Tender Care Junior Academy Finance Manager Job in Kenya


Tender Care Junior Academy

Vacancy Announcement: Finance Manager

Reports to: Director

Job Purpose:

Responsible for the financial health of a company or organisation.

Producing financial reports and developing strategies based on financial research.

Guiding senior executives in making sound business decisions in the long and short term.


  • Monitor the day-to-day financial operations within the company, such as payroll, invoicing, and other transactions
  • Oversee financial department employees, including financial assistants and accountants
  • Contract outside services for tax preparation, auditing, banking, investments, and other financial needs as necessary
  • Develop and install sound accounting and financial management including procurement systems and procedures aimed at improving financial performance and effective control and custody of the company’s assets.
  • Ensure that proper books of accounts are maintained to satisfy legal and internal requirements
  • Proper cash flow forecast and management ensuring timely and full debt collection
  • Treasury/bank reconciliation
  • Develop, enhance and implement sound accounting and operating procedures including sound internal controls and ensure adherence to company policies.
  • Prepare and compile company budgets and control costs in line with the approved budgets
  • Provide leadership to the team and manage performance
  • Seek out methods for minimising financial risk to the company
  • Provide insightful information and expectations to senior executives to aid in long-term and short-term decision making
  • Review financial data and prepare monthly and annual reports
  • Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures for the company
  • Any other duties that may be assigned

Minimum required qualifications & experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • CPA (K) or its equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficiency in QuickBooks, Microsoft Excel and any other Accounting packages.
  • Five years’ accounting experience in a school environment is highly desirable.
  • Experience managing financial budgets
  • Good understanding of the Kenyan tax laws

Application Process

If you meet the above requirements and are excited about the opportunity to make a difference, kindly apply to hr@tendercarejunioracademy.com by COB 21st October 2019.

In your application, attach your CV and cover letter and indicate the position title as your email subject.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Accounting and Finance
Updated: October 10, 2019 — 12:11 pm