Executive - Finance

Accounting / Auditing / Finance

About the Employer

Job Description

A culture of innovation. Road to excellence.

The Keells Distribution Centre

(located in Kerawalapitiya) is the largest technologically advanced distribution centre in modern retail. The centre plays a crucial role in sustaining the operations of one of the leading retailers in Sri Lanka; Keells Supermarkets. On this journey in delivering our core purpose of improving the quality of life for the nation, we are passionate in growing Sri Lanka's best retail and distribution centre teams. If you want to join us on this journey towards delivering retail excellence, then we can really support your ambitions and future growth.

Come join our team as an Executive - Finance

What you have to do

  • Preparation of best estimates, b/s reviews, p&s closure, provisioning,. and end to end bookkeeping of the entity
  • Ensure monthly, quarterly, and ad-hoc reports are prepared for stakeholders
  • Formulation of monthly income tax/ deferred tax computations, VAT computations, SSCL computations and timely upload of tax documents to IRD portals and JKH portals etc
  • Assisting in handling the PC float of the entity and ensuring the petty cash float is reimbursed on timely basis
  • Performing bank reconciliation for all accounts of the entity on a timely and accurate manner
  • Complete of ad hoc reports based on management's request
  • Maintain accurate schedules for diesel issuance and receipts
  • Make sure miscellaneous cash receipts are banked timely

What you need

  • Possess a degree or equivalent, part qualified in CIMA, CA, ACCA
  • Minimum 1 to 2 years' experience in a Finance related role
  • Previous experience into external audit and SAP knowledge will be an added advantage
  • Good knowledge and understanding of accounting standards, tax regulations etc
  • Proficiency in MS office applications
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • A positive attitude about new challenges with a learning mindset

If interested send your application within 7 days of the advertisement

to careers.lpi@keells.com mentioning the position applied for in the subject header. Kindly note only the shortlisted candidates will be notified.

John Keells Group is an equal opportunity employer and we invite applications from all suitably qualified individuals to join our team