Chief Accountant - Kandima Maldives


As the Chief Accountant, you will play a pivotal role in maintaining the financial health of our resort. Working closely with the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day financial operations, ensuring accuracy in bookkeeping, and leveraging strong data and system skills to optimize financial processes.


- Bookkeeping and Accounting: Maintain accurate and up-to-date financial records, conduct regular reconciliations of accounts and resolve discrepancies and ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulations.
- Financial Reporting:Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements and generate insightful financial reports for management review.
- Budgeting and Forecasting: Contribute to the budgeting and forecasting processes and analyze variances between actual and budgeted financial results.
- System Management: Manage financial systems and software applications and implement improvements to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
- Audit and Compliance: Collaborate with internal and external auditors during audits and ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations.
- Data Analysis: Utilize strong analytical skills to interpret financial data and provide recommendations for improving financial performance.


- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
- Professional certification (e.g., CPA, CIMA, ACCA) is preferred.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role, preferably within the hospitality industry.
- Strong understanding of accounting principles and practices.
- Proficient in financial management software and Microsoft Excel.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy.

Kandima is much more than just a holiday. This game-changing destination offers a seriously stylish island setting with extraordinary restaurants and bars and plenty of on-site activities to choose from. As part of Pulse Resorts and Hotels, Kandima is based on our core values of being smart, playful, rooted, responsible and human. Our oh-so-stylish island (desti)nation is deeply rooted in Maldivian values, respectful of our guests, colleagues, community, culture and surroundings. Here, it is all about genuine hospitality with a human touch and smart solutions that make use of the latest innovations – not to mention a playful spirit!

Please send your letter of application, CV and photo by 25th February 2024, via email to . Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Please note that this is a resort-based position. The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary package, service charge and other attractive benefits.

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