Business Support Services Manager Job in Nairobi Kenya

Financial Advisory
Business Support Services – Manager
Our Business Support practice is one of the prominent market players in East Africa providing integrated Business Support services to a focused portfolio of domestic and multi-national clients, private as well as government institutions. 
What a career with our Business Support team means for you, is outstanding experience gained through blending international best practice with in-depth knowledge and sensitivity to local market conditions.
The position will be based in our Nairobi office with occasional travel to the EA region.
Key responsibilities:
  • Manage the provision of Outsourcing Services for our clients by providing technical advice in relation to the services to be provided;
  • Develop, nurture and grow the existing client portfolio;
  • Establish new client relationships with the aim of growing our client portfolio;
  • Identify and follow up cross-selling opportunities and act as a link between the Firm and clients;
  • Keep abreast with technical developments in the profession and the country, in order to anticipate client needs and offer value added and practical business solutions;
  • Ensure that clients are kept satisfied by responding to their needs expeditiously and continually seeking feedback on how the Firm can improve its service offering;
  • Develop and oversee the systems that ensure that client companies comply with the International Financial Reporting Standards as well as the relevant and statutory requirements;
  • Train and develop the skills of the team in accordance with the Firm’s methodologies and ensure that their performance is professionally managed per the Firm’s guidelines;
  • Leverage knowledge and contribute to proper knowledge management within the department;
  • Conduct performance appraisals of all team members after the engagement in accordance with the Firm’s established performance standards;
  • Contribute to the preparation of the department’s budget; and
  • Carry out general office administration duties.
As the ideal team player, you should posses the following attributes:
  • Bachelor of Accounting degree from a recognized institution;
  • Professional qualification in accounting;
  • Thorough knowledge of IFRS;
  • A minimum of six years’ experience within a professional service firm with specific experience in auditing and/or outsourcing of accounting services; and
  • A confident and result oriented individual with an ability to handle a client portfolio and meetings independently.
If you meet the above requirements, please visit our website and apply online: (Careers > Experienced hires > Job Search > Kenya > Business Support Services – Manager )

To be considered, your application must be received by close of business on 20 July 2012.

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