Finance Officer Job in Kenya

Job Vacancy: Finance Officer 

Our client in the academic space is looking to fill in the role above and the main responsibilities will
be bookkeeping, accounting, and compliance for all Group activities.


  • Manage the financial accounting, monitoring, and reporting systems
  • Assist in Budget preparation and presentation for the group
  • Review financial data and prepare monthly and quarterly consolidated group and donor management reports
  • Coordinate audit planning, input, and filings
  • Oversee supplier payments and statement reconciliation
  • Manage fee collection, payment plans, and debtors
  • Ensure statutory returns are filed accurately and on time
  • Track the company’s financial status and performance to identify areas for potential improvement
  • Continuously seek methods of minimizing financial risk to the Group
  • Continuously improve, maintain and ensure compliance with financial policies and procedures for the Group
  • Continuously stay abreast with external laws, policies, procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Compile and update applicable local, regional and global policies; and train the staff in these policies
  • Managing stakeholder relationships
  • Prepare inputs into management and board reports and presentations
  • Supervise finance and operations team as needed
  • Backstop Operations (Facilities, Administration and Human Resources) teams in all aspects
  • Any other tasks that may be allocated by the Directors.


  • Excellent spoken and written Business English
  • Degree in Commerce-related field and CPA (K)
  • At least 5 years’ experience in Accounting and Finance in a fast-paced, commercial organization.
  • Solid track record working in Human Resources and Administration, especially in scoping and
    deploying Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Experience in managing teams is compulsory.
  • Full competency with Quickbooks and all applications in MS Office
  • Self-motivated, ambitious, disciplined, detail-oriented, and systematic
  • Able to maintain strict confidentiality

How to Apply

If you are a driven individual looking to bring your exceptional talent and ideas, kindly send your
application to before 18h April 2022 @ 5pm.

Kindly include the job title in your application’s heading.


Accounting and Finance
Updated: April 13, 2022 — 2:31 pm