Senior Accountant

Finance · Karen, Nairobi
Department Finance
Employment Type Fixed-term
Minimum Experience Experienced


SCHEDULE 1: Job Description:

This position will report to the Finance Manager.

The Employee’s job description (“JD”) includes but is not limited to the following:

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • To post financial data to appropriate accounts in QuickBooks
  • Enter, update, and/or retrieve accounting data from automated system. Verify accounting journals and ledgers and other financial records.
  • Prepare and submit customer invoices.
  • Submit relevant withholding and VAT payments to Kenya Revenue Authority.
  • Code, post and receive payments.
  • Prepare and coordinate deposit activities.
  • Perform all necessary account, bank and other reconciliations.
  • Monitor customer accounts for non-payment and delayed payments and follow up with them.
  • Prepare and process employee expense reports.
  • Design, prepare and maintain Accounting and Finance Spreadsheets.
  • Prepare draft Annual Financial Statements.
  • Review new procedures, manuals and system enhancements and suggest revisions.
  • Coordinate with subsidiaries for monthly accounts submission.
  • Supervise the accountants and work with them to ensure timely processing of supplier invoices.
  • Assist in month end reporting procedures both locally and to the Group.
  • Assist in preparation of the organization cash flow and forecasting.
  • Assist in preparation of the annual budgeting, regular review of financial plans and budgets.
  • Other tasks as may be assigned.

 

Qualification and Required Skill

 

  • Bachelor of Commerce – Accounting Option
  • CPA qualified/ACCA qualified.
  • A minimum experience of 6 yrs. in a similar position
  • Experience with accounting software
  • Analytical, documentation and presentation skills
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills

 

Additional Desired Skills

 

  • Experience in working in a Group company setting.
  • Experience with IFRS reporting

 

 

 

 

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  • Location
    Karen, Nairobi
  • Department
    Finance
  • Employment Type
    Fixed-term
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced