Accountant Job Opportunity in Kenya

Job Vacancy: Accountant

Job Description

  • Overseeing the accounting function
  • Preparation of timely monthly management accounts and reports
  • Preparing the annual report and financial statements and coordinating with the external auditors on the annual audit
  • Ensuring compliance with the statutory requirements and the fiscal laws of Kenya
  • Maintaining debtors and creditors records
  • Participating in the review and development of sound financial policies, procedures and systems
  • Participating in preparation of budgets and budgetary controls
  • Financial forecasting


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounts or Finance
  • CPA (K), CA, ACCA or equivalent professional qualification
  • At least 3 years relevant working experience within a busy, computerized environment
  • Excellent IT skills particularly in Excel and Access, with hands on experience in computerized accounting packages (Pastel, Sun Accounts, Quickbooks).
  • Familiarity with GAAP standards
  • Ability to work independently and meet strict reporting deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Skills in reports writing, problem solving, supervision, critical thinking, and a team player

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please send your resume and a brief cover letter outlining why this is for you, what your salary expectations are to the email address: with the Job Title as the Subject of your email.
Application Deadline: 23 May 2017

Accounting and Finance
Updated: May 17, 2017 — 7:46 am