Manager - Accountancy

Job Title: Manager - Accountancy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Mauritius
Salary: Annual GBP60000 - GBP80000
Reference: 20191202
Contact Name: Deborah Baiutti
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 02, 2019 09:19

Job Description

Posting Description

Head the Accountancy Business Unit to deliver on the stewardship and catalyst roles within Finance SBU in order to reinforce MCB finance and control processes, minimise financial risks and continuously optimise MCB's statutory reporting requirements.

Detailed Description

  • Monitor the implementation of initiatives to promote better efficiency in the supplier’s payment process and relationship

  • Lead actions in order to identify and implement innovative practices to satisfy the customer’s needs and continuously improve customer service

  • Continuously monitor and improve the efficiency of the reconciliation and control process

  • Advise the Head of Finance SBU on the impact of significant changes to IFRS and other applicable standards to our decision making and financial reporting process

  • Ascertain that all published Financial Statements are complete & comply with all rules and regulations regarding all relevant entities

  • Ensure that our regulatory returns and tax obligations are met

  • Identify tax saving opportunities to minimise tax liability through proper tax planning, efficient and holistic process of capturing all taxable inputs and to better serve our internal and external customers

  • Promote and consolidate a positive working atmosphere to enhance employees'motivation, commitment for sustained high productivity

  • Keep abreast of best practices and updates in the sector towards continuous improvement initiatives

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate:

  • ACA Fully qualified

  • At least 10 years’ experience in Banking/Finance at Managerial/Supervisory level.

  • Advanced & practical knowledge of IFRS and IAS

  • Knowledge of ERP, MS Office Tools, SWIFT, Corona, MNS software and latest digital applications.

  • Knowledge of Banking Act, Companies Act, Stock Exchange Rules & Regulations, BoM guidelines, Finance Act and VAT Act

  • MBA/MSc in Finance or equivalent would be an advantage.


An influential leader with excellent analytical skills who can ensure an efficient management of activities and resources in a fast-paced environment and demonstrating good communication skills whilst adhering to our core principles and values.

MCB reserves the right not to appoint anyone following this advert.