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 vacancies@stratostaff.co.ke 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