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Accounts Assistant Job in Nairobi (50K)

Exciting Accounts Assistant Job Opportunity
Our client is a leading FMCG manufacturer with a huge market footprint in the confectionery and beverages market in Kenya and the region.
They seek to recruit a qualified, experienced self driven and savvy individual for the Position of Accounts Assistant.
Job title: Accounts Assistant – Payables
Department: Finance

Reports to: Chief Accountant
Salary Range: Kshs 40,000 – 50,000 Gross
No of Positions: 1 (One)
Location: Nairobi
Placement: Immediate
Main Purpose of the Job: The main purpose of the job is to initiate payments as per approved payment terms and plan.
Key Deliverables for the Position
·         To ensure vendors are paid as per payment terms and plan.
·         To ensure Directors personal payments are done as advised.
·         To ensure statutory deductions payments are done before the deadline date.
Key Responsibilities:
·         Executing the departmental strategy through processes and procedures/standards achieve the institution’s objectives.
·         Bank reconciliation.
·         Suppliers’ reconciliation and follow up on reconciling items.
·         Make payments, posting and allocation.
·         Filing of withholding tax and withholding VAT.
·         Preparation of monthly payment plan.
·         Bank correspondence and collection of original import documents for Application of letter of credit.
·         Benchmarking and implementing best practices in manufacturing & respective areas of work.
·         Implementing product quality, customer & Service Excellence and Change initiatives to achieve desired business plans and culture.
Key indicators and accountabilities
Key Interfaces
·         Internal – IMPEX, Supply Chain, Payroll, Human Resource, Insurance Depart and Security.
·         External – Vendors, Consultants, Banks, KRA, NSSF and NHIF.
Qualifications and work experience
·         A holder of a business related degree.
·         A holder of a CPA Part III.
·         At-least 2 year(s) relevant experience.
·         Basic Computer Skills (MS Word, Excel, PPT).
·         Some exposure to accounting software will be beneficial.
Other Job Specifications
General Skills
·         Keen on Details.
·         Communication Skills
·         Customer Service Skills
·         Quick learner.
Behavior
·         Customer Centric.
·         Ownership.
·         Continuous Improvement.
·         Leadership.
Applications Procedure
If you meet the above criteria and are interested in making a meaningful Finance Career move in the rewarding FMCG sector, apply by submitting your CV in confidence to:
The Recruiter.
Esquire Consultants.
P.O Box 76883-00620,
Nairobi.
Via recruit@esquireconsultants.co.ke and kindly indicate current and expected salary in your application subject line, Cover Letter or CV.
Note:
Do not attach certificates and testimonials in your application.
Closing date for applications is Friday 28th August 2020
Shortlisting will be carried out on a rolling/ongoing basis.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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