Senior Accountant, Sacco, Job in Kenya

Job Summary

  • We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior Accountant to join our team!
  • Reporting to the Head of Finance, you will play a vital role in ensuring the efficient running of the Finance department and
  • managing our financial resources.
  • This includes producing accurate and timely financial reports, preparing and reviewing SACCO budgets, overseeing costing
  • processes, and maintaining the SACCO’s books of accounts.

Key Responsibilities


  • Collect and consolidate financial reports from accountants, aligning them with financial policies and strategies.
  • Review and assign daily accounting tasks to department staff.
  • Analyze SACCO financial reports and ensure adherence to budgets.
  • Oversee and review branch financial reconciliations, developing required reports.
  • Assist the Head of Finance in cash flow management planning.
  • Prepare reports for overall financial department management and departmental interactions.
  • Develop and maintain annual and periodic SACCO budgets.
  • Generate timely management accounts and financial reports.
  • Prepare annual financial statements and facilitate external audits.
  • Manage fixed asset records, ensuring accountability and coordinating with users.
  • Disseminate financial reports to departments, branches, and management for informed decision-making.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Professional accounting qualification (CPAK) or equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce/Accounting or equivalent.
  • Proficiency in all MS Office applications and practical knowledge of accounting software.
  • Excellent team player with strong leadership, analytical, communication, and decision-making skills.
  • Minimum five (5) years experience in a similar position.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae, indicating their current and expected remuneration package, to careers@skillsglobal.co.ke by July 7, 2024 (Senior Accountant – Sacco)