Farm Accountant Job in Nairobi, Kenya (35K)

Position: Farm Accountant

Nature of Job: Full time

Location: Nairobi

Salary: 30K –  35K

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
  • Processing of VAT and Excise Duty and uploading on ITAX
  • Processing of the payroll and filing the statutory deductions on ITAX
  • Management of Debtors and Creditors
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Pay casuals
  • Costing of farm produce
  • Inventory Management
  • Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting and other tax requirements.
  • Analyze business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations, to project future revenues and expenses or to provide advice.
  • Management reporting and presentation
  • Develop, maintain, and analyze budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.
  • Develop, implement, modify, and document recordkeeping and accounting systems, making use of current computer technology

Key Requirements

  • CPA Section 2
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business
  • 2-3 years’ experience as an Accountant in a busy farm
  • Ability to work with accounting softwares- QuickBooks, tally, Sage etc.
  • Ability to understand and apply current accounting guidelines and systems
  • Analytical, problem solving, planning and prioritizing skills
  • Attention to details and leadership skills
  • Excellent working experience with Ms. Excel
  • Good communication, reporting and interpersonal skills

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Accounting and Finance
Updated: February 19, 2020 — 8:44 am