Meet Calo

Launched in Bahrain in November of 2019, Calo is on a mission to make healthy easy. We’re a team of dedicated people driving this mission by providing better, faster, and cheaper ways to access food through technology.  🚀

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About Calo 

Launched in Bahrain in November of 2019, Calo is on a mission to make healthy easy. We’re a team of dedicated people driving this mission by providing better, faster, and cheaper ways to access food through technology. 

 

Role overview

 

Jr Accountant responsibilities include recording daily transactions in the accounting software, reconciling and depositing cash, assisting in month/quarter/year’s closing, reconciling bank statements and calculating tax payments and returns. This role reports to the Senior Accountant & upper management at Calo HQ.

Responsibilities

  • Record all accounting transactions

  • Assist in publishing financial statements on time

  • Assist in monthly, quarterly and annual closings

  • Reconcile accounts payable and receivable

  • Ensure timely bank payments

  • Assist in computing & filing VAT returns

  • Manage balance sheets and profit/loss statements

  • Assist in reporting on the company’s financial health and liquidity

  • Assist in audit financial transactions and documents

  • Reinforce financial data confidentiality and conduct database backups when necessary

  • Comply with financial policies and regulations

An ideal candidate would be

  • Must have a minimum of 1 year’s work experience as an Accountant or similar position

  • Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures, including the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)

  • Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables

  • Experience with general ledger functions

  • Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills

  • Must be a holder of any Accounting, Finance or relevant degree. Certifications such as ACCA, CPA or CMA are also acceptable

  • Hands-on experience with accounting software like ZohoBooks and QuickBooks is a major plus 

  • Able to communicate fluently in English and well in Arabic

  • Dedicated candidate with outstanding  communication skills

  • Pleasant personality and able to work with empathy and patience.

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