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Senior Accountant Job in Ethiopia

LonAdd Consultancy Plc

LonAdd HR Consultancy Plc ( is a Recruitment & Outsourcing Company based in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, with branch offices in Dukem and Hawassa. 


Job Purpose

The Senior Accountant supports with a wide variety of functions which include transactional processing, financial analysis, annual budget development and monitoring, cost allocation, monthly forecasts, program and annual audit support and the implementation of financial and compliance controls. S/He serves as a key resource for the organization and provides daily financial oversight to ensure that the financial records are complete, accurate and comply with generally accepted accounting principles, policies and regulations, to facilitate solid decision support.



  • Process and post all bank & cash entries and perform bank reconciliation
  • Update accounts receivable and issue invoices, outstanding statement and do the customer reconciliation
  • Update accounts payable and perform reconciliations
  • Perform Physical stock take and stock reconciliation along with Store in charge
  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Maintain Fixed Asset Register and process depreciation.
  • Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines
  • Assist in reviewing of expenses, payroll records etc. as assigned
  • Knowledge of Material & Product costing
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
  • Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports
  • Assist Finance Manager in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
  • Assist with other accounting projects

Key Skills/Experience Required

  • Bachelor degree or above in Accounting, Finance or other relevant majors and 3-5 years and above work experience

Competencies Required

  • Has peachtree, quickbook and other relevant accounting software skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills Excellent interpersonal skill
  • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
  • Professional attitude and Confidentiality
  • Excellent computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel.

How to apply 

Interested applicants with the appropriate qualifications and experience should submit their most recent and detailed CV only, via email to, by putting Application for Senior Accountant in the subject box.

Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted

 Female Candidates are highly encouraged

Application Deadline: August 7th, 2018

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