Career Opportunity – Accountant (Project) Not Vacant (FMG/PA 1)

JOB PURPOSE

Performs accounting duties for the respective activities and accurate accounting for Projects.

 

KEY OUTPUTS

  1. Generation of Commitment reports at stipulated period
  2. Preparation of Expenditure Statements at given intervals

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS

  1. Maintains Commitment for Activities under Capital A & B accounts
  2. Certifies payment vouchers
  3. Prepares payment vouchers
  4. Maintains General Ledger for Projects
  5. Posts warrant allocation to respective activities
  6. Prepares Salary Journals
  7. Prepares Cheques
  8. Performs any other related duties that may be assigned from time to time

 

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES

Functional / Technical Competencies Levels
Knowledge of the Finance Administration and Audit Act 2
Knowledge of International Accounting Standard 2
Use of Technology 2

 

Core Competencies Levels
Written communication skills 2
Oral communications 2
Interpersonal skills 2
Teamwork and cooperation 2
Problem solving and decision making skills 2
Initiative 2
Analytical skills 2

 

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • AAT Level 3 or;                                                                                                                                                        
  • ACCA-CAT Level 3 or;                                                                                                                         
  • Diploma in Accounting from a recognised University or;                                                                                               
  • Asc. – Accounting, MIND or;                                                                   
  • Diploma in Government Accounting, MIND or;                                                                               
  • Bsc in Accounting/ Management Studies with Accounting or BBA from a recognised University

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Interested persons may apply in writing accompanied by resumes. Applications must be submitted no later than Friday, October 26, 2018 to:
Director
Human Resource Management & Development
Ministry of Health
10A Chelsea Avenue
Kingston 10
jobs@moh.gov.jm

Please note that responses will be sent to short- listed applicants only