Financial Accountant Job at Kimberly-Clark


Kimberly-Clark | Lagos | Job: Financial Accountant

Job Description

The Role

To perform Accounting function in order to provide Management with meaningful, accurate and timely information to facilitate control & decision making.
Responsibilities

Key contact for Shared Service Centre and taking accountability for and managing the following areas:

  • Accounts Payable (GBS Krakow)
  • Order 2 Cash (GBS Krakow)
  • Fixed Assets (SSC Costa Rica)
  • Monthly Accruals/posting of month end journals
  • GI review and tax postings
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations

Support managing relationship with EY and provide them with information to aid them with compilation of AFS, Income Tax, VAT and WHT returns.

Assist Financial Controller to drive Working capital Initiatives in the business and manage Cash Conversion Cycle.

Main point of contact for external auditors for providing source information and driving completion of audits.

Develop continuous improvement in the control environment by ensuring Corporate Financial Instructions, Policies & procedures are implemented, maintained and adhered to.

Balance sheet review. Review monthly for reasonableness and accuracy. Provide assistance with Quarterly Review with EMEA Controller.

Oversight of day to day accounting to reporting operations ensuring that issues are timely identified and solved or escalated to the appropriate level including establishing and maintaining a robust and sustainable balance sheet reconciliation process.

Assist Financial Controller in treasury operations: cash flow management, forex forecasting, relationship management with Banks.

Qualifications

  • B.SC, ICAN/ACCA or similar financial qualification with a minimum of six years experience in Accounting and Reporting in a multinational context preferably within a FMCG or manufacturing environment.
  • A big 4 experience would be an advantage.

Global VISA and Relocation Specifications:

Primary Location

Nigeria -Lagos

Additional Locations

Worker Type

Employee

Worker Sub-Type

Regular

Time Type

Full time

Application Closing Date
Not Specified

Method of Application
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