Senior Accountant

Wienco Ghana

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Wienco Ghana seeks the services of a Senior Accountant 


Job Title: Senior Accountant 


Job Location: Northern Region (Babbator) Farm


Job Description

Reporting to the Chief Finance Officer, the Senior Accountant will:

  • Ensures prompt and regular closure of monthly accounts
  • Ensures regular filing of statutory obligations
  • Ensures the preparation of Annual Financial reports
  • Ensures the preparation of Annual Budget
  • Monthly Analysis and reconciliation of suppliers and debtors accounts
  • Periodic reconciliation of staffs benefits including retirement benefits, 2nd tier investments etc
  • Liaises with auditors on year-end financial statement audits
  • Review of PAYE Analysis / SSF /2nd Tier contributions
  • Reconciliation of staffs 2nd Tier contribution with Fund Managers
  • Follow up on receivables from business partners (Vendors)
  • Monthly reconciliation of RMG intercompany transactions
  • Ensures regular stock taking exercise
  • Review of bank reconciliations
  • Ensuring Preparation of periodic cash flow
  • Intercompany reconciliations
  • Manage the acquisition of capital assets and ensure that the assets are properly recorded, amortized and disposed off
  • Oversee all payroll functions to ensure that employees are paid in a timely and accurate manner
  • Monitor risk management policies and procedures to ensure that program’s risk are minimized
  • Monitor banking activities of the organization
  • Negotiate with banks for credit lines or other financial services required
  • Preparation of year end account for Audit
  • Handling of Corporate taxes
  • Handling Tax audit
  • Check Computation of Capital Allowance by the External Auditors
  • Monthly reconciliation of all company transactions. Perform other assigned duties by the CFO


Qualification and Requirements

  • Completion of a Bachelor's Degree at an accredited College or University
  • Completion of a Master's Degree at an accredited College or University
  • Certified Chartered Accountant with CA OR ACCA
  • Three (3) to five (5) years of financial experience and management experience with the day-to-day financial operations of an organization of at least 20 staff persons
  • Any equivalent combination of education and experience determined to be acceptable
  • General office software, particularly the Microsoft Office Suite, SAP and Sage software (or other similar software) and use of databases
  • Must have adept knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Must be knowledgeable and proficient in the use of SAP, Tally, Excel and other Accounting software
  • Must possess strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Must be extremely efficient and results-oriented
  • Must be highly dependable and reliable at all times
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must have excellent leadership abilities since position has a supervisory role
  • Must be trustworthy and be capable of handling confidential information
  • Must have effective time management skills and be able to meet all deadlines despite professional challenges
  • Ability to organize and coordinate others work
  • Role is at Babbator a suburb in Northern Region 
  • Applicant will be working from a very remote area 
  • Would perform administrative functions as well



Wienco Ghana

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)


Northern Region


Accounting / Audit / Tax

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

3 - 5 years