Location

Colombo, Sri Lanka

Functional Area

Diagnostic Accounting

Education/ Experience and Skills Requirement
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/be a Member or Passed Finalist of CA Sri Lanka or ACCA
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience preferably at a top-5 audit firm in Sri Lanka or Overseas
  • Good communication skills in written and spoken English
  • Excellent knowledge of advanced MS Excel
  • Good analytical and number-crunching skills and conceptual thinking
  • The ability to work independently under minimum supervision and be a team player
  • Absolute attention to detail and be willing to work to tight deadlines
Responsibilities
  • Support a global investment bank through studying annual reports and other publicly available information on companies and identifying any material issues/concerns and deviations from relevant local and international accounting standards
  • Identify instances where financial statements do not record the economic substance of a transaction, where the accounting is inaccurate, or where the accounting treatment may be misused to change the outlook of results
  • Review historical annual report information and undertake analytical review procedures to identify the issues in the financial statements
  • Interpret the issues identified as to their impact on the company’s earnings and valuation
  • Write concise reports on the findings and conclusions drawn

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