Job Title: Accountant – Real Estate

Job Location: Nairobi

Reports to: Director

Gross Salary: 62k

Our client is a real estate firm specializing in Residential and Commercial Property Management.

They seek to hire an efficient Accountant who will be tasked with overseeing their finance functions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Review documents and transactions in the organization to ascertain compliance, accuracy, relevance, and reasonableness of the transactions.
  • Prepare and submit financial reports including weekly, monthly operating reports, financial statements, audit reports, inventory, and capital purchases.
  • Ensure the transparency and efficiency of the organizations financial operations and safeguard compliance with reporting guidelines.
  • Maintain data integrity of financial records including the General and subsidiary ledgers.
  • Ensure all financial transactions are properly and timely updated and recorded.
  • Analyze and interpret financial data and recommend changes to improve systems, processes and financial performance.
  • Review accounting, account analysis and reconciliation (banks, cash, Receivables, and payables).
  • Ensure statutory payments are completed and made on time (NHIF, PAYE, and NSSF), administering VAT and processing returns.
  • Update financial records by reviewing and posting various General ledger journal entries with recent transactions and changes.
  • Manage the preparation of all management reports
  • Liaising with external auditors as well as the Tax Authorities

Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce or a related field of study
  • Must have CPAK or an equivalent certification
  • At least 4 years’ experience as an accountant
  • Ability to interpret financial data and communicate this to stakeholders, advising and providing direction.
  • Candidates with a demonstrated history of setting up an accounting department or putting in place internal controls are preferred.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, knowledge and experience in using Accounting Software packages – QuickBooks
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good analytical skills with keen attention to detail

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Accountant – Real Estate) to jobs@corporatestaffing.co.ke before Wednesday 28th July 2021

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.