Senior Accounting Officer

POSITION

Senior Accounting Officer

The St. Christopher & Nevis Social Security Board invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the post of Senior Accounting Officer. The position is tenable in the St. Kitts Office.

APPLICANTS SHOULD POSSESS THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS AND JOB SKILLS

  • A minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance plus or pursing a professional qualification e.g. CPA, ACCA
  • Minimum of at least six years experience in a Senior position in an accounting/auditing environment
  • Proficient in the use of spreadsheets, word processing and accounting (ACCPAC preferred) related software
  • Strong skill in Excel
  • Knowledge of Social Security Regulations will be an asset
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Ability to carry out face-to-face and telephone contact in a highly professional manner
  • Ability to complete multiple tasks to deadlines and perform in a fast paced environment

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Works closely with the Accountant to prepare quarterly and annual financial statements with supporting schedules
  • Prepares monthly draft statements for presentation to the Accountant
  • Prepares monthly budget comparison with actual with explanation of variances
  • Performs and supervises the maintenance of subsidiary ledgers
  • Ensures adherence to internal control procedures to ensure the integrity of accounting and reporting system.
  • Provides the requisite support to the Accountant to ensure the implementation of accounting best practices in the organisation

Interested persons are asked to submit application to the following address by October 30th, 2020

The Director
Social Security Board
P.O. Box 79 Bay Road
Basseterre St Kitts

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    Alternatively, you may send applications to:
    Senior Human Resource Manager
    St. Christopher and Nevis Social Security Board
    Robert L. Bradshaw Building
    P.O. Box 79, Bay Road
    Basseterre, St. Kitts

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      GENERAL INFORMATION

      for your convenience

      OPENING HOURS

      Monday to Thursday
      8:15 AM – 4:30 PM

      Friday
      8:15 AM – 4:15 PM

      Saturday to Sunday – Closed
      Public Holidays – Closed

      HEAD OFFICE

      Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw Building
      P.O. Box 79
      Bay Road, Basseterre
      St. Kitts

      Tel: (869) 465-2535 / 2536
      Fax: (869) 465-5051
      pubinfo@socialsecurity.kn

      BRANCH OFFICE

      Pinney’s Estate
      St. Thomas’ Parish
      P.O. Box 667
      Nevis

      Tel: (869) 469-5245 / 0204
      Fax: (869) 469-1046
      nevis@socialsecurity.kn

        Head Office

        Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw Building
        P.O. Box 79
        Bay Road, Basseterre, St. Kitts

        PHONE: +1 (869) 465-2535
        EMAIL: pubinfo@socialsecurity.kn

        Branch Office

        Pinney’s Commercial Site
        P.O. Box 667
        Nevis

        PHONE: +1 (869) 469-5245
        EMAIL: nevis@socialsecurity.kn