Komaza Finance Officer NGO Job in Kilifi Kenya

Job Title: Finance Officer at Komaza

Are you a detail-oriented Finance professional with an interest in operational finance?

Are you motivated by finding new, efficient ways to execute on finance functions?

Are you excited to work with a fast-growing company bringing innovation to commercial tree planting in Kenya?

Komaza is looking for a Finance Officer to support finance activities for a fast-growing company.

This role will be responsible for day to day operational finance, as well as basic reporting and compliance.

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious finance professional to grow with a company at an exciting stage of rapid expansion.

Komaza is a forestry business that partners with small-scale farmers to plant commercial woodlots, providing a guaranteed market for the harvest.

They unlock the potential for small-scale farmers to serve industrial wood markets by providing them with training, planting inputs, maintenance support and harvesting services.

Through this unique “micro-forestry” model, Komaza is now Kenya’s largest commercial tree planter.

Detailed Responsibilities:

Operational Finance:

  • Carry out day to day operational finance functions, such as processing cheques, bank runs, etc.
  • Execute on finance requests from company personnel, including reviewing and providing petty cash advances, filing receipts, etc.
  • Handle other requests to Finance as the need arises

Reporting and Compliance:

  • Prepare monthly or weekly reports to department or project heads e.g. on budget vs actual spends. Perform basic financial analysis to spot anomalies such as abnormal spends
  • Organize and file records in an orderly, easy to interpret way
  • Support auditors and other regulatory officials periodically reviewing the Finance function for compliance

Relationship Management:

  • Maintain a good working relationship with personnel across different departments and levels in the company
  • Support team members in achieving the collective goals and objectives of Komaza

Does this sound like you?

  • A Bachelor’s degree, preferably with a CPA(K)3 – 8 years’ experience in Operational Finance
  • Meticulous and detail oriented
  • Intellectually curious
  • Able to independently learn new concepts
  • Willing and able to relocate to Kilifi and/or Ukunda

Please follow this link to apply: https://goo.gl/BpjuEC


Accounting and Finance, NGO and UN
Updated: July 28, 2017 — 7:19 am