Senior Accountant Job in Nairobi Kenya - Manufacturing

Job Title: Senior Accountant - Manufacturing
Industry: Manufacturing
Location: Nairobi
Salary: 60k - 80k
Our client is a leading animal feed manufacturing company in Kenya. 

They seek to recruit a highly competent and performance driven senior accountant who is well versed in handling multi branch accounting.

Key Responsibilities
  • Handling budget preparations to analyzing financial data.
  • Facilitate and complete monthly close procedures
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations.
  • Prepare financial statements on a monthly basis and report on variances.
  • Supports budget and forecasting activities.
  • Collaborates with the other finance department staff to support overall department goals and objectives.
  • Maintains general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts; preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries.
  • Summarizes financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss, and other statements.
  • Produces payroll by initiating computer processing; printing checks, verifying finished product. Completes external audit by analyzing and scheduling general ledger accounts; providing information for auditors.
  • Assist in documentation and monitoring of internal controls
  • Monitors and analyses department work to develop more efficient procedures and use of resources while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
  • Assist in documentation and monitoring of internal controls
  • Supervising accounting staff.
Qualifications and Skills Desired
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Accounting
  • CPA K
  • MUST have previously held a supervisory role.
  • At least 4 years’ experience at a medium to large company.
  • Must have knowledge of QuickBooks
  • Good computer skills
  • Good interpersonal skills, excellent communications and analytical skills
If you are up to the challenge, posses the necessary qualification and experience, please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Senior Accountant - Manufacturing) to before Friday 18th March, 2016.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing 

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.