Accounts Assistant – Nairobi, Kenya

Jobs in Kenya, Latest jobs in Kenya, Top jobs in Kenya, High-paying jobs in Kenya, Remote jobs in Kenya, Part-time jobs in Kenya, Full-time jobs in Kenya, Entry-level jobs in Kenya, Mid-level jobs in Kenya, Senior-level jobs in Kenya, Jobs in Nairobi, Jobs in Mombasa, Jobs in Kisumu, Jobs in Eldoret, Jobs in Nakuru, Recruitment Companies in Kenya, Recruitment Companies in East Africa, Recruitment Companies in Africa, Recruitment Agencies in Kenya, Recruitment Agencies in East Africa, Recruitment Agencies in Africa, Executive Search in Kenya, Executive Search in East Africa, Executive Search in Africa, Executive Search Companies in Kenya, Executive Search Companies in East Africa, Executive Search Companies in Africa,Jobs in Kenya, Latest jobs in Kenya, Top jobs in Kenya, High-paying jobs in Kenya, Remote jobs in Kenya, Part-time jobs in Kenya, Full-time jobs in Kenya, Entry-level jobs in Kenya, Mid-level jobs in Kenya, Senior-level jobs in Kenya, Jobs in Nairobi, Jobs in Mombasa, Jobs in Kisumu, Jobs in Eldoret, Jobs in Nakuru, Recruitment Companies in Kenya, Recruitment Companies in East Africa, Recruitment Companies in Africa, Recruitment Agencies in Kenya, Recruitment Agencies in East Africa, Recruitment Agencies in Africa, Executive Search in Kenya, Executive Search in East Africa, Executive Search in Africa, Executive Search Companies in Kenya, Executive Search Companies in East Africa, Executive Search Companies in Africa

Our client a leading supplier of fresh produce (fruits, vegetables, herbs and mushrooms) to Kenya’s major retailers is seeking to hire an accounts assistant maternity cover for a duration of 5 months with a possibility of extension.

The successful candidate will be tasked with handling clerical tasks, invoicing, confirming payments, handling accounts payables and receivables as well as bank deposits and reconciliations. The ideal candidate Must have a bachelor’s degree in accounting, at least CPA II, 3 years’ experience in finance and proficiency in QuickBooks.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with both clerical and administrative
  • Posting daily credit notes for all delivery notes returned
  • Filing all documents and maintain sequential files
  • Organize cheques collection, prepare bank deposits and general ledger postings
  • Assist in client/supplier accounts reconciliation
  • Managing office petty cash
  • Confirm payments on the Mpesa paybill and
  • Handling accounts payables and receivables.
  • Handling bank reconciliations.
  • Handle statutory and payroll.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance and at least CPA II.
  • Must have over 3 years’ experience in finance.
  • High professional integrity and organizational skills.
  • Must be proficient with QuickBooks.
  • Flexible able to work half day on Saturday and extend working hours on demand.
  • Must be able to work under high pressure in a fast-paced
  • Experience with working in the food/agricultural industry is a plus.

Please click on the tab below to apply:

Summit Recruitment and Search Africa is a leading Recruitment and Executive Search agency headquartered in Kenya providing outstanding talent to a wide range of companies and NGOs in various business sectors across Africa.

We endeavour to make contact with all of our applicants, but unfortunately, high volumes of applications make this unrealistic. If you do not hear from us within two weeks your application has not been successful on this occasion. This does not mean you will not be considered for future roles so please keep an eye on our job board and apply for positions that match your skills and experience.

Summit Recruitment and search Africa upholds a steadfast commitment to sustainability, inclusivity, and equality as integral pillars of our operations. Dedicated to driving positive change through the adoption of sustainable practices that minimize our ecological footprint. We firmly believe in fostering an inclusive and diverse workforce that embraces individuals from all races, genders, and backgrounds, ensuring equal opportunities for every candidate. Summit recruitment actively advocate for equality by cultivating an environment of respect, fairness, and non-discrimination. By prioritizing sustainability, inclusivity, and equality, we aim to set a high industry standard and contribute to the betterment of society as a whole.

*** Please note that all job opportunities are exclusively available on our website at www.summitrecruitment-search.com/jobs. We do not have any partnerships or collaborations with other job boards. We kindly request all applicants to apply directly through our website for any positions they are interested in. Summit Recruitment & Search, as a policy, does not charge any fee as a pre-employment or post-employment requirement***

Salary: Monthly Gross Salary: Kes 40,000 (Approx. 300USD)
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Career Level: junior-Level
Job Type: Full time
Deadline for applications: 05/07/2024