Accountant - Operations

BIOS seeks a suitably qualified, experienced, self-directed and flexible individual to carry out the functions of the above position, as follows:

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare various operational reports for Controller’s review and analysis
  • Review all monthly grant reporting and associated schedules for accuracy and compliance
  • Review and maintain systems of control – make recommendations to industry guidelines
  • Maintain general ledger account and cost center reconciliations and analysis
  • Cross cover payroll, accounts receivable and key functions
  • Maintain written accounting policies to assure compliance with Bermuda and US laws and regulations
  • Maintain weekly/monthly dashboard of statistics for management review
  • Liaise with other team members for the tie-out of reconciliations and reporting needs
  • Liaise with vendors, banks, external bodies as necessary for administrative functions
  • Assist with preparation of budgets and timely month and quarter end reporting
  • Assist with year-end audit and tax return preparation
  • Assist with special projects and perform other duties as required by Controller and Executive Management

First preference will be given to Bermudians, their spouses, and PRC Holders. No agencies please. 

Interested candidates should email or their applications including a Cover Letter, Resume/CV, three References and Salary requirements to:

HR Manager, The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS)
17 Biological Station, St. George’s GE01, Bermuda
Closing Date: 24 August 2016