Business Controller Job in Kenya

Join a leading Manufacturing Company: East African Portland Cement Company Limited (EAPCC) is a leading cement manufacturer, situated in Athi River about 30km from Nairobi, and pioneered the manufacture of cement in East Africa in 1933. 

Having started as trading company importing cement, it has grown over the years and now produces about 1.3million tons of cement per annum.

The cement manufactured by East African Portland Cement Company, is sold under the brand name Blue Triangle Cement and has been instrumental in the regions social-economic development as virtually all spheres of development have benefited from the use of Blue Triangle Cement.

The company intends to fill the following vacant position as a part of turnaround strategy and re-organization program that is aimed at accelerating delivery of the strategic objectives.
Business Controller
Ref: EAPCC/25/06/2015

Reporting administratively to the Chief Operating Officer and working closely with the Chief Executive Officer, the Business Controller will be responsible for development of the ‘Control function’ within EAPCC and give functional leadership on the same.

In this role, the incumbent will be responsible for assisting the business in acceleration of performance improvement initiatives; validating alignment and prioritization of the same with the strategic objectives; development and implementation of effective Business Performance management systems and processes and drive robust business planning across the business to ensure good forecasts, performance benchmarks and implementation of corrective action plans on performance.

The successful candidate will have an undergraduate degree in Finance, Statistics, and Engineering or other analytical course, plus relevant professional qualification (Chartered Accountant or equivalent). 

S/he will have a minimum of 8 years’ experience in a professional audit firm or a large commercial organization. 

Experience in the Building materials sector (especially Cement/Aggregates/Concrete) would be an added advantage.
If your background, experience and competencies match the above specifications, please send your application with a detailed CV, testimonials, current remuneration and full contact details of 3 professional referees to the address below to be received not later than 15th July 2015 quoting the position reference.
Please get the details in the website
The Managing Director
East African Portland Cement Company Limited
P.O Box 20-00204
Athi River

EAPCC is an equal opportunity employer.