Caribbean HR Solutions is the Caribbean's premier HR Outsourcing company specializing in Executive Search, Recruiting, HRO and Payroll services. On BEHALF of OUR CLIENT, SmartBooks, we solicit candidates to apply for the following role:
SmartBooks manages the finance departments of hundreds of small businesses throughout the US. Whether our clients require outsourced accounting, CFO services, tax, payroll or HR help, SmartBooks has a solution. To support our growth, SmartBooks is opening an office in Kingston, Jamaica to service US-based clients. We are looking for experienced accountants to join our team.
The Cloud Accountant will perform a variety of accounting and bookkeeping tasks including accounts payable, accounts reconciliations, journal entries, performing month-end closes, and financial report preparation. This is a client-facing role. You will be communicating directly with clients in the US via phone, email and video conference and will collaborate with our US team members as well.
What are we looking for?
What do you need to have?
- A Chartered Accountant or someone on a path to becoming a Chartered Accountant, looking to learn and grow;
- You enjoy the challenge of working with multiple clients, learning their businesses, and helping them succeed;
- Break down accounting issues into simple consistent processes;
- Savvy with computers & software, able to embrace new technologies;
- Experience working with small businesses and have a customer service drive;
- Produce financial reports that are accurate and insightful;
- Must be highly productive, organized and deadline-driven.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent accounting certification;
- Strong knowledge of Quickbooks Accounting Software;
- Prior experience supporting overseas clients remotely would be an asset;
- Working knowledge of various accounting tools including Excel;
- Self-motivated and be able to work independently.
Though we appreciate all candidates, only those shortlisted candidates will be contacted.