Financial Controller Job in Kenya

Almasi Beverages Ltd is a company which was born out of a merger of three Coca-Cola bottling companies of Rift Valley Bottlers, Kisii Bottlers and Mount Kenya Bottlers. 

Almasi’s purpose is to increase shareholder value by manufacturing, packaging, distributing and selling Coca-Cola products. 

Within its two years of existence, the company has transformed itself into a highly competitive company through its innovative change strategy focusing on strong distribution & manufacturing, selling driven by a strong and capable workforce and professional leadership. 

In order to cement and establish sustainability of the gains, the company is looking for a capable person to deliver on the following role:

Plant Financial Controller

Ref: ABL/HR/JAD-004/16
The Role: Based in Kisii and reporting to the Chief Finance Officer, the role is responsible for reporting, business control and safeguarding the internal control environment at the Bottling Plant. 

You will lead the Bottler management team to ensure the continuing confidence in the financial viability and stability of the organization by ensuring accurate and timely internal and statutory financial reporting; enforcing the financial integrity and internal financial controls of the organization. 

You will be responsible for the business planning process, ensuring achievement of current year and longer term financial goals. 

You will be an engaged business partner and constructive challenger to the management team. 

You will provide robust business analysis to support financial reports, investment decisions and cost to serve. 

You will lead the management team in continuously improving governance. You will be required to develop and build a strong financial team.
The Person: We are looking for an energetic, business focused, results driven manager who can work in high performance change environment. 

The role requires a versatile, quick learner and adaptable team player. 

The person will have at least 7 years’ experience in financial management in a manufacturing environment. 

A Bachelor’s degree, CPA (K) and proficiency in MS office is mandatory.

Experience working with ERP systems in an FMCG environment is requisite and an MBA is an added advantage.

How to Apply

If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please submit your application letter and CV to 

Interested candidates who had applied in response to our LinkedIn advert need not reapply.

Closing date for applications will be: 23rd March 2016.