Should have excellent knowledge in GST Filing and also need excellent communication in English. Looking for immediate joiners. Preferring male candidates. Work Timing – Monday to Saturday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Location – Near NH Bypass Service Road, Muttathara, Thiruvananthapuram 695009.
A GST accountant is responsible for managing and overseeing the accounting and compliance related to Goods and Services Tax (GST) for a business. The specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on the organization and jurisdiction, but generally include:
GST registration: Assisting businesses in obtaining GST registration, including preparing and submitting required documentation, coordinating with tax authorities, and ensuring timely registration.
GST accounting: Maintaining accurate and up-to-date records of all financial transactions related to GST, including calculating and recording input tax credits, output tax liabilities, and other GST-related entries in the accounting system.
Compliance: Ensuring that the business complies with all applicable GST laws and regulations, including timely and accurate filing of periodic GST returns, payment of GST liabilities, and adherence to GST rates and exemptions.
Reconciliation: Conducting regular reconciliations of GST accounts and resolving any discrepancies to ensure accurate GST reporting and compliance.
Advisory services: Providing guidance and advice to the business on GST-related matters, such as the correct treatment of GST for various transactions, identifying opportunities for optimizing GST position, managing cash flow implications, and assisting with GST audits or disputes.
Record keeping: Maintaining organized and compliant records of all GST-related documents, such as invoices, receipts, and other financial records, in accordance with applicable GST laws and regulations.
GST planning: Analyzing and interpreting GST laws, regulations, and updates to provide strategic guidance to the business on potential impacts, planning for changes in GST rates or regulations, and optimizing GST compliance and reporting.
Collaboration: Collaborating with other internal teams, such as finance, tax, legal, and procurement, to ensure seamless integration of GST accounting and compliance into overall financial and operational processes.
Stay updated: Keeping abreast of changes in GST laws, regulations, and updates, and proactively communicating and implementing changes to ensure ongoing compliance.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field.
Professional certification in accounting (e.g., CA, ACCA, CMA) preferred.
In-depth knowledge of GST laws, regulations, and compliance requirements in the relevant jurisdiction.
Proficient in using accounting software and tools for GST calculations and reporting.
Excellent communication skills to liaise with internal teams, external stakeholders, and tax authorities.
Prior experience in GST accounting and Tally is preferred.