UNES Senior Accountant Job in Nairobi Kenya

University of Nairobi Enterprises and Services (UNES) Management invites suitably qualified persons to apply and competitively fill the following vacant position: 

Senior Accountant
Ref: UNES/SA/03/16 
(One Position) 
(3 Yrs Contract)

The Senior Accountant shall report to the Chief Manager Finance & Administration

The duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of Management Accounts and Annual Financial statements.
  • Monitoring the Bank reconciliations and review of the monthly bank reconciliation reports
  • Management of staff payroll payments and consultant payment.
  • Ensure full compliance with Statutory and Regulatory Payments and Returns.
  • Budget Preparation, monitoring and reporting.
  • Overseeing the company’s Financial Accounting, Monitoring and Reporting
  • Coordination of internal and external financial and systems audits
  • Cash flow Management and Reporting
Job Specification:
  • Must possess a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting Option)Degree or equivalent
  • At least six (6) years experience 3 of which must be at Accountant Level.
  • Possess CPA(K) or equivalent and be a registered member of ICPAK
  • Good working knowledge of the Kenyan Tax Laws.
  • Possess relevant Computer and analytical skills.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in preparation of financial statements and handling of external systems and final audits is preferred.
  • Masters Degree will be an added advantage
How to Apply

Applicants interested in the above positions should submit the following:

1. Cover letter detailing why they want to be considered for the position applied, as well as current and expected gross salary.
2. Detailed CV including at minimum:
  • Biographical data including: Full names, current mailing address, current telephone contacts, email address
  • Employment history to date.  Ensure that specific start and end dates are included.
  • Educational history to date, clearly detailing the program, certificate obtained, and completion date.
  • Names of 3 referees.
3. Copies of ALL Academic and Professional Certificates and testimonials.
4. Completed Personal Data Form (Click HERE to download).
5. Indicate the Job Reference Number on the Envelope. 

Submit 4 copies of all the documents required; Applications, detailed current CV highlighting qualifications and experience, Academic and professional certificates. 

All applications to reach the undersigned on or before March 28, 2016

Senior HR Officer
UNES Limited
P.O.Box 68241-00200

Only shortlisted applicants shall be contacted.

UNES is an equal opportunity employer, persons with disabilities meeting the indicated criteria are encouraged to apply
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