Finance Manager – Nairobi, Kenya

Our client, a well-established logistics service provider is looking for an experienced Finance Manager who will be responsible for the financial health of the company. The ideal candidate will be required to produce financial reports and develop strategies based on financial research.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to managerial staff while recommending further courses of action
  • Advise on investment activities and provide strategies that the company should take.
  • Maintain the financial health of the organization
  • Analyze cost, pricing, variable contributions, sales results and the company’s actual performance compared to the business plans.
  • Develop trends and projections for the firm’s finances.
  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reductions opportunities.
  • Oversee operations of the finance department, set goals and objectives, and design a framework for those to be met.
  • Undertaking strategic analysis and assisting with strategic planning.
  • Manage the preparation of the company’s budget.
  • Liaise with auditors to ensure appropriate monitoring of company finances is maintained.
  • Layout accounting policies and procedures to ensure total tax compliance.
  • Correspond with various other departments, discussing company plans and agreeing on future paths to be taken.

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience as a Financial Manager for 7-10 years
  • Extensive understanding of financial trends both within the company and general market patterns.
  • Proficient User of finance software.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Able to manage, guide and lead employees to ensure appropriate financial processes are being used.
  • A solid understanding of financial statistics and accounting principles.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting. A master’s degree will be desirable.
  • High integrity and natural desire to assume responsibility.
  • Professional qualification such as CPA, ACCA or similar a qualification will be preferred.

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  • Education:Bachelor’s.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Career Level:Upper Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly Gross Salary: Ksh.250,000 /= (Approx.2,500 USD).
  • Deadline:24th December 2021.