KPMG Jobs Kenya : Payroll Accountant


Timely and accurate processing of the monthly payroll
Timely and accurate processing of the monthly payroll journals
Timely and accurate submission of all statutory deductions such as PAYE, NSSF, NHIF, HELB and other deductions
Maintain accurate records of all monthly uploads
Respond to frequent requests for information, reports, employment verifications, audit requests and reconciliation etc
Timely and accurate update of payroll records for staff advances/deductions, leavers and joiners
Preparation of statutory returns and ensuring compliance to all monthly, quarterly and annual reporting, payments and submission deadlines
Safe custody of all payroll records

Qualification and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting/Business Administration or related discipline with at least 4 years work experience in finance and payroll accounting
Excellent awareness of statutory compliance issues in Kenya and general awareness of labour law and practices
Strong excel/data analysis and manipulation skills
Experience with iTAX
Experience with payroll processing software, Multiple payrolls and multi-currency payroll processingesStrong excel/data analysis and manipulation skillsExperience with iTAXExperience with Payroll processin software, multiple payrolls and multi currency payroll processing

Skills and Attributes

High integrity with natural ability to maintain confidentiality and presence of mind when handling payroll and staff matters
Good spoken and written English language skills
Ability to undertake multiple tasks of an engagement gaining management and supervisory skills
Have demonstrable enthusiasm, drive and initiative
Be a team player, capable of coaching and developing payroll staff
Hands on experience with integrated accounting/payroll packages
Attention to details and comfortable with large data sets

We Offer

Exciting unparalleled exposure to advisory skills, competencies and tools
Continuous learning and development
Exposure to multi-disciplinary client service teams; and
Unrivalled space to grow and be innovative.

How to Apply

If your career aspirations match this exciting opportunities, please forward your application letter and CV giving details of your qualifications and experience quoting Payroll Accountant/2015/01 on or before 22 October 2015 to [email protected] *Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted*