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Senior Accountant - Rwanda

Closing: Feb 26, 2024

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Published: Jan 29, 2024 (26 days ago)

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Chipper Cash is Africa’s modern mobile payments platform. We’re helping friends, families and loved ones stay connected and securely send money across Africa with incredible ease and peace of mind. Our cross-border payments infrastructure also helps merchants and businesses in Africa accept payments on the internet with no friction. Over 3 million users have joined so far and we’re growing very fast. We have raised a total of $152.2M from Jeff Bezos, Joe Montana and some of the most reputable fintech Venture Capital firms in the world to accelerate the growth of financial services within Africa.


Responsibilities
Chipper Cash is Africa’s modern mobile payments platform. We’re helping friends, families and loved ones stay connected and securely send money across Africa with incredible ease and peace of mind. Our cross-border payments infrastructure also helps merchants and businesses in Africa accept payments on the internet with no friction. Over 3 million users have joined so far and we’re growing very fast. We have raised a total of $152.2M from Jeff Bezos, Joe Montana and some of the most reputable fintech Venture Capital firms in the world to accelerate the growth of financial services within Africa.


  • Provide finance, accounting and tax support to the Finance department in Rwanda and other Chipper subsidiaries as required

  • General ledger posting of financial transactions and activities

  • Prepare financial regulatory reports on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis as required by the different regulators.
  • Support the Director of Finance in annual external audits and provide all documents requested by auditors

  • Assist the Director of Finance in budget monitoring and tracking

  • Support intercompany transactions and reconciliation on a monthly basis

  • Support monthly payroll administration such as payroll preparation, paystub creation, and payroll tax/deductions compliance

  • Support tax compliance by filing tax returns, generating tax payment slips and ensuring all payroll taxes are paid on time

  • Support the resolution of RRA requests in a timely manner

  • Manage cash flow, ensure optimal bank balances, and perform monthly bank reconciliations, including office petty cash

  • Maintain proper documentation of accounting records both in hard and soft copies

  • Compile payables list and ensure all payments are made on time

  • Review the accuracy of payments and supporting documents before payments are disbursed such as invoices, requisitions, SLAs, etc.

  • Coordinate office administration roles

What You Should Have

  • 5+ years of experience in accounting, with experience in finance, tax, and payroll

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting

  • In-depth knowledge of RRA in regards to tax obligations, tax filing, submission and payment processes

  • Ideally a Certified Accountant and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Rwanda, ACCA
  • Attention to detail

  • Analytical and financial skills

  • Self-driven, self-starter with a global mindset

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Experience in the Fintech industry will be an added advantage


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