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Senior Accountant Career in Kenya

The leading manufacturing company in Kenya is in need of a Senior Accountant. 
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Provide daily Cash Collection and analysis reports.
  • Stock Control and conducting investigations on variances for both stocks and cash
  • Statutory reports and filling on time. V.A.T, PAYE, NSSF, NHIF etc.
  • Creditors’ accounts update and control; ensuring that creditors’ reconciliations and payments are done properly including posting of cheques.
  • Confirms financial status by monitoring revenue and expenses, coordinating the collection, consolidation and evaluation of financial data.
Reporting & Analysis:
  • Preparation of monthly management report and accompanying schedules, worksheets including. Budget vs. Actual variance reports.
  • Monthly preparation of financial statements including Profit and loss, balance sheet, depreciation schedules and loan statements
Audits & Examinations:
  • Assist with annual external audit. Complete requested materials. Assist in preparing assigned schedules for the annual and interim audit.
  • Assist with testing and receive final approval for system reports required for management, financial reporting and general ledger reconciliations.
  • Maintains financial security by establishing internal controls.
Banking / Cash:
  • Bank accounts reconciliations and resolve various issues with bank such as cleared Cheque differences, bank fee anomalies and targeted balance calculations.
  • Document policies, SOPs- Standard work procedures and workflow for assigned areas of responsibility.
  • Any other duties assigned by directors
Qualifications, Skills & Experience:
  • CPA section 5
  • Degree in Accounting or equivalent from an accredited university is an added advantage
  • Developing budgets and tracking budget expenses
  • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  • Strong analytical and accounting skills.
  • Advanced knowledge of major accounting software packages and statutory accounting.
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal skills.
  • Managing processes, management proficiency and coordination department
  • Work with minimal up-front guidance and take ownership of his / her work.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a senior accounting position preferably in a busy manufacturing.
If you can clearly demonstrate the ability to meet the above criteria, please submit your application along with detailed CV stating your current position, remuneration level, e-mail address and telephone contacts to reach: or 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted

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