Tax Accountant job at Corporate Staffing
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Vacancy title:
Tax Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Consulting , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Corporate Staffing

Deadline of this Job:
25 October 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 18, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Tax Accountant

• Ensure accurate and appropriate recording and analysis of revenues and expenses; Resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities
• Ensure that records comply with laws and regulations.
• Compute and prepare tax returns, ensure prompt payment
• Timely posting and processing journal entries to ensure all business transactions are up to date
• Provide direction during stock take so as to ensure proper revenue reporting
• Ensure all statutory details are accurate and paid on time
• Ensure adequate cash flow to enhance effective operation
• Updating accounts receivable and issue invoices and allocate payments promptly
• Updating accounts payable and perform reconciliations
• Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements according to legal and company accounting and financial guidelines.
• Assist with reviewing of expenses, payroll records etc. as assigned
• Update financial data in databases promptly to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed
• Assist in the preparation of monthly/yearly closings
• Petty Cash Issuance and control and reconciliations
• Monthly stock takes and reconciliation of Variances and follow up with relevant team for variance explanation and clearance
• Daily confirmation of the production report posting into sage
• Undertake all other role or assignment given by management.
• Debt collection management
• Perform timely Bank and follow up to clear any outstanding amounts

• Minimum Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or accounts accountancy or related field.
• Minimum 5 years of experience, preferably in a FMCG or manufacturing sector would be desirable
• CPA (K) and or ACCA is required
• Member of a professional body e.g. CPA (K), ISACA and ICPAK will be an added advantage.
• Should be hands-on with QuickBooks, Sage & iTax.
• Goal-oriented and has a deep knowledge of accounting and reporting standards.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint is required.
• Should be familiar with costings, taxation, and costs analysis.
• Excellent communication skills both verbal and written, interpersonal skills, problem-solving skills, and a strong team player.
• Strong attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, and ability to effectively prioritize work.
• Critical, analytical, and creative thinking to identify and solve problems.
• Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team and have a strong understanding of the theoretical and practical components of the position apart from just being familiar with performing assigned tasks.
• Highly organised with proven ability to prioritize and keep tab of all aspects of the job.
• Must be time conscious and have a sense of urgency and meet monthly cut-off deadlines.
• Must be able to work across functions, have the drive and energy to drive excellence and continuous

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 25 October 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 18-10-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 19-10-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 19-10-2066
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