Accounts Officer Job in Kenya

 Job Title: Accounts Officer

Hiring Organization: Mt Kenya Wholesalers
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Distribution
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES Competitive
Date Posted: 03/27/2024

(Job ref: AO-EA-01-03-024),
Reporting to: Accounts Manager,
Department: Accounts Payable and Receivable,
Location: Matuu, Yatta constituency,
Duration: Renewable contract


Mt Kenya Wholesalers Traders Ltd is an established distribution company of an exclusive range of brands and consumer goods in Yatta Plateau. It serves the Kenyan Wholesale and Retail market– we exist to transform the lives and livelihood of our state of the art Distribution where we book orders digitally from our customers’ store, deliver and receive payment without them visiting our warehouse.

Job Summary:

  • The Accounts Officer is responsible for authentication, allocation and integrity of financial accounts, schedules, plans and documentations in line with relevant ad hoc financial objectives.

Roles and responsibilities;

  • Reconciling vendor/supplier invoices and resolving discrepancies before payment.
  • Filling of withholding VAT
  • Processing of suppliers payments.
  • Filing supplier invoices
  • Reconciling bank statements
  • Reconciliation of M-pesa /paybill statements
  • Posting of banking in the statements
  • Daily sales reconciliations
  • Reconciliation of daily expense transactions


  • Relevant professional certification i.e. CPA 4
  • Proven experience of at least 2 years as an accountant in a finance & accounts department in a busy organization
  • Should have a good track record of unquestionable integrity. Effective communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to work as part of the team and build relationships with others within the organization.

How to Apply

Mt. Kenya wholesalers limited is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our organization, all interested applicants should send their applications together with a detailed Cover letter and CV to with a clear subject line ‘ACCOUNTS OFFICER’. Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply. Applications should reach us no later than 30TH March 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.