Junior Accountant Job in Kenya

Job Title: Junior Accountant

Job Code:  JA/KPL/150624
Number of Positions Open: 1

Reports To: Senior Accountant
Location:  Mariakani, Kenya

Closing Date:  1st July, 2015

 Our client is involved in manufacturing and is looking for a Junior Accountant.

Primary Responsibilities:

To participate in the development of the finance department’s work plan that relates to financial data flow and  accounting processes including revenue and cost functions in the factory operations.

Participate in coordination and monitoring of all accounts collections, general accounting data flow and with those of other departments including, management of petty cash, banking,  supplier accounts, payment requests and  ensuring unity of purpose to achieve the company's vision and mission.
Debtor Accounts - control and monitor all credit accounts with assistance from senior accountant.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • At least a Bachelor’s degree or diploma in accounting
  • CPA certification
  • 1 – 3 years of experience with knowledge in the manufacturing industry and logistic operations
  • Knowledge of general accounting practices and principles
  • Experience with tactful debt collection would be preferred
Additional Attributes:
  • Excellent work ethic and research skills with the ability to handle multiple assignments
  • Reports production and is results oriented
  • The ability to explain financial issues to others in a simple yet direct manner
  • Organizational skills
  • Supervisory skills
  • Time management skills
  • Confidence and the ability to place pressure tactfully on individuals and companies who owe money
  • Good communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills

How to Apply:

Interested candidates holding the necessary requirements, good performance and / or references are encouraged to apply with detailed CV’s, inclusive of names and contacts of 3 referees, current telephone number and email address by scrolling down and clicking on:
 Junior Accountant

Closing date:
 1st July 2015

Kindly include your current and expected remuneration in your resume.

Be advised, this job is open to Kenyan nationals only