Accountant Job in Nairobi

Job Title: Accountant

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: 70k – 85k

Our client operates entertainment facilities consisting of amusement parks offering fun filled activities for both parents and kids. They are looking to recruit an Accountant who will be tasked with the day to day accounts operations matters of the facility.


  • Ensuring financial transactions are properly recorded and entered into the computerized accounting systems
  • Ensuring regular invoicing, receive and receipt payment
  • Administering VAT and processing returns
  • Administering the company’s payroll and associated statutory requirements (PAYE, NSSF, NHIF, leave)
  • Undertaking daily banking functions and bank reconciliations. Deal with daily petty cash.
  • Undertaking the preparatory work for the annual audit of accounts and assisting in implementation of audit recommendations
  • Undertaking any ad hoc duties associated with the accounts function, including maintaining financial files and records, and photocopying.
  • Ensuring all filing is done in a timely, accurate and organized manner
  • Carrying out other related tasks as might be required from time to time


  • Bachelors of Commerce or finance related fields
  • A CPA(K) holder
  • At least 5-6 years’ experience in accounting
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, knowledge and experience in using Accounting Software packages such as Pastel, Sage, QuickBooks
  • The suitable candidate should be of unquestionable integrity and mature
  • They should also be dynamic and a team player
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines in a pressurized environment
  • Have high attention to detail

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Accountant – Entertainment) to before 21st July 2018.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

Accounting and Finance
Updated: July 15, 2018 — 2:55 pm