CHIEF ACCOUNTANT - FMCG - ANGOLA

Luanda Permanent
  • Leading global player in the FMCG industry with a presence in Africa & Europe
  • This role is based in Luanda, Angola

About Our Client

Our client is a global player in the FMCG industry with a strong presence in Africa and Europe. Their operations include both manufacturing and distribution of consumer goods within Angola. Due to the expansion of their operations, they are actively recruiting a Chief Accountant to join their growing team in Luanda.

Job Description

Reporting to the Finance Director and General Manager , you are required to carry out the below duties:

  • This role will require you to deal frequently with the local Angolan banks.
  • You have a strong knowledge of the Angolan tax laws and export regulations
  • Ensure accurate and complete bookkeeping, including general accounting, payables & receiveables , fixed assets & cost accounting
  • You are able to lead and motivate a team of accounting professionals
  • Working effectively with the Finance Director and the leadership teams on implementing financial strategies to reduce manufacturing costs
  • Prepare monthly financial reports, including budget forecasts and can present it to the executive team
  • Responsible for ensuring all the current accounting and tax standards for the company are in compliance with the Angolan jurisdictions

The Successful Applicant

You bring 5 years of working experience as a Chief Accountant in an FMCG or food manufacturing industry, preferably in Angola
Strong knowledge of commercial, import and business taxation laws & regulations in Angola is required
Bachelors degree in Accounting & Finance is preferred
Excellent fluency in English & Portuguese is mandatory
Advanced user of Microsoft Excel is a bonus
Must be willing to relocate to Luanda, Angola

What's on Offer

Expat package + accommodation and benefits

Contact
Ridge Fernandes
Quote job ref
JN-102023-6202082
Phone number
+33141927070

Job summary

Function
Accounting & Finance
Specialisation
Finance Manager
Industry
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Luanda
Job Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Ridge Fernandes
Consultant phone
+33141927070
Job Reference
JN-102023-6202082