Bahamas Power and Light

BPL is a subsidiary of the BEC. BPL provides power to more than 100,000 customers in New Providence and the Family Islands.

Bahamas Electricity Corporation (BEC) operates generation, transmission and distribution systems throughout The Commonwealth of The Bahamas, an archipelagic nation. For more than 50 years, BEC has been committed to providing customers with safe, reliable electricity in a most cost-efficient manner. The Corporation serves approximately 85% of all electricity consumers in the nation.

Customer Relations: 
302-1626

Meter Installations: 393-6052/3
New/Temporary Supply: 302-1621
Reconnection For Non-Payment: 323-5561/4
24 Hr. Emergency Line

Full Time
Bahamas Power and Light Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Title: Senior Staff Accountant Tracking project cost for projects above $100,000 Providing project cost analysis as requested Maintaining the capital work order process (This involves opening preparing costing analysis, and closing work order files) Overseeing the rechargeable and internal work order process Overseeing the Fixed Asset Register Maintaining the work in progress reconciliation report Overseeing the Sundry Accounts Receivable Register Coordinating financial arrangements with customers (capital contributions) Ensuring timely posting of the General Ledger Reviewing General Ledger Control Accounts reconciliation Assisting with the preparation of the annual budget Assisting with the observation of inventory counts Assisting with the review of Salaries vs Overtime analytical report Assisting with the review of of the bank reconciliation reports from Eleuthera and Abaco Overseeing the accounting aspect of Staff Accountant, Accounting Officers and General Ledger Officers Assisting in coordinating the corporate annual audit and project audit Liaising with internal and external auditors Assisting in preparing the business plan for development  Assisting in establishing and maintaining written procedures for the department Managing subordinate staff and administers discipline. Conducting performance appraisals Recommending specific training for subordinate staff Job requirements include but not limited to: A minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, with accounting certifications of ACCA/CPA or equivalent qualifications Require 5 years of experience in a corporate financial environment or in a similar management position Sound knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles Sound knowledge of Financial Accounting software and spreadsheet applications Sound knowledge of project management and related job costing system Ability to analyze financial reports Ability to troubleshoot accounting processes as they relate to financial and job costing; software and the system of internal control Good judgement and sound reasoning ability Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing Good time management skills Computer knowledge and proficient in Microsoft Suite Leadership and management skills Must be confidential  Interested persons should apply to Afuture@bplco.com .  Only candidates meeting the criteria will be contacted. 
Sep 14, 2018