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  • Posted: Mar 25, 2020
    Deadline: Mar 27, 2020
  • The Volvo Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines. The Group also provides complete solutions for financing and service. The Volvo Group, with its headquarters in Gothenburg, employs about 95,000 people, has production facilities in 18 countries and sells its products ...
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    Financial Accountant

    Job Objectives

    • Posts journal entries, reconciles accounts and maintains a complete and accurate general ledger.
    • Prepares and delivers financial reporting according to local rules, laws and regulations, as well as in compliance with IFRS and Volvo Group reporting standards
    • Performs month-end close responsibilities in an accurate and timely manner to ensure accurate reporting.
    • Processes daily banking transactions and monitors liquidity)
    • Conducts the tax reporting according to local rules, including the tax pack and handle any queries and variances.
    • Supports continuous process improvements within the accounting and finance function.
    • Ensures practices are in compliant with good internal controls.
    • Participates in ad-hoc analysis based on business needs.

    Education & Job Experience

    • B.Comm Accounting or B.Com Honours
    • Relevant professional qualification in financial accounting, eg. CPA, CIMA, ACA, ACCA etc
    • 1 - 3 years of experience working in accounting
    • Experience within the Commercial vehicle or Financial Service industry.

    Job Knowledge & Skills

    • Experience in financial accounting, reporting and consolidation, financial planning, business analysis and tax, preferably in the financial service industry.
    • Understanding of financial services and the relevant IFRS reporting
    • Knowledge of reporting and planning procedures within a multi-national environment preferred
    • Attitude to solve problems and find the right solutions
    • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
    • Ability to classify and manage multiple priorities
    • Attention to detail
    • Analytical skills
    • Computer skills - advance excel skills

    Competency Requirements

    • Adhering to Principles and Values
    • Planning and Organising
    • Analysing
    • Applying Expertise and Technology
    • Coping with Pressures and Setbacks
    • Following Instructions and Procedures
    • Writing and Reporting


    • Deciding and Initiating Action
    • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
    • Adapting and Responding to Change
    • Working with People
    • Relating and Networking

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Volvo Group on to apply
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