Financial Accountant Job in Nairobi, Kenya (180K)

Our client, a well-established company that Supplies Consumer Goods is seeking to recruit a Financial Accountant for their Nairobi Office. 

The successful candidate MUST have 5 years experience retail / FMCG accounting. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Accurately prepare, review and submit monthly financial reports to management.
  • Monitor compliance with accounting principles and company procedures.
  • Prepare and analyse, annual and monthly budget performance.
  • Oversees the fiscal year budgeting process.
  • Monitors implementation of budgets and provides advice and guidance to management.
  • Liaises with external auditors and prepares schedules for audit purposes.
  • Develops, maintains and monitors internal controls. 
  • Review monthly payroll.
  • Responsible for all Kenya local tax obligations.
  • Monthly inventory reconciliation.
  • Posting inter-company transaction.
  • Relevant Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance or a related field.
  • Must be a CPA (K) or ACCA.
  • Must be a member of ICPAK.
  • Must have progressive wholesale and retail accounting experience.
  • A clear understanding of statutory requirements with regard to finance.
  • Excellent, planning, analytical and negotiation skills.
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 150,000 - 180,000/= (Approx. 1,500 - 1,800 USD) depending on experience

Deadline: 31st March 2016    

To apply, please follow the link:
Summit Recruitment & Training, 
Blixen Court, Karen Road, 

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