For our subsidiary in Dakar / Senegal we are looking at the earliest opportunity for an

Accounting Specialist (m/f/d)

Sector: Administration

Location: Dakar / Senegal

Your tasks

  • Control of cash and bank books in local and foreign currency
  • Preparation and updating of the monthly and annual liquidity plan
  • Final revision of the local salary processing
  • Monitoring of the compliance with local tax laws
  • Validation of monthly accounting, annual accounts and tax returns
  • Issuing commercial invoices to local customers and controlling payments
  • Initiation of all payments
  • Administration of all local contracts
  • Cooperation with local institutions (tax consultants, banks, ministries, etc.)
  • Updating of branch licences, certificates, etc.
  • Internal reporting to the headquarter
  • Supervision of the local IT department

Your profile

  • Successfully completed business studies with a focus on finance /
    accounting / controlling
  • At least 5 years professional experience in the field of accounting / controlling
  • Willingness and ability to familiarise yourself with new topics
  • Secure handling of the MS-Office package, in particular MS-Excel
  • Very good knowledge of spoken and written French
  • Working experience abroad advantageous, especially on the African continent
  • Analytical skills and high numerical affinity
  • Absolute discretion, care and reliability
  • High comprehension, individual initiative and independent way of working
  • Tropical fitness

Our offer

  • Versatile and exciting tasks with a high degree of personal responsibility
  • Opportunities for individual development
  • Working in an intercultural team with an international working environment
  • Flat hierarchies with short decision paths
  • Flexible working hours and an attractive benefit package
  • Specialist induction as well as internal and external trainings

Then we look forward to receiving your detailed application documents
in English
including your salary expectations and your next possible starting date.

If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Julia Hacker: +49 911 424 65-117.

We look forward to hearing from you!