Food Processing Industry Accountant Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Career Management Centre limited is seeking for an Accountant for one of clients in the food processing industry. Our client is a national brand leader in the manufacturing and distribution of quality nuts and honey products.

They seek to hire a well experienced and results oriented candidate to fill in the role of an Accountant.

Industry: Food Processing

Location: Nairobi

Salary: 50K

Reporting to: The Managing Director


  • Oversee the general accounting functions to include cash management/reconciliation, financial analysis and reporting balance sheet management.
  • Ensure timely and accurate preparation of organization financial statements & reports on regular basis and submit to senior management
  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Timely debt collection and have discussions with respective account managers on accruing debt
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Complies with financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Approves cash disbursement’s by verifying check amounts against invoices, budgets, authorizing checks, and wire transfers
  • Maintains financial security by adhering to internal controls, and protecting the organization value by keeping information confidential.
  • Meeting financial standards by providing accounting department annual budget information; monitoring expenditures; identifying variances and implementing corrective actions
  • Conducting reviews and evaluations for cost reduction opportunities


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/ Accounting
  • 3+ years’ experience in senior accounting role in manufacturing and FMCG set up
  • CPA-K, ACCA qualification
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail and good record-keeping skills a must
  • Experience in Excel, Outlook and Work.
  • Proactive with lots of energy

How to apply:

Suitable candidates to send cv and cover letter to by 14th December,2018.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Accounting and Finance
Updated: December 10, 2018 — 9:07 am