Finance & Operations Manager Job in Nakuru, Kenya (500K)

Our client, one of the leading Producers of Natural Sweeteners, is looking for a hands-on and driven Finance & Operations Manager for their offices in Nakuru. 
The successful   candidate will provide  finance, administration and logistic support to all Kenya team functions. 
Experience in the agriculture / horticulture sector is an added advantage.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Developing accurate financial plans and projections for the company operations in Kenya.
  • Implementation of company financial strategy.
  • Preparing annual multi-currency budgets, cash flow forecasts with full analysis of business performance vs budgeted forecast.
  • Working closely with local and international management teams on strategic, commercial and business development issues.
  • Monitoring and analysing financial reports and records, communicating them at group level, in compliance with local, UK GAAP and IFRS.
  • Develop strong relations with relevant business partners such as banks, government officials, insurance, auditors and other key suppliers.
  • Provide an HR function for the company in line with group policy and local legislation.
  • Through the HR function provide all staff with the relevant training requirement
  • Deliver an efficient and transparent procurement department.
  • Fleet maintenance and tracking.
  • Facilitate central collection, quality control, bailing and warehousing of the product.
  • Export and shipment of bailed product through to China.
  • Facilitate importation of fresh plant material.
  • BSc Accounting & Finance.
  • Must be CPA / ACCA certified.
  • Must have at least 10 years of management experience.
  • Experience in the agriculture or horticulture sector.
  • Driven and ambitious.
  • Excellent leadership skills.
  • Practical and hands-on.
  • High integrity.
  • Excellent communication skills.
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 400,000 – 500,000/= (Approx. 4,000 – 5,000 USD) depending on experience

Deadline: 5th February 2016   


To apply, please follow the link:
Summit Recruitment & Training, 
Blixen Court, Karen road,
We endeavour to make contact with all of our applicants but unfortunately high volumes of applications make this unrealistic. If you do not hear from us within two weeks your application has not been successful on this occasion. 
This does not mean you will not be consider for future roles so please keep an eye on our job board and apply for positions that match your skills and experience.

****Please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements of the job****

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