Senior Accountant Job in Kenya

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

We are looking to fill in the position of Accountant.

Scope: Financial Reporting; Bookkeeping; Financial Policy & Processes Design; Reconciliations

Responsibilities:

  • 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.
  • Bank reconciliations, Lending reconciliations and CIT banking reconciliations.
  • 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.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Finance and Accounting or related field.
  • Must be a CPA (K)
  • At least four (4) years’ progressive experience in accounting.
  • Working Knowledge in the use of Pastel is a must.
  • Working knowledge of iTax
  • General Accounting knowledge (GL, AP, AR etc.)
  • Advanced Excel skills.

Competencies:

  • 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 12th February, 2020.

Use Senior Accountant as your email subject.

Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.


Accounting and Finance
Updated: February 5, 2020 — 8:44 pm