Pharmaceutical Company Accountant Job in Nairobi, Kenya (70K)

Job Title: Accountant – Pharmaceutical Company

Location: Nairobi

Salary: 60k – 70k

Our client is a pharmaceutical company that seeks to improve accessibility and availability of affordable, quality medication and laboratory & health supplies in the country.

They seek to recruit an efficient accountant who will be tasked with supporting the finance function of the organization.

Responsibilities

  • Review documents and transactions in the organization to ascertain compliance, accuracy, relevance, and reasonableness of the transactions.
  • Prepare and submit financial reports including weekly, monthly operating reports, financial statements, audit reports, inventory, and capital purchases.
  • Ensure the transparency and efficiency of the organizations financial operations and to safeguard compliance with reporting guidelines.
  • Maintain data integrity of financial records including the General and subsidiary ledgers.
  • Ensure all financial transactions are properly and timely updated and recorded.
  • Analyze and interpret financial data and recommend changes to improve systems, Processes and financial performance.
  • Review accounting, account analysis and reconciliation (banks, cash, Receivables, and payables).
  • Ensure statutory payments are completed and made on time (NHIF, PAYE, NSSF, WHVAT, and WHT), administering VAT and processing returns.
  • Update financial records by reviewing and posting various General ledger journal entries with recent transactions and changes.
  • Manage the preparation of all management reports
  • Ensure timely and professional communication between the Accounting department and internal and external customers.
  • Any other duty as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce or a related field of study.
  • CPA K or an equivalent certification.
  • At least 4 years’ experience as an accountant.
  • Ability to interpret financial data and communicate this to stakeholders, advising and providing direction.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, knowledge and experience in using Accounting Software packages – QuickBooks
  • A team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail is required.
  • Integrity is key

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualifications and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Accountant – Pharmaceutical Company) to jobs@corporatestaffing.co.ke before Wednesday 29th January 2020

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.


Accounting and Finance
Updated: January 22, 2020 — 4:12 pm