JOB: Accounts Receivable Officer

Our Client, a company in the FMCG industry is looking to fill the following position;

Position: Accounts Receivable Officer

Reporting to: Finance Controller

Job purpose summary

  •  To have a person responsible for all projects’ invoicing and debt collection.
    • To ensure that all customers (debtors) accounts are reconciled on a regular basis (monthly

Roles & responsibilities

  •  Maintain an updated debtor aging status report.
  •  Maintain ledger accounts for all debtors.
  •  To ensure that all income is received and booked in the right period.
  •  Act as the contact person between the organization and all customers (debtors).
  •  Maintain an updated debtors list.
  •  Take an active role in budget preparation process.
  •  Take active role in cash flow preparation.
  •  Receive revenue and issuing receipts for record purposes.
  •  Ensure clients transfers reflect in bank on timely basis.
    • Works with the sales representatives to coordinate debt collection, understand sale circle and when invoicing is due and credit terms.
    • Serves as key leader with understanding of the business and technical financial processes compliance in terms of tax and other aspects


  •  Bachelors’ degree preferably with a major in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration.
  •  ACCA, or CPA graduate
  •  Proven track record of success and accomplishment in previous position(s).
  •  Knowledge of IFRS procedures and policies strongly preferred.
  •  Knowledge of internal controls and procedures
  •  Strong track record on integrity and business conduct standards

 ·    Minimum 2 years’ managing corporate accounts receivable;

  •  Preferably experience with ERP
  •   Experience of manufacturing industry would be an advantage.


  •   Strong process and management skills
    •  Ability to deal with rapidly shifting priorities and work demands, and willingness to  learn new skills and seek help from others
    •  Ability to contribute to team performance with strong interpersonal and communications skills with attention to details.
  •  Ability to work under strict deadline and deliver quality results with limited supervision.
  •  Excellent problem solving and analytical skills


All applications should be done on or before close of business 3rd November 2017 on link below:


Please state your current and expected salary.Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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