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Finance Officer Job in Kenya - Credit

Three Green Apples Consulting Limited is a consulting practice providing transformational human resource management services.

Our client, a leading global provider in logistics, is looking to hire a Finance Officer – Credit Control.

The position will be based in Mombasa and will be reporting to the Head of Credit Control.


  • Credit Control
  • Expedite the payment process of overdue accounts checking the credit rating of customers and seeing that they perform as per the agreed terms.
  • Prepare a monthly/weekly report on collections and expected receipts.
  • Prepare a weekly Debtor statistics reports and submit to management for overview.
  • Prepare a monthly reconciliation of all the outstanding accounts including month end re-valuation of the debtors’ accounts.
  • Follow-up with customers on payments and update the ledgers to capture the all the receipts and credit notes.
  • Carry out regular customer house-keeping making sure all receipts and invoices are captured correctly and on time.
  • Send monthly statements to clients by 5th of every month.
  • Highlight and update management on critical accounts and concern areas.
  • Review of processes and transactions regularly and report on the same at the end of the month / week.
  • Carry out reconciliation between General Ledger and subsidiary ledgers, cash collection account and other accounts related to Accounts Receivables.
  • Process Improvement and documentation
  • Support in documentation of various financial and operational processes.
  • Identify redundant processes and work with respective teams for improvement in the processes.

  • 1- 3 years working experience in credit control in a multinational logistics/oil and gas environment
  • University degree in Accounting/Finance/Credit Management or a business related field with a 2:1 Or higher
  • Full CPA (K)/ ACCA or equivalent qualifications.
  • Highly computer literate with proficiency in MS Office applications i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project and Outlook
  • Working knowledge on ERP system like Oracle, SAP will be an added advantage.
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills
  • Good organizational skills
  • Proactive, disciplined and able to work under minimum supervision

Remuneration: The salary for this position is competitive and negotiable with benefits dependent on experience and demonstrable contribution. Relocation support to Mombasa will be offered as well.

If you are interested in the position and have the skills we are looking for, we would like to hear from you. Please apply online indicating your education background, professional experience and current salary and benefits at by Tuesday 13th May, 2014.

The interview process for this position will commence immediately we receive suitable applications.

Please Note: We do not charge individuals any fee to accept or hold their applications in our database. We therefore do not accept any applications from agencies who charge their clients for submitting their resumes.

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