Manufacturing Company Chartered Accountant Job in Kisumu, Kenya

Company Profile: Our client is a manufacturing company in Kisumu and looking to hire a Chartered Accountant to carefully monitor the financial transactions and report on how they affect the general setting of the company.

Vacant Position: Chartered Accountant

Job Ref: EHC/1068/18

Location: Kisumu

Reports to: The CFO

The Role: To be in charge of the organization’s financial documentation. Will also be in charge of taxation, provide financial reports and be involved in financial management services.


  • Prepare accounts and tax returns
  • Administer payrolls and control income and expenditure
  • Audit financial information
  • Compile and present reports, budgets, business plans and financial statements
  • Analyze accounts and business plans
  • Provide tax planning services with reference to current legislation
  • Perform financial forecasting and risk analysis
  • Negotiate the terms of business deals and moves with clients and associated organizations
  • Manage colleagues, workloads and deadlines.
  • Prepare asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Document financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Guide accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
  • Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Secure financial information by completing data base backups.
  • Maintain financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepare payments by verifying documentation and requesting disbursements.
  • Answer accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
  • Comply with financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepare special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintain customer confidence and protect operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree in finance, Business, and CPAK or ACCA
  • Experience in Accounting, Corporate Finance
  • Reporting Skills,
  • Attention to Detail,
  • Deadline-Oriented,
  • Reporting Research Results,
  • Confidentiality,
  • Time Management,
  • Data Entry Management,
  • General Math Skills

To apply for this position, send your CV to by 9th March, 2018 quoting the position in the subject line, current and expected salary.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Accounting and Finance
Updated: February 13, 2018 — 9:29 pm