Senior Accountant Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Our client if a food manufacturing company in Nairobi.

They seek to recruit an experienced person in the position of Senior Accountant.

She/he will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the organization’s accounting function, build and manage effective and streamlined administrative / financial systems.

Prior experience working in an FMCG manufacturing environment a plus.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review and approve preparation and finalization of monthly & annual financial reports.
  • Coordinate all auditing activities-internal & external.
  • Ensure that all ledger accounts, financial statements and cost control systems are operating effectively.
  • Ensure financial record systems are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.
  • File all company taxes correctly & ensure the company is tax compliant.
  • Review, analyse and correct errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents and reports.
  • Formulate a payment plan by observing the nature of incoming cash versus operations payment needs.
  • Prepare company’s expected & actual financial performance report.
  • Oversee stock taking and ensure all stock information is correctly posted in the system.
  • Administer proper filing of all documents-internal & external documents.
  • Review all suppliers & customer invoices and ensure they are all posted correctly and VAT is well captured.
  • Evaluate current accounting practices and policies and drive continuous improvement.
  • Coordinate monthly closing process during stock takes and aim to have minimal stock discrepancies.

Qualifications

  • Degree in accounting/finance.
  • Must be a CPA-K or ACCA holder
  • At least 5 years work experience in as a senior accountant in an FMCG company
  • Proficiency in accounting software tools like Tally and QuickBooks
  • Ability to understand and apply current accounting guidelines, system and policy updates.
  • Team leadership skills

How to Apply

Qualified candidates are advised to send their applications clearly quoting “SENIOR ACCOUNTANT” on the email subject head to info@leeandmyles.com so as to reach us on before 10th April, 2019.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.





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Nairobi

Nairobi, Kenya
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Kenya
Accounting and Finance
Updated: March 24, 2019 — 9:42 pm