Water Treatment Firm Accounts Assistant Job in Nairobi

Our client, a water treatment firm in Nairobi is looking to fill the position of Accounts Assistant.

Location: Nairobi Kenya

Salary: KShs 15,000 – 20,000


  • In charge of petty cash, bank and stock reconciliation
  • Prepare Monthly stock movement and carry out periodic stock takes
  • Assist finance manager in preparation of monthly P& L and balance Sheet
  • Manages cash flow in an efficient manner.
  • Ensures compliance with company’s expenditure policies
  • Dealing with statutory returns
  • Provide timely organisation and distribution of all financial reports and other documents
  • Constantly looking to improve systems capability to meet work demand or seek improved systems in the market as upgrade or replacement options
  • Ensure the cleanliness and tidiness of working area, sites and documentation at all times
  • Aware of the responsibility for safety in and out-of-the work premises for self and others.
  • Know what to do in case of an evacuation/fire alarm or other emergencies
  • Ensure that all data, information and reports belonging to company, are kept locked or in safe and secure locations at all times
  • Take part in communication meetings on a regular basis and approach team members in confidence if any problems arise.
  • Take part in internal training courses and to implement what has been learnt in daily practice.
  • Be able to give correct information to relevant parties internally and externally regarding company products and services


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Finance, Commerce, Accounting or a related discipline.
  • Professional qualifications in Accounting e.g. ACCA, CPA (K), ACA;
  • Working experience of at least 3 years in accounts, auditing, or other financial services or administration role
  • Strong analytical and conceptual skills
  • Experience of working with diverse teams
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and highly entrepreneurial environment
  • Strong inter-personal skills and ability to work in a team-oriented and collaborative environment.
  • Results oriented with ability to work under strict deadlines

How to apply

Qualified candidates to send their CVs to vacancies@peoplefoco.co.ke clearly indicating the ‘Accounts Assistant’ at the subject of the email by 19/01/2018.

Accounting and Finance
Updated: January 17, 2018 — 5:09 pm