Chief Accountant

    • Full Time
    • Maputo

    Heading Moçambique

    Heading is recruiting for its client, an oil and gas company, a Chief Accountant (m/f), to be based in Maputo, Mozambique.

    • Purpose: Assist the Chief Accountant in the processing of invoices from receipt to payment, in issuing the billing and maintaining the Company’s General Ledger
    • The incumbent is able to perform the following tasks in relation for EME and its branches:
    • Booking of invoices received and matching to contracts in SAP
    • Follow of invoice approvals with user departments
    • Deal with company contractors on invoice payment matters
    • General ledger maintenance and journal preparation
    • Calculation of accounting entries for month-end processes (depreciation, capitalization, etc.)
    • Reconciliation of relevant balance sheet accounts
    • Execute cost allocation in SAP and generate debit notes to group companies
    • Prepare monthly billing statement for operated Joint Ventures
    • Checking, seeking approval and booking of non-operated monthly billings and cash calls in ledger
    • Preparation of bank reconciliations on monthly basis


    • Degree in Finance, Business Admin Professional or other related discipline
    • 3-5 years of experience of working in the Budgeting & Planning Department of a well reputed global/multinational organization
    • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices
    • Experience with SAP or similar ERP system (knowledge of Hyperion is a plus)
    • Advanced MS Office skills (Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
    • Strong Analytical & Organizational Skills
    • Must be a professional of unquestionable integrity, credibility and character
    • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
    • Vision and values through project/team work
    • Ability to adapt to a challenging and developing environment; willingness to take on new responsibilities as our business evolves
    • Strong interpersonal skills (communication, persuasion, motivation, and loyalty)
    • HSE-related training

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