Finance Manager Job in Nairobi Kenya

Job Title: Finance Manager

Reports to: Chief Finance Officer

Our client in the digital media marketing industry seeks to fill the position of the Finance Manager.

Overall responsibilities: The Finance Manager will be in charge of cash flow management, taxation, budgeting, risk management and financial management.

Responsibilities

  • Research, prepare and interpret: financial reports and statements, cash flows, budgets and also predict future trends.
  • Formulate business strategies and long term business plans.
  • Research on pricing, competitors and factors affecting the organizations performance.
  • Develop and approve accounting, payroll, inventory, property, and other related internal control procedures.
  • Develop and manage financial systems/models and carrying out business modeling and risk assessments.
  • Develop financial management mechanisms that minimize financial risk and conducting reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities.
  • Keep abreast of changes in financial regulations and legislation.
  • Developing external relationships with appropriate contacts, e.g. auditors, solicitors, bankers and statutory organizations.

Qualifications

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics.
  • Must have a CPA (K).
  • Masters Degree or MBA is an added advantage.
  • Relevant experience in the finance with working experience of more than 5 years
  • Must have a broad understanding of financial trends in the company and the industry in general, analyze changes and advice accordingly.
  • Sound knowledge of East Africa Financial Management system.
  • Must have good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Must have leadership skills and have ability to manage the whole finance team.

Apply

Interested candidate should send their applications (CV and cover letter) to hr@upo.co.ke on or before 01 March 2017.

Please indicate, ‘Finance Manager’ on the subject line.


Accounting and Finance
Updated: February 26, 2017 — 9:09 pm