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Job Description: Financial Controller/Accountant

Position: Financial Controller – Accountant

The POMCCI is a registered Association and is administered by an Executive Board who are elected at an AGM. Membership is open to everyone meeting the criteria of its Constitution.


Job brief

We are looking for an experienced Financial Controller, or Accountant, to undertake all aspects of financial management, including corporate accounting, regulatory and financial reporting, budget and forecasts preparation, as well as development of internal control policies and procedures. Finance Controller responsibilities will also include financial risk management.



  • Manage all accounting operations including Billing, A/R, A/P, GL and Advice, Cost Accounting, Inventory Accounting and Revenue Recognition
  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting
  • Research technical accounting issues for compliance
  • Conduct month-end and year-end close process
  • Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Manage and comply with IRC and IPA reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Additional accounting and membership duties as necessary

Requirements and skills

  • PNG Citizen or have working rights to work in PNG
  • Proven working experience as a Financial Controller/Accountant
  • 5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience
  • Advanced degree in accounting
  • Working knowledge of Reckon/QuickBooks an advantage
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
  • Experience with creating financial statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills


Applications via email only – applications will not be accepted at the Front Desk 


Apply to:             The Consultant

                              Port Moresby Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc



The Port Moresby Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to non-discriminatory employment.


Position closes 4pm Monday 14th August 2023