Financial Accountant

at Kimberly-Clark
Location Lagos, Nigeria
Date Posted October 29, 2020
Category Accounting
Job Type Full-time
Currency NGN


Ref No: 811717
Worker Type: Employee
Worker Sub-Type: Regular

The Role

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


  • 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.


  • 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.

Applying Instructions

Method of Application

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