Accountant

Job Title: Accountant
Work Location: Butwal/Bhairahawa, Nepal
Role Type: Full Time
Division: Agro

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

1. Execute and oversee daily financial transactions, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and general ledger entries.
2. Ensure timely and accurate recording of financial data in the accounting system.
3. Generate and issue invoices to clients accurately and in a timely manner.
4. Prepare and dispatch challans as required for efficient order fulfillment.
5. Receive, record and deposit cheques and cash in a timely manner.
6. Reconcile bank statements, vendor accounts, and customer accounts regularly.
7. Manage petty cash transactions, including disbursements and reimbursements.
8. Investigate and resolve discrepancies to maintain the integrity of financial records.
9. Assist in the preparation of monthly MIS reports, financial statements, and any other monthly and annual reports.
10. Collaborate with the finance team in the development and monitoring of budgets.
11. Support internal and external audit processes by preparing documentation and responding to audit enquiries.
12. Stay informed about changes in accounting regulations and ensure adherence to accounting principles.

Skills/Job Specification:

• Proven experience of at least 3-5 years in accounting.
• Strong understanding of accounting principles and financial regulations.
• Proficiency in using Tally and other accounting software and Microsoft Excel.
• Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills.
• Strong communication and interpersonal abilities, with the ability to communicate financial insights to non-financial stakeholders.
• Knowledge of relevant accounting standards and regulatory requirements.
• Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.

Academic Qualification:

• Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting preferably Masters or Semi Qualified CA.