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.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Eligibility:

  • 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 kazini.kenya@gmail.com before 18h April 2022 @ 5pm.

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

ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.

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