Open position

Accountant / Finance Officer

Departament:

Finance

Location:

Nairobi Hub

Education:

Bachelor Degree

Key Responsibilities And Accountabilities

Bring to the table win-win survival strategies to ensure proactive domination. At the end of the day, going forward, a new normal that has evolved from generation X.

  • Receive, confirm and verify payments, ensuring all payments are processed promptly & accurately and that appropriate procedures and approvals have been complied with before processing any payment.
  • Ensure all appropriate paperwork is available and properly authorized and which can be easily accessed for queries, tax and audit purposes.
  • Prepares balance sheets, income statements, other reports and insights to summarise and interpret financial position and performance.
  • Prepare and process all accounting journals and verify that supporting documentation to journals is available
  • Accounting for petty cash for Head Office and the branches
  • Undertake end of month procedures which includes preparation of management accounts and reconciliations
  • Prepare branch and departments reconciliation statements
  • Confirming compliance with tax laws across all business transactions
  • Ensure timely remittance of all tax and other statutory deductions
  • Ensuring safe custody of company records, assets and debt registers
  • Arranging for withdrawal of cash for office use
  • Assist in extracting and providing cash liquidity analysis
  • Assist in review of processes and procedures for automation
  • Any other duties assigned by the supervisor.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration
  • CPA Qualification
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a busy finance office
  • Practical knowledge of applicable tax laws
  • Practical knowledge of accounting software such as Navision, SAP, Quickbooks, Oracle.
  • Good understanding of financial institutions’ operations.
  • Excellent interpersonal and networking skills, internally and externally.
  • Good excel skills and analysis.

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