SENIOR ACCOUNTANT

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Infobip

Job Description

Since 2006, our mission has been to create seamless mobile interactions between businesses and people. An integral part of the A2P messaging evolution, Infobip is committed to creating solutions that just work. We believe it’s what’s on the inside that counts, it’s why we built our A2P SMS platform from the ground up. Our unique culture fuels continuous innovation at the platform’s core, allowing full control of security and service quality down to the deepest interaction. 50+ worldwide offices represent our vision of being truly local, everywhere. Operating a platform on a globally-distributed proprietary cloud, possessing the knowledge of telco regulations and best messaging practices is the only way to build elevated mobile experiences, helping enterprises and mobile operators innovate. Today, our platform is used by over 60% of the population, making it the largest network of its kind and the only full-stack cPaaS globally.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Experience in tax laws and compliance in East Africa (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania & Rwanda) – mandatory.
  • Controlling and reconciliation of all financial transactions and data
  • Participating in the preparation and creation of financial reports, statistical reports, final accounts and other company reports
  • Monitoring and managing of the Regions Cash Flows
  • Financial Planning and Analysis, monitoring performance, budgets and forecasts
  • Active monitoring and implementation of legal and statutory changes in the Region
  • Ensuring compliance with local and global taxation practices, accounting principles and company procedures, identifying and minimizing operational and business risks for the company
  • Working on improving business processes, procedures and efficiency and the application of best accounting practices
  • Correspondence and management of BPO’s
  • Work with internal and external auditors during preparation of annual audited financial statements and tax inspections

Qualifications

More about you:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance.
  • 8+ years’ finance experience in a similar position.
  • Served articles at Big 4 – mandatory.
  • Internationally recognized accounting professional qualifications (CPA, CFA, CMA)
  • Experience in tax laws and compliance in East Africa (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania & Rwanda) – mandatory.
  • Experience with preparing financial statements and coordinating month-end/year-end close process.
  • Highly inquisitive mindset with an aptitude for numbers.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Fluent in English.

Additional Information

When you become part of Infobip you can expect:

  • Awesome clients – We serve and partner with the majority of the leading mobile operators, OTTs, brands, banks, social networks, aggregators and many more. Seriously, our clients are really cool. Work with the world’s leading companies and impact how they communicate with their users!
  • Opportunity knocks. Often. – Being a part of a growing company in a growing industry – we challenge you not to grow! Whether it’s horizontal, vertical, or angular, we want to support the path that you want to carve.
  • Learn as you grow – Starting with a fantastic onboarding program, to internal education, education resources, e-learning to external educations, we invest heavily in employee learning and development.
  • Connect globally – Work with people from all over the world. We put the “global” in globalisation.
  • Pay & Perks – Competitive salary, health benefits, a team taking care of all the equipment you need, team building and other organized activities … Talk about a balanced lifestyle!

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