Senior Accountant – Nairobi, Kenya

Our client in the manufacturing sector is seeking to recruit a Senior Accountant who will be for managing Bank accounts, VAT, Management Accounts schedules, GL, and Sundry payables. The ideal candidate Must have experience in the Manufacturing Sector.

Key Requirements:

  • Preparing monthly management accounts schedules – both P&L and balance sheet
  • Preparing and circulating cash flow projection – weekly, monthly, quarterly
  • Bank – initiating online payments, preparing summaries for payments received for KES and USD receipts, circulating Treasury Report, supervising bank reconciliations for all accounts
  • Checking sundry payables remittances and reconciliations of the same to their relevant statements and accounting system to meet various stipulated deadlines for payment runs
  • Initiating sundry payables related recovery proforma invoices
  • Ensuring withholding VAT, withholding tax and all statutory deductions related to payments made have been duly deducted and paid to KRA
  • Supervising and checking monthly VAT returns and VAT reconciliations and submitting for review and submission on the stipulated deadline date
  • Assisting the Finance Manager on the budget process
  • Assisting the Finance Manager on the annual audit
  • Analysis of all costs on a YTD and monthly basis

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field
  • CPA (K) or ACCA
  • Minimum of 4 years as an Accountant in a busy environment
  • Proficiency is using accounting system
  • General Accounting skills
  • Computer skills especially excel
  • Effective communication skills
  • Organized, accurate and detail oriented
  • Flexibility and commitment & Confidentiality
  • Results oriented and ability to deliver within very strict deadlines
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision

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  • Education:Bachelor’s degree
  • Job Type:Full Time
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya
  • Career Level:Mid-level
  • Salary:Monthly Net salary of Ksh. 100,000 – Ksh.150,000/= (Approx. 1,000 USD – 1,500 USD) depending on experience and qualifications
  • Deadline:30th June 2022