2021CMH - Accountant


Douala, LT, CM

Company:  COTCO

Job Role Summary

The Accountant reports to the Accounting Supervisor and has the following responsibilities:
1.    Perform balance sheet accounts reconciliation
2.    Prepare the financial statements for Shareholders
3.    Manage and coordinate accruals review and posting
4.    Balance sheet report, analysis and aged items tracking
5.    Perform monthly department costs analysis
6.    Daily Bank reconciliation and posting
7.    Petty cash account control
8.    Interact with External and internal auditors
9.    Improve General Ledger cost coding by developing and implementing best practices

Work location is Douala, with periodic trips to COTCO sites (Dompta, Belabo, Kribi and offshore), depending on operations requirements.

Expected Level of Proficiency

The candidate must have a Master Degree in Finance or Accounting (BAC +4 or 5) with proven work experience of minimum 4 years as an Accountant or Financial Analyst.

Must be able to speak English and French, with the ability to communicate in English over the phone and via email. 

Knowledge of SAP Enterprise Accounting System is an added advantage.


Ability to communicate and work with others at all organizational levels
Ability to meet deadlines and to adapt to changing challenges
Open-mind and ready to learn from others



Alternate Location:  
S.A. avec Conseil d’Administration au capital de 67 855 300 dollars américains. 
164 Rue Toyota (Rue 1.239) Bonapriso,
B. P. 3738 Douala, Cameroun, 
R.C. /DLA/1997/B/018521, 
Numéro de contribuable : M 089700006137L, Tel : (237) 2 33 50 28 00 / 2 33 42 62 12 / 2 33 42 76 01 / 2 33 42 76 03, 
Fax : (237) 2 33 42 95 96 / 2 33 50 28 42

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