Real Estate Assistant Accountant Career in Nairobi, Kenya

Our client is in the Real Estate business and seeks to recruit an Assistant Accountant

Reports To: Accountant

Function: Finance

Location: Head Office, Nairobi, Kenya

Position Summary: Assists and gives administrative support to Finance & Administration department. The job includes clerical tasks such as report typing, report filing, receiving phone calls, checking and basic accounting

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in the maintenance of books of accounts by posting of used petty cash vouchers
  • Does payments for the company and its projects
  • Does the banking of cheques received to the appropriate banks
  • Avails requisitioned cash to various events, reconciles and prepares a weekly report for management indicating usage
  • Tracks accounts payable, prepares payment requests and cheques for the MD’s signature
  • Records transactions, journal entries and generates reports
  • Files accounts receipts for easy retrieval of information
  • Prepares reports on Petty Cash analysis
  • Take up any other duties that may be allocated by management

Decision Making: Makes simple choices within the parameters of very well defined procedures. Operates under close supervision

Qualifications / Competences

  • CPA part II Section IV
  • PC skills
  • Good knowledge of accounting packages i.e. Quick Books
  • Excellent work ethics
  • A team player
  • Good interpersonal skills

How to Apply

If you meet the above requirements and have a passion for Real Estate and a ‘Can Do’ attitude, send your CV in MS Word Format to

Accounting and Finance
Updated: March 10, 2018 — 7:33 am