Chief Accountant (working at Vientiane Province, Laos)


Job description

  • Handle full spectrum of financial and cost accounting role eg. AR, AP, GL, forecasting, budgeting etc;
  • Be responsible for day to day finance and accounts operations;
  • Be responsible for PIT, CIT & Internal/external Audit;
  • Perform full set of accounts and ensure timely closing of accounts;
  • Perform project cost forecasts/budgets, cost tracking, monitoring and controls;
  • Responsible for timely monthly consolidated financial statements, payments, cash-flow management reporting for submission to BOD (Board of Directors);
  • Review & approve payment vouchers & journal entries;
  • Perform cash flow forecasting, budgeting and working closely with the operations and project teams in analyzing margins, variances and cost analysis; 
  • Issue project cost reports for review and approval;
  • Develop and maintain internal control and effective accounting system and policies for the set up;
  • Report to BOM the monthly variance;
  • Establish and maintain systems for cost-sensitivity analysis and early-warning of cost-overruns;
  • Work consultatively with the respective departments on cost reduction initiatives;
  • Location: Vitapark Economics Zone, at Km22 Nonthong in Xaythany district, Vientiane Province, Laos.

Job Requirement

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting. Chief Accountant Certification;
  • Skills and abilities: PC literacy (MS Office, Excel in particular); Excellent organisation and documentation abilities; Excellent accounting software user knowledge. Strong communication skills with Tax Officers;
  • Having 3 years of experience as a Chief Accountant in manufactory;
  • Have strong communication skills in English, written and orally.

Required Job Skills

accounting spectrum forecasting operations reporting policies economics documentation software communication