Energy Impact Partners
Energy Impact Partners

Senior Corporate Accountant

Clevest Solutions

Clevest Solutions

Accounting & Finance
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Company Description

IFS is a billion-dollar revenue company with 6000+ employees on all continents. Our leading AI technology is the backbone of our award-winning enterprise software solutions, enabling our customers to be their best when it really matters–at the Moment of Service™. Our commitment to internal AI adoption has allowed us to stay at the forefront of technological advancements, ensuring our colleagues can unlock their creativity and productivity, and our solutions are always cutting-edge.

At IFS, we’re flexible, we’re innovative, and we’re focused not only on how we can engage with our customers but on how we can make a real change and have a worldwide impact. We help solve some of society’s greatest challenges, fostering a better future through our agility, collaboration, and trust.

We celebrate diversity and understand our responsibility to reflect the diverse world we work in. We are committed to promoting an inclusive workforce that fully represents the many different cultures, backgrounds, and viewpoints of our customers, our partners, and our communities. As a truly international company serving people from around the globe, we realize that our success is tantamount to the respect we have for those different points of view.

By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to be part of a global, diverse environment; you will be joining a winning team with a commitment to sustainability; and a company where we get things done so that you can make a positive impact on the world.

We’re looking for innovative and original thinkers to work in an environment where you can #MakeYourMoment so that we can help others make theirs. With the power of our AI-driven solutions, we empower our team to change the status quo and make a real difference.

If you want to change the status quo, we’ll help you make your moment. Join Team Purple. Join IFS.

Job Description

The Senior Corporate Accountant is an experienced and detail-oriented professional responsible for overseeing the General Ledger accounting for assigned entities. This role involves managing financial records, preparing financial statements, and ensuring compliance with accounting principles, standards, and regulations. The Senior Corporate Accountant supports the organization's financial operations by delivering accurate and timely information to both internal and external stakeholders. This includes coordinating with auditors, regulatory bodies, and financial institutions, thereby contributing to informed decision-making and the overall financial stability of the company.

Essential Duties and Accountabilities

  • Maintain and reconcile general ledger accounts.
  • Prepare and analyse monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements.
  • Ensure accurate and timely reporting of all financial data.
  • Assist in the preparation of budgets and forecasts.
  • Ensure compliance with IFRS, GAAP, and other regulatory requirements.
  • Assist with internal and external audits, providing necessary documentation and explanations.
  • Prepare or assist in the preparation of tax returns and other regulatory filings.
  • Stay current with tax regulations and ensure compliance.
  • Prepare cash flow projections.
  • Maintain internal controls to safeguard company assets.
  • Identify and mitigate financial risks.
  • Participate in special projects and initiatives as needed.
  • Provide financial analysis and support for decision-making.


  • Fully qualified ACA, ACCA, or CGMA or equivalent and/or bachelor’s degree in accounting, or a related field.
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS and GAAP
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications (MS Excel is mandatory)
  • Fluency in business-level English language
  • Should have a minimum of 5 years of post-qualification working experience, preferably within an international environment.

Additional Information

We believe that coming together as a community, in person, is important for innovation, connection and fostering a sense of belonging. Our roles have the right balance of remote and in-office working to enable flexibility for managing your life along with ensuring a real connection with your colleagues and the broader IFS community.