Sunday , January 29 2023

Assistant Finance Hiring Near Me

Centre for Economic Research in Pakistan (CERP)

About the job

About CERP

The Centre for Economic Research in Pakistan, or CERP, is a leading independent nonpartisan policy institution focused on improving decision-making in Pakistan through evidence-informed research, engaging with policy counterparts with real policy challenges, and designing and advising on high-impact reforms based on data. At CERP, we also deploy cutting-edge pedagogy tailored for Pakistan and provide data insights to the private sector on product and process design.

Job Description and Responsibilities

  • Have good knowledge of bookkeeping in terms of maintenance of the General Ledger, and preparation of Trial Balance and Accounts.
  • Preparation and recording of Journal Vouchers (JV), Bank Payment Vouchers (BPV), and Bank Receipts vouchers (BRV).
  • Assist in the preparation of Trial Balance and closing of accounts on monthly basis in an ERP environment.
  • Independent ownership of payment process, maintenance of bank book, and bank reconciliation.
  • Shows basic knowledge of tax laws. Ensure compliance with tax laws while making payments and assist in preparing regular tax returns.
  • Assist in maintaining documentation, compliance, and reporting needs of research grants and contracts.
  • Ensure all expenses are allocated and booked properly among the projects.
  • Liaison with Tax Consultant.
  • Perform related duties as assigned by seniors.
  • Other duties as necessary

Required Qualifications

  • ACCA-Affiliate,, BS Accounting and Finance
  • Up to 0-1 year of post-qualification industry experience in accounts and finance for ACCA-Affiliate.
  • Up to 1-3 years of post-qualification industry experience in accounts and finance for BS Accounting and Finance.
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently, but also as part of a team
  • Effective written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Experience in NPO and handling grand-based projects will be added advantage.
  • Proficient in MS Office suite with an understanding of the role of IT in management; knowledge of ERP is a strong plus.

Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Only successful candidates will be contacted regarding further steps in the application process.

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