Shayashone Trading PLC

Shayashone is an emerging business engaged in agribusiness advisory/consultancy services, manufacturing and distribution, commercialization of social impact products, and import and export. Recently, the company has expanded its portfolio to the education sector on a project with a development organization.

Shayashone PLC is seeking to hire a compliment Junior Accountant for its affiliate company PHK Trading PLC that is sole distributor of PICS Bags in Ethiopia and now has expanded its horizon in multiple agro-input products. The Junior Accountant will be in charge responsible for posting journal entries, updating financial statements, maintaining accounts receivable and accounts payable, paying monthly payroll, and preparing financial reports.

Shayashone Trading PLC External Vacancy Announcement

Job Position – Junior Accountant Officer

Required Qualification and Experience
Education:BA Degree Finance and Accounting
1-year of working experience preferably in import and export, business development, agri-business, market development, and other related fields

Additional Skill:
Excellent organizing abilities
Great attention to detail
Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
Proficiency in using Accounting Software (Peachtree) and Ms Excel
Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices

Key Roles and Responsibilities:
Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
Update accounts receivable and issue invoices
Update accounts payable, process payments and perform reconciliations
Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
Prepare bank reconciliation on a monthly basis.
Follow up inventory reports and reconciliation on a daily basis.
Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records etc. as assigned
Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
Prepare and submit daily/ weekly/monthly reports
Prepare and file timely tax returns including payroll tax, pension, withholding, VAT, Royalty, annual profit tax and others as needed.
Follow up Value added tax refunds from the Tax Authority.
Liaise with external auditors to facilitate annual Statutory Audit.
Assist senior accountants in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
Assist with other accounting projects
Benefits and Compensation
Salary: Negotiable but competitive.
Other: Medical and Life Insurance
Location: Addis Ababa
Deadline: Apr 2, 2024

How to Apply:
Interested and qualified applicants send only your CV and Cover Letter to [email protected] before April 02, 2024.  Please indicate the job title you are applying for in the subject of your email.  Women applicants are highly encouraged.