Accountant Job at Pyramid Pharmacy Limited

Pyramid Pharmacy Limited is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Position: Accountant
Job Location:

Job Summary

  • As a pharmacy accountant, Jobholder is responsible for analysing financial data to help management make informed business decisions.
  • Jobholder also prepares financial reports to determine or maintain a record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organisation.

Key Duties & Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain a good relationship with Vendors, Suppliers and Distributors; including making payment in line with signed SLAs.
  • Track daily transactions of the business; including preparing a weekly financial report for a management meeting.
  • Negotiate the terms of business deals and moves with clients and associated organisations.
  • Perform routine bookkeeping to keep track of the business' income and expenses.
  • Prepare a financial report in line with International Reporting Standards.
  • Reconcile the pharmacy's inventory and ensure appropriate documentation.
  • Make timely payments to fulfil the tax and other statutory obligations to avoid penalties.
  • Reconcile financial discrepancies as they arise; including tracking the cause of the discrepancy and proffering lasting solution to that effect.
  • Prepare budget forecast.
  • Work closely with HR to prepare and administer payroll.
  • Compute and prepare tax returns
  • Report company financial health to the stakeholders every month
  • Ensure the security of financial information; including regular backup of financial data.
  • Work closely with the Inventory Specialist for proper documentation, management and allocation of all pharmaceutical inventories.
  • Manage colleagues, workloads and deadlines.
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Secure financial information by completing database backups.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepare payment by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
  • Manage the petty cash system.

Education and/or Professional Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • ICAN and ACA/ACCA is an added advantage.


  • 3 -5 years' experience in Accounting and Finance Role
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry is an added advantage
  • General cognate knowledge of GAAP
  • Advanced Microsoft Office and Excel use.
  • Mathematical and analytical ability
  • Tech Savvy
  • Great Communication, Interpersonal and Relationship Management Skills.
  • Commitment to self and professional development.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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