Financial Analyst Job in Kenya

Job Title: Financial Analyst

Reference: FA 2018

Recruiter: Stratostaff East Africa

Location: Kenya

Available: Immediately

Category: Experienced

Offer: Neg.

Profile Introduction

Our client, one of the world’s largest brand producers of baby grooming items as well as cleaning papers is seeking to bring on board a Financial Analyst.

The role holder will be responsible for analysing the company’s financial status by collecting, monitoring, and studying data and recommending actions for the same.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Commerce / Management with a Finance Major or similar education;
  • 3+ years of relevant working experience in a financial reporting role;
  • CIFA qualification will be an added advantage.

Job Specification

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Preparing, analyzing and interpreting financial reports required for management decision-making on a monthly basis;
  • Prepare a variety of actual vs. budget reports for profit and cost center managers including financial and variance analyses;
  • Participate in yearly budget preparation;
  • Preparation of Balance Sheet/Profit and Loss reconciliation and maintenance of balances on the sufficiency of provisions;
  • Prepare future business plans including cost impact analyses, balance sheet and cash forecasting;
  • Liaise closely with other departments (Sales, Marketing, Logistics) as well as outsourcing parties.

Core Competencies

  • Prior work experience preferably in FMCG companies;
  • SAP knowledge.

Desired Competencies

  • Effective interpersonal and team working skills;
  • Relevant experience;
  • Competence in MS Excel.

How to Apply

If you are qualified and up to the challenge send your Resume and Cover Letter to by 3rd August 2018

Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Stratostaff is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Accounting and Finance
Updated: July 30, 2018 — 9:27 pm