Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition.
Position Title: Customer Development Finance Graduate Trainee
Reports To: CDT Finance Manager
Summary: Support CDT Finance Manager in customer account management and claim settlement. Ensuring accounts receivable KPI metrics including DSO, aging and ADP are met. These responsibilities are accomplished by:
Essential Job Function
Analyzing and reviewing aged accounts, ADP, DSO, accounts receivables, sales policy compliance, and make recommendations for improvement.
AR management for East Africa; including receipting and allocating customer payments, booking withholding VAT, account clean up and issuance of monthly statement to customers. Resolving any issues raised by customers including but not limited to; return CN’s, Promo CN’s etc.
Ensuring customers operate within payment terms
Withholding VAT certificate booking via journal in customer accounts once remitted on KRA portal and allocation of the same
Promotion claims processing for East Africa customers in C2C; verification of claims to ensure compliance with promo terms, correct attachment of proof of performance and customer/CDE sign off.
KPI and visibility claims processing in C2C, verification of claims to ensure compliance with T&C’s, attachment of correct proof of performance and customer/CDE sign off.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS (REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS ETC):
Bachelor of Degree – MAJOR : Finance/Accounting
Professional accounting qualification such as CPA (at least part 1) or ACCA.
LEVEL OF EXPERIENCE
Post university qualification in an accounting set up an added advantage.
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.
Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.