Accounting Technician 1 (FMG/AT 1) Accounting & Finance

Ministry of Labour and Social Security

Job Purpose


Under  the direct  supervision  of  the  Director  1,  Overseas WorkerSavingProgramme,  the incumbent is responsible for the preparation of payment listings and maintenance of Ledger Accounts.



Key Responsibilities


         Sends batches for transmittals in workable form to computer room;

     Amends incorrect contract and passport numbers given tworkers and ensures that corrections are reported to Computer Unit;

         Checks transmittals for mathematical and spelling errors to ensure that they are balanced;

     Files transmittals for the United Stated of America (USA) farm-workers, Canadian farm- workers and U.S.A hotel-workers;

         Responds to queries regarding savings via telephone, fax and email;

         Prepares and maintains records for the frozen monies;

         Posts entries in Ledger Account.



Required Knowledge, Skills and Competencies


         Ability to work in a team

         Excellent interpersonal skills

         Experience in Government Accounting


Minimum Required Qualification and Experience


         AAT Level 1, or;

         ACCA-CAT Level 1, or;

         Certificate in Public Administration, UWI, or;

         Certificate in Management Studies, UWI, or;

         Diploma in Business Administration from a Community College, or;

         Certificate in Accounting from a recognized University, or;

         Certificate in Government Accounting, i.e. Level 1 Modules 1-5, or;

         Completion of first year in Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting or Management

Studies or BBA at a recognized University, or;

         Completion of first year of Associate of Science Degree in Accounting at MIND.

Applications  accompanied  by  résumés  shoul be  submitted   no  later  tha Wednesday, 24th July, 2019 to:

Senior Director

Human Resource Management and Development

Ministry of Labour and Social Security

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Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


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Job Details

  • Location: Kingston

  • Sector: Public Sector

  • Category: Accounting & Finance

  • Posted On: Jul 12, 2019

  • Deadline: Jul 24, 2019

Salary Grade: FMG/AT 1

Starting Salary (Gross/yr) $759,726.87 JMD

Max Salary (Gross/yr) $903,076.17 JMD

Primary Industry:Accounting & Finance

Secondary Industry: Accounting & Finance