Chartered Accountant

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Employer
WorkQuest India
Location
Ahmedabad
Posted
Mar 07, 2024
Closes
Apr 18, 2024
Ref
4573140582
Level
Staff
Work Mode
Work from office
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia, Corporate
A job description for a Chartered Accountant typically includes the following responsibilities and qualifications:

Responsibilities:
  • Financial Reporting: Prepare, examine, and analyze financial statements to ensure accuracy, completeness, and compliance with accounting standards and regulations.
  • Taxation: Manage and optimize tax obligations for individuals, businesses, and organizations, including tax planning, compliance, and reporting.
  • Audit and Assurance: Conduct internal or external audits to assess financial controls, identify risks, and ensure compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Financial Analysis: Analyze financial data, performance metrics, and trends to provide insights and recommendations for improving financial performance and operational efficiency.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: Develop and monitor budgets, forecasts, and financial models to support strategic planning and decision-making processes.
  • Advisory Services: Provide financial advice and strategic guidance to clients or management on matters such as investment opportunities, mergers and acquisitions, and business restructuring.
  • Risk Management: Identify, assess, and mitigate financial risks, including credit risk, market risk, and operational risk, to safeguard assets and optimize returns.
  • Compliance and Regulation: Ensure compliance with accounting standards, tax laws, and regulatory requirements, staying abreast of changes and updates in the legal and regulatory environment.
  • Client Relationship Management: Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, understanding their financial needs and objectives, and delivering high-quality service and solutions.

  • Qualifications:
  • Professional Certification: Hold a Chartered Accountant (CA) designation or equivalent professional certification from a recognized accounting body, demonstrating expertise in accounting principles, practices, and standards.
  • Education: Possess a bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or a related field, with advanced coursework in accounting, auditing, taxation, and financial management.
  • Experience: Typically requires several years of relevant work experience in accounting, auditing, or finance, preferably in a public accounting firm, corporate finance department, or advisory services firm.
  • Technical Skills: Proficient in accounting software and financial management tools, with advanced Excel skills for financial analysis, modeling, and reporting.
  • Analytical Abilities: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret complex financial data, identify trends and patterns, and make strategic recommendations.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to convey financial information effectively to diverse audiences, including clients, colleagues, and stakeholders.
  • Ethical Standards: Adhere to high ethical standards and professional integrity, maintaining confidentiality and objectivity in all financial matters.
  • Continuous Learning: Commitment to ongoing professional development and staying current with industry trends, best practices, and regulatory changes through continuing education and training programs.