Automotive Repair Facility Accountant Job in Industrial Area, Nairobi, Kenya

Our client, a full service automotive repair facility, is hiring an Accountant to join their company.

Location: Industrial Area, Nairobi

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Debtors updating and follow up (debt collection)
  • Liaise with suppliers and make payments on behalf of the company.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Secures financial information by completing data base backups.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Prepares payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
  • Statutory Compliance, local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analysing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Maintains 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:

  • Thorough knowledge of basic accounting procedures and principles
  • Proficiency in Quickbooks
  • Awareness of business trends
  • Experience with creating financial statements
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close process
  • Excellent accounting software user and administration skills especially
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills
  • Qualifications in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
  • Intermediate understanding of accounting and reporting standards, gaining experience in researching as it relates to accounting issues.

Deadline: Interested parties should send their online applications on or before 10th October 2018

Correspondence: Applications and detailed CV to be submitted online http://www.wisenhr.com/ Click on Job Portal at the bottom of the home page

Applications not meeting minimum requirements will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted



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Accounting and Finance

Updated: October 8, 2018 — 8:36 am
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