Tearfund Finance Administrator Job in Kenya

We are Christians passionate about the local church bringing justice and transforming lives – overcoming global poverty Tearfund is a Christian organization committed to serving the poor by bringing help and hope to people in need in over 70 countries around the world.

Finance Administrator

Location: Nairobi

We are seeking an experienced Finance Administrator to provide financial and administrative support to the programme and partners.
  • This role involves reviewing, analysing and tracking partner financial reports, providing advice and technical support on financial systems to the partners organisations, processing of suppliers’ payments, payment of statutory obligations, updating cash books, managing petty cash records and float returns , preparing bank reconciliations, budget and expenditure monitoring, statutory audits preparations, financial reporting as well as updating fixed asset registers.
  • The job requires significant travelling to countries with diverse cultural values and beliefs.
  • This role requires a candidate with Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance/Business Administration with CPA qualifications or equivalent, with at least 3 years of experience in accounting/finance.
  • The candidate should demonstrate initiative, problem solving and good interpersonal abilities. 
  • Be a team player who is both adaptable and flexible, with excellent written and verbal communication in English and competent in Ms Office. Strong organisational and administrative skills, financial training and coaching skills as well as have an aptitude for attention to detail are also required. 
  • This role requires a committed evangelical Christian who will be required to lead or participate in spiritual sessions of worship, prayer, and be committed to the outworking of Tearfund’s Missions, Values and Belief’s statement. 
  • All posts involve potential contact with children and the recruitment process will include specific checks related to child protection issues
Closing date: 19th October 2012

Qualified candidates are invited to send their application letter and CV including day time contact phone numbers as well as names and contact information of three references to the Office Director; Tearfund, P.O. Box 76184 – 00508 Nairobi on Nairobi.recruit@tearfund.org

Note: Please indicate “Finance Administrator’ in the email subject
header. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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