Kava Africa Senior Accountant Job in Kenya

Kava Africa

We are in the Financial Management space providing innovative financial products & solutions.

We are looking to fill in the position of Senior Accountant.

Scope: Financial Reporting; Bookkeeping; Financial Policy & Processes Design; Organisation Budgeting


  • Preparation of respective monthly financial reports (Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss and Cash flow statements) for management decision-making.
  • Develop, maintain and analyze budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.
  • Monitoring monthly revenues and expenses and where applicable ensure that they are accrued or posted in the correct accounting period.
  • Reconciliation of ledger accounts.
  • Prepare, review and ensure authorization of company expenditure in line with the annual budgets.
  • Design the necessary finance processes and policies.
  • Preparation and management of the audit process – audit schedules design and implementation of the proposed audit resolutions and system controls.
  • Monitor company’s business performance and frequently report to management for decision making process.
  • Evaluate business operations to ascertain accounting needs and recommend solutions to business and any arising financial problems.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Finance and Accounting or related field.
  • Must be a CPA (K)
  • At least seven (7) years’ progressive experience in Finance.
  • Working Knowledge in the use of Pastel is a must.
  • Working knowledge of iTax
  • General Accounting knowledge (GL, AP, AR e.t.c)
  • Advanced Excel skills.


  • Demonstrate proactive approaches to problem solving with strong decision-making capability.
  • Strategic and results oriented.
  • A strong drive for execution.
  • Proficient communicator at all levels, both verbal and written.

How to Apply:

If you possess the above qualifications and skills, please send us your CV citing your expected salary to recruit@kava.africa by 15th October 2019.

Use Senior Accountant as your email subject.

Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

Accounting and Finance
Updated: October 8, 2019 — 7:25 pm