Accountant Job Vacancy in Kenya – Multinational Distributor for Nokia Corporation

Position: Accountant

Company Profile: Our Client is a multinational distributor for Nokia Corporation with presence in East, Central and West Africa and Dubai.

Job Role: Analyze financial information and prepare financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Maintaining proper and up to date books of accounts in QuickBooks software ensuring validity, completeness and accuracy,
  • Computing and timely submission VAT, PAYE, NSSF and NHIF, (familiarity with requirements and deadlines),
  • Processing payroll considering statutory deductions, advances, loans, allowances and other deductions,
  • Generating monthly comparison financial reports like trial balance and discuss areas of concern with management based on current financial status of the company,
  • Creating and adjusting current financial budgets accordingly in light of previous months’ financial performance of the company,
  • Reviewing bank statements, verifying entries and posting bank interests and charges while identifying need to effectively manage bank charges,
  • Managing petty cash ensuring validity, accuracy and completeness,
  • Maintaining receivables and payables ledgers observing credit limits and determining credit worthiness of customers,
  • Filing and safely storing company documents and receipts for future reference,
  • Maintaining asset register and ensure company assets like motor vehicles are safe and used for the intended purpose,
  • Preparing and availing accounting records and asset register for audit purposes,
  • Performing any other duty as assigned.
Requirements and Qualifications
  • Preferably a CPA (K) Finalist or Relevant Degree.
  • 5 years Accounting Experience
  • Excellent communication skills both written and spoken
  • Working knowledge of basic computer packages
  • 3 years working knowledge in Tally Accounting Package.
To apply for this position send your CV to quoting the position in the subject line. 
Kindly also mention your current/ last salary and benefits. 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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