business consultant John Silver


Chief Accountant

A leading international player in marine services, our client company offers to the most demanding oil & gas clients worldwide a full line of innovative, safe, high performance and new generation vessels and an expanded offer of offshore oil & gas service.


Duties & Responsibilities

 You will be responsible for all accounting related activities from developing and maintaining accounting processes and procedures up to delivery timely and accurate reports, and team management.

In order to achieve this, you will:

Monitor and control inputs in Oracle modules (AP/AR/GL/FA);

Monthly Closing and cost control report (Magnitude);

Intragroup reconciliation (ICS);

Accounts dully justified and monthly revaluation

Implement accounting processes and ensure field monitoring;

Manage and support accounting team;

Declare VAT tax according to standard

Participate in ensuring compliance with local taxes and GAAPS.

The Chief Accountant is linked functionally to the Finance Manager and manages a team of accountants. 



You have a High education in Finance or in Business Management;

You have min 3-5 years relevant experience as Chief Accountant in a multinational company performing operations linked with foreign currencies transactions; knowledge of Marine Industry and/ or oil and gas industry will be a plus;

You have excellent controlling competences and are highly meticulous;

You are extremely organized and you interact, produce and report with a professional approach at all times;

You are able to work on multiple projects at the same time, prioritize matters and meet deadlines;

You must be willing to work independently and be comfortable working in a multi-cultural environment;

You have an excellent knowledge of MS Office/ Excel skills; Oracle ; BI System; EDM;

A perfect command of French and English is mandatory.

Contract: Full permanent contract based in Mauritius