Jobs in Jamaica: Chief Accountant

JOB TITLE: Chief Accountant

LOCATION:  Heart Trust/NTA, Kingston

DESCRIPTION: Planning, coordinating, executing and controlling financial and accounting functions, thereby ensuring accuracy of all assigned general ledgers and subsidiary ledgers in compliance with international standards, through the implementation of appropriate policies, procedures and strategies; Executing, maintaining and reviewing systems to achieve and sustain training and certification, staff development, security and efficiency of assets, effective administration, viable commercial operations, through the efficient management of budgetary resources.

QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors Degree in Management/Accounting or ACCA Level II or equivalent OR NVQ Level IV Public Sector Administration-Senior Accountant-Finance and Accounting; In-depth knowledge of Supervisory Management; In-depth knowledge of Asset Management; Knowledge of Cost Accounting; Knowledge of the agriculture and hospitality industries; At least five (5) years experience in an accounting environment two (2) of which should be at the supervisory level. This is a travelling position and as such, all applicants must possess a reliable motor vehicle and a valid Drivers’ License

CONTACT INFORMATION: The Director – Human Resource Management, Human Resource Management Department, Heart Trust/NTA Corporate Office, 6b Oxford Road, Kingston 5; Email: [email protected]

APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 21, 2014