Senior Accountant Job in Kenya

Job Title: Senior
Accountant

Hiring Organization: IQVIA
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Health
Information Technology
Job Type: Full
Time
Salary: KES
Competitive
Date Posted: 01/10/2024

Job
Overview

Deliver
specific complex accounting tasks to ensure timely and accurate accounting in
accordance with IQVIA Finance Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), US
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP), Sarbanes Oxley rules as
well as local GAAP and tax rules.

Essential
Functions


Responsible
for general financial accounting activities of the organization primarily
interpreting accounting data and preparing journal entries

General
accounting duties in connection with closing the books each month, general
ledger maintenance, financial reporting

Act
as contact person for external audits. Ensure that all financial and
accounting records are thoroughly maintained in preparation for
independent audits.

Prepare
annual statutory accounts and other compliance related activities

Revenue
and asset accounting

Supervise
all accounting processes including pays supplier invoices and collects
customer/intercompany remittances.

Establish
reasonable internal controls and maintain adequate and current
documentation of the systems of internal control.

Ensure
that all processes and decisions are in line with IQVIA SOP’s and local
legal/statutory requirements.

Act
as contact person with tax consultants and tax authorities eg. KRA and
Ghana Revenue Authorities.

Where
applicable, ensure appropriate communication with all business partners
and support business partners in financial decisions, if required.

Review
the financial systems, process and procedures on an ongoing basis for
further development of efficiencies

Manage
timely completion of detailed account reconciliation and follow-up/resolve
open items for specified tasks.

Cost
analysis

Maintain
a solid working knowledge of technical accounting skills.

Participate
in or manage Finance related projects as needed.

Perform
other duties as assigned.

Skills:

Knowledge
of Microsoft Office applications.

Technical
accounting skills.

Strong
analytical and numeracy skills.

Ability
to identify financial issues and execute mitigating actions.

Ability
to prioritize and coordinate multiple work requirements to meet deadlines.

Ability
to establish and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers,
managers and clients.

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