Accountant – Healthcare Services

Job Description

  • Receives the Finance Manager’s expectations of the unit for the year and devolves the divisional operational and financial plans into departmental monthly, weekly and daily plans.
  • Research on trends in the operating environment and makes recommendations to the Finance Manager – Healthcare Services.
  • Reviews budget input from user departments and check for reasonability and alignment with operational plans.
  • Analyses and monitor cost drivers and make recommendations to the relevant Departmental Head.
  • Reviews payment requisitions against budget and recommends for approval.
  • Prepares and provides divisional financial input (forecast income statement & cashflows) for business cases and submits to the Finance Manager – Healthcare Services.
  • Reviews billing, General Ledger accounts, Trial balance and corrects reconciling items.
  • Analyses inventory sub-ledger for transactions not posting in general ledger and take corrective measures where necessary.
  • Provides auditors with information to conduct their tasks and responds to audit queries.
  • Carries out income tax computations, V.A.T, PAYE and deferred tax.
  • Participates in the preparation of the divisional board pack citing financial performance for the quarter in liaison with the Finance Manager – Healthcare Services

Candidate Requirements

  • Holder of a Degree in Accounting studying towards a Professional Accounting Qualification -CIMA/CA/ACCA.
  • 2-4 years accounting experience in the Healthcare Industry.
  • An ability to develop as well as manage staff i.e., great collaborative and leadership skills.
  • An ability to interact and negotiate where applicable and achieve targets.
  • Clear verbal and written communication skills and an ability to prepare accurate reports

Applications Closed

The position is closed from applications.