Finance Officer Job in Nairobi

Job Title: Finance Officer

Department: Finance

Reference No: FO/ RHL/2017

Location: Nairobi

Position Summary: Finance Officer will take charge of the financial health of the company by administering accounting operations to meet legal requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Keeping accurate records for all daily transactions
  • Preparing balance sheets
  • Processing invoices
  • Record accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Update internal systems with financial data
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
  • Reconcile bank statements
  • Participate in financial audits
  • Track bank deposits and payments
  • Assist with budget preparation
  • Review and implement financial policies
  • High volume bank reconciliations
  • Managing purchase ledger transactions
  • Posting journals
  • Accounts receivable
  • Queries

Qualifications / Position Requirements

  • Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures
  • Experience using financial software
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Knowledge of financial regulations
  • Excellent analytical and numerical skills
  • Sharp time management skills
  • Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data
  • Proven work experience as a Finance Officer or similar role

Education and/or Experience

  • BSc degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics
  • Professional qualification as a CPA is considered a plus

How to Apply

Send resume and cover letter to quoting the above reference number.

Accounting and Finance
Updated: May 17, 2017 — 7:35 pm