Schneider Electric Tax & Accounting Manager Jobs in Kenya

Schneider Electric Tax & Accounting Manager Jobs in Kenya

  • Schneider Electric Kenya seeks a highly qualified Tax & Accounting Manager to handle full spectrum of financial accounting, accounts operations, internal controls, cash management and statutory adherence.

  • This position will report to the CFO (Chief Finance Officer).

    Industry A Multinational company in Energy & Automation

    Key Responsibilities

  • Day to day Finance and accounts operations

  • Perform full set of accounts and ensure timely closing of year end accounts, including consolidated accounts and tax computation

  • Review and approve payment vouchers and cost analysis

  • Develop and maintain internal control and effective accounting system

  • Support in monthly group reporting

  • Adherence to statutory requirements and filing of returns; PAYE, NSSF, NHIF, VAT, Withholding Tax, Instalment Tax and all relevant statutory requirements

  • Treasury requirements; cash flow management and reduction of forex exposure

  • Handling of general insurance

  • ISO involvement

  • Handling KRA enquiries

  • Assistance in debt collection and credit management policies

  • Handling of Company Secretarial requirements

  • Support for ERP (Navision)

  • Specific analysis requested by Management

  • Management of the Accounts team: 5 people

    Key Relationships

  • The incumbent will be in frequent relations with the Finance & Accounts Team and the CFO

  • The incumbent will be in frequent relations with the Auditors, Tax Consultants, Banks, Company

    Skills and Experience

  • Flexibility, capacity to listen and learn, open minded

  • Ability to work in a network and in group in an international environment, in a collaborative way

  • Well organized and well structured

  • Clear & synthetic communication

  • Good MS Office Skills particularly in Excel. Experience of an ERP (Navision) is an added advantage


  • Bachelor’s degree in commerce / Finance / Accounting or related fields

  • CPA or Degree in Accounting / Finance/ ACCA Qualification

  • At least 5 years of experience in financial and management accounting particularly in a manufacturing-based Company

  • Relevant experience in External audit and costing is advantageous

  • Must have Audit background

  • Ability to manage a team

  • SAP experience

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Schneider Electric Tax & Accounting Manager Jobs in Kenya

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