Overview

Title: Accountant

Location: Garowe, Puntland. 

Reporting to: General Manager

Maandeeq Group is one of the leading business companies in Somalia, specializing in the manufacturing of various products, Importing of different materials, exporting of finished and semi-finished products, construction works, and  logistics. Maandeeq Group has many subsidiaries, including Maandeeq Factory. 

Maandeeq Factory is of the leading local manufacturing industries in Somalia, producing high quality interlocks, curbstones, blocks, and other cement products. Maandeeq Factory is seeking to recruit an accountant who will handle all the accounting duties of the Company. As an accountant, you will be responsible for preparing accounts, budgeting and managing financial information. Accountants’ core responsibilities are typically to prepare and examine financial records, assuring information is up to date and accurate.

The following are some of the key duties and responsibilities:

  • Oversee the company’s financial operations and ensure timely and accurate financial reports and practices, such as cash management, payroll, financial disbursements, ledgers, and so on.
  • responsible for entering financial information and maintaining all financial records for tansactions and projects of  the Company.
  • preparing and maintaining client agreements and staff contracts.
  • Manage financial control, prepare and analyze budgets, generate financial reports, and make budget spending recommendations to the Company.
  • oversee all procurements and purchases undertaken of the Company;
  • Monitor the expenditures to ensure that the Company budgets are utilized appropriately at the end of each month.
  • Ensure that all financial reporting is completed on time and submitted to General Manager and Company Board;
  • Oversee the financial audits of all the Company’s transactions and projects.
  • Contribute financial resources to bid development, procurement management, HRM policies, logistics, travel, and other administrative areas.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or a related field of business administration is required.
    proven track record of experience in budget and financial report preparation.
  • A Certificate in Secretarial is an added advantage.
  • Proficiency in computer knowledge and accounting packages and experience in using accountant’s software (e.g., QuickBooks) and Excel spreadsheets
  • You must be proactive and capable of managing your workload while working under the supervision of the general manager.
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant professional working experience in the areas of accounting, finance, and administration is preferable in a high-income company.

Personal characteristics

  • Good interpersonal skills are essential for establishing and maintaining productive working relationships.
  • excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with people from a variety of professional and national backgrounds
  • You must be highly motivated, enthusiastic, well-organized, and capable of working under pressure.
  • You may be required to work irregular hours in accordance with the needs of the role;

How to apply:

Maandeeq Factory is committed to offering fair remuneration based on qualifications and experience. If you meet the above requirements, please send your cover letter, resume, and contact details of three professional references to maandeeqgroup@gmail.com with the subject line “Accountant” not later than February 15, 2022, at 2:00 pm.

Due to the volume of applications, Maandeeq Factory receives, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.