Our vision : Easy Air Travel every step of the way.
Around the world, nearly every passenger flight relies on SITA technology. Globally, almost every airport and airline does business with us, and it’s our job to support their operations.
As the world's leading air transport IT and communications specialist, we’re committed to meeting the demands of the air transport industry around the clock, every day.
The General Ledger Accountant is responsible for completing a range of financial activities and tasks resulting in the presentation of financial and management reports.
These activities may include analytical support to management and delivering key analysis of the financial and operational performance on a continuous basis and the review and interpretation of transactions and events in order to assist the business in making sound commercial and economic decisions.
The General Ledger Accountant may also be responsible for administrative tasks relating to areas beyond finance which require management as they impact the finance function (e.g. payroll).
Monthly reconciliation / analysis of Balance sheet accounts assigned to General Ledger team (including follow-up regarding reconciling items);
Assist in the preparation of month-end quarter-end and year-end reporting for areas of responsibility including delivering explanations on all balances and ensure follow up on outstanding balances taking corrective action in the following month;
Assist in the preparation of calculating financial ratios and maintaining historical records of ratios;
Assist in preparing the interpretation of data for the purpose of determining past financial performance;
Prepare information required for external audit and internal audit as directed;
Assist in the completion of filing of local financial statements VAT and corporate income tax and other compliance activities;
Ensure information provided follows group accounting policies and procedures internal control guidelines and Business Process Blueprints;
Ensure customer service levels are delivered as per Service Level Agreements;
Complete activities relating to process improvements and departmental project initiatives;
Close cooperation with other Finance teams within Finance Centre and other non-Finance departments.
University Degree in Accounting or equivalent, or Higher College education in Business studies;
Minimum Level B English in speaking and written communication;
Professional qualification is desirable.
2 / 3 years of work experience in an accounting environment preferably within a medium to large international company;
Previous experience in audit activities is an advantage.
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Good analytical capabilities;
Ability to work within tight deadlines, identifying priorities whilst remaining flexible;
Ability to multi-task and manage pressure;
Good communication skills with the ability to engage effectively with internal and external customers at all level;
Demonstrate unfailing business ethics ability to use sound judgement discretion and professional integrity;
Proficiency in spoken and written English; knowledge of other languages is an advantage;
Demonstrated PC proficiency (excellent working knowledge of MS Excel pivot tables, formulas, etc. as well as MS Word and MS Power Point);
Working knowledge of Oracle applications would be an advantage;
Good working knowledge of local GAAP for the area of responsibility is a prerequisite.
WHY SHOULD YOU BE INTERESTED?
Learning Opportunity this is a challenging role which will grow your capability.
Career Development we hire about 30% of our roles internally.
We are one of the leading innovators for the Aviation sector globally come be part of driving the evolution of your future travel experiences!
International Environment we have a very international employee base and we are in over 130 countries!