Accountant Vacancy in Nairobi

Vacant Position: Accountant

Nature of Job: Full time

Location: Nairobi

Summary: Our client seeks to recruit an Accountant who will be responsible for tasks relating to the preparation and maintenance of financial records, Accounts payable and Accounts receivable as well as cash handling, debt collection and office administration.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Banking & bank reconciliations
  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
  • Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting and other tax requirements.
  • Analyze business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations, to project future revenues and expenses or to provide advice.
  • Management reporting and presentation
  • Develop, maintain, and analyze budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.
  • Costing and implementing methods of cost cutting
  • Develop, implement, modify, and document recordkeeping and accounting systems, making use of current computer technology
  • Survey operations to ascertain accounting needs and to recommend, develop, and maintain solutions to business and financial problems
  • Banking & bank reconciliations
  • Maintain accurate financial records
  • Dealing with company’s payroll by processing wages and employee expense claims
  • Preparing profit and loss accounts sheets
  • Preparing balance sheets
  • Answering the phone and reading/sending emails to clients
  • Debt collection
  • Accounts payables and receivables

Key Requirements

  • CPA -K
  • Bachelor’s degree in a Business related field
  • 3 -6 years’ experience as an Accountant in a busy working environment
  • Ability to work with accounting software- QuickBooks, pastel
  • Excellent working experience with Ms. Excel
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

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Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Accounting and Finance
Updated: January 12, 2018 — 8:07 pm