Assistant Accountant Job in Koru, Kisumu County, Kenya

We are a medium sized Company based in Koru, Kisumu County, and we are in need of a qualified, experienced and self-driven professional to fill the position of an Assistant Accountant.

Reporting to: Chief Accountant


  • Preparing financial statements including monthly, quarterly and annual accounts.
  • Preparing entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts and documenting business transactions.
  • Analyzing banking transactions and journal entries and managing all Company bank accounts.
  • Preparing financial audits, coordinating the audit process and interacting with external auditors in completing audits.
  • Ensure books of account are up to date on Real-time basis.
  • Prepare accurate Bank reconciliations on a daily basis.
  • Ensure all statutory returns are filed online within deadlines.
  • Providing accurate and timely management accounting reports and business performance data.
  • Coordinating the preparation of accurate and up-to date financial and management accounting Information.
  • Establishing and maintaining effective internal control systems and procedures.
  • Providing relevant and timely monthly statements, reports and reconciliations
  • Updating the asset register.
  • Acting in the absence of the Chief Accountant.
  • Supervise the Accounts team.
  • Other tasks as may be assigned by the Chief Accountant.


  • Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • CPA-K or ACCA.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ work experience in a busy Accounts department preferably in a manufacturing sector.
  • Proficiency in accounting software preferably Pastel.


  • Team Player.
  • Good communication skills.
  • People management skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure without supervision.

Applications to be submitted with a detailed CV, copies of academic and professional certificates & testimonials.

Indicate the current and expected salary & benefits to the email address below by 17th February 2018: cc

Accounting and Finance
Updated: February 7, 2018 — 4:18 pm