Manufacturing Company Accountant Job in Nairobi, Kenya

               

Job Title: Accountant

Industry: Manufacturing

Job Location: Nairobi

Job Summary: We are seeking to hire a dynamic accountant to add to our team of dedicated Professionals.

The ideal candidate for this position should have at least 6- 7 years working experience with demonstrated progressive growth.

The incumbent should be attentive to detail, with high numerical accuracy, a good time manager and methodical.

Job Duties:

  • Oversee financial department employees, including financial assistants and accountants
  • Track the company’s financial status and performance to identify areas for potential improvement
  • Provide useful financial insights to help make better decisions about formulating and executing strategy, and provide guidance and analysis to executive and operational management to improve results.
  • Maintain a system of accounts and keep books and records on all transactions and assets.
  • Prepare and analyze accurate monthly financial and management reports, including income statement, balance sheet, budget and variance, projections and forecast, and cash flow.
  • Maintain control of the following areas: general ledger, accounts payable, expense reports, billing, and payroll.
  • Seek out methods for minimizing 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
  • Present financial reports to board members, stakeholders, executives, and clients in formal meetings
  • Stay up to date with technological advances and accounting software to be used for financial purposes
  • Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures for the company
  • Understand and adhere to financial regulations and legislation.

Skills Required

  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Close attention to detail
  • Ability to meet hard deadlines
  • In-depth knowledge of corporate finance principles
  • Basic math skills
  • Experience utilizing accounting and finance software

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or equivalent
  • Post Graduate qualification would be an added advantage
  • CPA (K )
  • Knowledge of SAP system is required
  • Minimum 6- 7 years of finance and accounting experience.

Interested candidates are invited to strictly email their cover letter and CV, to careers@hrmconnection.com before the end of day 16th March 2020.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted



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Updated: March 7, 2020 — 10:16 am