Assistant Accountant – Nairobi, Kenya

Our client, a Forex bureau located in Ngong road, Nairobi is seeking the expertise of a Forex Accountant to work in the Back-Office to deal in foreign exchange and reconciliation. The successful candidates Must have 2 years’ experience in Accounting. Additional working experience in a Forex bureau will be an added advantage. The ideal candidates Must be Punjabi/Gujarati/Hindi/Arabic speaking.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring all accounts are balanced by the end of the day
  • Ensuring that staff are paid on time
  • Order a supply of cash to meet daily needs
  • Identify transaction mistakes when debits and credits do not balance.
  • Balance currency, coin, and checks in cash drawers at ends of shifts, and calculate daily transact


  • Must have a relevant bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance.
  • Must be willing to work on weekends.
  • Ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision.
  • Must have 1- 2 years of experience.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills.
  • Have excellent English communication skills.
  • Ability to work flexible hours.
  • Strong ethical and legal decision making.
  • Must be a good Team player.
  • Thrust worthy.
  • Proficient knowledge of financial systems (Excel and Quick-books are mandatory).

Please click on the tab below to apply:

  • Education:Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Karen, Nairobi.
  • Career Level:Junior Level.
  • Salary:Ksh. 90,000 (Approx. 900 USD) depending on individual skills and experience.
  • Deadline:20th May 2019.