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Senior Accountant

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Accounting, finance, banking, insurance
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
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Job Summary

A Leading Multinational Pharmaceutical Distribution Company in Kenya is looking for a Senior Accountant


  1. Preparing and tracking of monthly AP accrual file all expenses.
  2. Ensure monthly tracking of vat accrual. Submission of monthly invoices for speedy settlement.
  3. Follow up of customer outstanding amounts to clear account balances and resolve disputes.
  4. Maintaining updated monthly cash flow statements and invoice tracking for company agents.
  5. Fixed asset capitalization and accurate allocation of depreciation to respective cost centers.
  6. Performing monthly fixed asset depreciation runs. Fixed asset register management and reconciliation to the general ledger.
  7. Ensure compliance with local statutory obligations by achieving vat filing deadline and accurate recording of withholding tax and withholding vat in company books. Liaising with tax auditors for tax health check and quarterly vat audits.
  8. Assist in statutory audit coordination and preparation of audit schedules.
  9. Assist the finance manager in quarterly accounts reporting.
  10. Assist finance manager in reinforcing internal controls

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Accounting, finance, banking, insurance
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 5 years
Required skills: Accounting; General ledger; Invoicing; File management and data back-up; Financial reporting; Tax returns
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

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Skills Geographic Kenya (SGK)

Human resources, talent development, recruitingCompany size: 20-50 people

SGK is one of the leading Human Resource Management consultancy firm in Kenya and the East African Region. SGK was formed after a thorough market research established a high demand for professional quality human resource management consultancy services especially to address unique challenges resulting from a globalized labor market and special needs of rapidly expanding economies of the East African Countries since the year 2000.

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