Senior Accountant Recruitment at Tetra Pak West Africa

Tetra Pak West Africa is looking for a Senior Accountant who will be based in Lagos Nigeria.The successful candidate will report to the Accounting Manager for West & East Africa.The Senior Accountant will provide accurate information for financial reporting and have specialised knowledge of all processes and procedures. Works autonomously within established procedures and practices. May act as a lead, providing subject matter guidance to team members.

Position Title: Senior Accountant

Key Responsiblities of this role:

  • Ensure compliance with internal, external reporting standards, and internal control rules
  • Preparation of annual financial statements for statutory reporting
  • Manage statutory audit management process
  • Drive Income tax compliance process.
  • Adherence to month end book closing procedures & deadline
  • Indirect tax compliance review and process management
  • Tax audit management & follow up to ensure closure with revenue authority
  • Transfer pricing compliance & documentation
  • Participating in cross functional projects & drive continuous improvements projects for accounting.
  • Ensure compliance with internal processes in consideration of local/statutory requirements
  • Monitor and Control Tetra Pak West Africa Trail Balance
  • Drive Financial Reporting Manual (FRM) compliance
  • Responsible for monthly Internal reporting and control
  • Prepare and book quarterly companies income and deferred tax provisions


  • Bachelor of Science Accounting
  • Chartered member of Institute of Charted Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN)/ACCA.
  • 3 to 5 years solid experience in direct & indirect taxes.
  • Experience in use of MIS and Financial Reporting Systems. Knowledge of SAP will be an added advantage.
  • Having worked in the big 4 audit firms(PWC,EY,Deliotte,KPMG) will be an added advantage.
  • Fluent in English
  • Good interpersonal skills & excellent team player
  • Ability to work across boundaries
  • Self-driven to deliver results independently
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Detailed & result oriented
  • Practical Knowledge of IFRS / Local GAAP.
  • Good knowledge of statutory regulations and tax matters

Application Deadline: November 21

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