Accountants Job in Kenya


  • Our Ref: CEH/HR/REC/002/2023
  • Terms of Engagement: Locum – 2 Months

Main Purpose of the Role: 

Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the incumbent will be tasked to perform tasks in Accounts Receivables (NHIF), payables and bank reconciliations.

Key Responsibilities

Accounts Receivables

  • Raising accurate NHIF profoma invoices and forwarding them to the relevant personnel for sharing with the clients as per the relevant company standard operating procedures.
  • Raising accurate NHIF invoices and forwarding them to the relevant personnel for further action as per company standard operating procedures.
  • Receiving of NHIF payments into the system.

Accounts Payables

  • Posting of purchase invoices.
  • Providing support in writing cheques.
  • Verification and approval of optical lenses LPOs as per set guidelines
  • Performing supplier accounts reconciliations on a monthly basis
  • Ensure proper deposits of front office revenues as per set Standard Operating Procedures
  • Preparation of VAT and WHT, Itax as per SOP
  • Posting of petty cash and conducting bank reconciliations
  • Posting of petty cash and conducting bank reconciliations.
  • Take part in company projects and carry out any other tasks that may be assigned to you by your
  • Line Manager and/ or any other person placed in authority over you.

Knowledge and Experience Required

  • Bachelors or higher in a business-related field (preferably accounting)
  • CPA Finalist
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Professional qualification shall be an added advantage.
  • Must be available to on- board immediately.

Key Skills and Competencies Required

  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
  • Exceptional Communication and Customer Care skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines.
  • Exceptional verbal, written and presentation skills.
  • Experience in working with ERP systems.
  • Computer literacy skills.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates to make their applications through with the subject being “Senior Accountant” – CEH/HR/REC/003/2023’’ “Accountant- Locum” – CEH/HR/REC/002/2023.