ACCOUNTANT, CARIBBEAN PREMIER LEAGUE, ST LUCIA
An exciting position has become available for an accountant to work for the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) in the tournament’s St Lucia offices. The CPL is the leading entertainment product in the Caribbean and has seen amazing growth over the last six years. Since 2013 the tournament’s global television audience has continued to increase, reaching 200 million in 2018. The economic impact the tournament has had on the region has also been impressive, reaching close to US$100million in 2017. This role will be vital to ensuring the smooth running of the tournament that plays games in St Lucia, Jamaica, Trinidad, Barbados, St Kitts, Guyana and the USA.
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Skills & Experience
At least 5 years’ experience in a similar role.
Results orientated and has the ability to work well under pressure.
Preferably ACCA qualified or part-qualified.
Supervisory experience is essential.
Competent in Microsoft Excel
Must possess great organizational and communication skills (both written and verbal), with the ability to multitask and to prioritize your own workload.
Experience using Great Plains Accounting Software would be an asset
Monday – Friday role – 9.00am – 5.00pm
Main Duties & Responsibilities
1. Manage Accounts Payable
a. Data Entries for all suppliers invoices and payments
b. Preparation of payments
c. Payroll & Statutory returns
d. Vendors Reconciliation
e. CPL credit card – charges are supported with invoices and accounted for in a timely manner
2. Balance Sheet Reconciliation – Monthly Reconciliations including but not limited to
a. Prepayments – monthly General Ledger data entries and reconciliation
c. Ticket Sales Clearing Account
f. AP General Ledger & Sub Ledger Reconciliation
g. AR General Ledger & Sub Ledger Reconciliation
h. Deferred Revenue - monthly General Ledger data entries and reconciliation
i. Bank reconciliations
j. Fixed Assets Reconciliation
l. Payroll, PAYE & NIC Control Account
3. Daily bank reconciliation – updating bank accounts daily and preparing cash balance template
4. Updating & Maintaining Fixed Asset Book on Great Plains
5. Reviewing the VAT Returns for CPL Group
6. Aid in the month end reporting process
7. Assist with managing both External & Internal Audits
8. Supervising the AR Assistant and Finance Admin
9. Any other duties assigned from time to time