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Finance Manager Job in Kenya

Our client is a rapidly growing none deposit taking microfinance company seeks to appoint a suitably qualified & dedicated individual to assume the responsibility of Finance Manager.  

The position will report to the Chief Executive Officer and will oversee financial reporting, budgeting, revenue growth and diversification, liquidity strategy and tax reporting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Chief Finance and Investments advisor to the Chief Executive Officer and Management.
  • Provide leadership in the development and continuous evaluation of short and long term strategic financial objectives.
  • Ensure achievement of the overall financial and investment goals of the Organization.
  • Lead development of finance and investment strategies for the Organization.
  • Lead the development of a sound budgeting and budgetary control framework.
  • Conduct training on the budgetary process for all budget holders.
  • Monitor budgetary performance highlighting key variances for Management action, and advising on financial trends and forecasts.
  • Lead revenue growth and diversification initiatives including evaluating and advising on the impact of long range planning, introduction of new programs/strategies and regulatory actions.
  • Monitor performance of the Organization including revenue growth patterns and productivity.
  • Oversee development of effective internal controls in the areas of finance and investment.
  • Identify sources of surplus funds for investment and/or to meet shortages; placing and monitoring investment offers.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with external financiers to raise funds for the organization.
  • Maintenance of financial records and ensure statutory compliance with requirements.
  • Oversee financial activities, Treasury and Cash Management including periodic forecasting and reporting on revenue generation.
  • Asset Management through maintenance of a fixed Asset Register of the Organization’s assets.
  • Provide recommendations to strategically enhance financial performance and business opportunities, policies and regulatory laws for financial and tax reporting.
  • Coordinate both internal and external audits and documentation required.
  • Signatory for cheques and authorization of electronic funds transfers.
  • Bachelors’ degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Certified Public Accountant (K) or ACCA or Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and regulatory /statutory requirements
  • At least 5 years of progressive financial responsibility as a team leader
  • Proficiency in ICT with strong MS Office, internet and Accounting packages
  • Proficiency in quantitative analysis techniques
  • Ability to interact effectively with all levels of Management and Stakeholders
  • Analytical, critical thinking, planning, organization, leadership, and problem solving skills
  • Team player who demonstrates confidentiality, integrity, objectivity, and ability to lead and make firm and clear decisions
  • Possess strategic insight, detail oriented and strong strategic planner
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