Accountant Job in Kenya

Senior Accountant

About the role;

You will support the finance manager with the recording of transactions, reconciliations financial accounting, treasury, and tax compliance and providing financial analysis, forecasts, and results, and ensuring adherence to budgets.

It is a #LI-Hybrid job in Nairobi. You will report to the Senior Finance & Group Tax Manager.


Ensure all transactions are posted.

Help with the preparation of the month-end reporting pack.

Prepare monthly reconciliations for all balance sheet accounts.

Help manage the daily finances.

Ensure financial controls are followed.

Help prepare payments to suppliers and other team members

Ensure compliance with all tax regulations e.g. returns submitted and taxes paid.

Help prepare the annual budget and with the compliance of those budgets.

Work with the business to ensure they receive the financial analysis required to run their departments.

Provide accurate, and detailed information to assist with internal and external audits.

Review all costs, challenge apparent overspending and suggest areas for cost reduction.

Help with ad hoc financial requests.

Qualifications and skills:

You have a BSc/BA or relevant certification e.g., Chartered Financial Analyst Certified Public Accountant

You are proficient in excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets) and have experience using accounting software.

You meet a high-quality standard when working.

You have 3+ years of experience in financial reporting including an understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards and accounting principles e.g., accruals.

Employee Benefits:

Great compensation package and Bonus.

Private health insurance (inpatient outpatient, maternity, eye care, and dental).

Life insurance.

21 days leave per annum.

Hybrid work model

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