Accountant Job in Kenya

Role Description

  • We are looking for an individual who thrives on pushing the boundaries of Accounting and Managing Finance. As an Accountant with us, your role is to ensure the accuracy and completeness of our financial records, with a particular emphasis on reconciliations. We are looking for a proactive, results-oriented professional with a passion for numbers and a drive for excellence.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare of weekly and monthly bank reconciliations for all markets
  • Ensure all markets conform to treasury guidelines and all transactions are done as per the approved bank mandates
  • Handle foreign currency transactions and manage currency exchange risk
  • Analyze and optimize cash management processes for efficiency
  • Ensure the movement of cash within the operating countries is in a tax efficient manner
  • Prepare end-month financial reporting, management reports and revaluation of all accounts and cash balances
  • Develop and maintain treasury policies and procedures for the group
  • Provide inputs and advice to company including recommending changes that will maximize revenue and profit

Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting option & CPA (K) or ACCA (UK)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and working with an ERP such as Sage, Microsoft, or SAP
  • At least 5 years’ experience as an Accountant
  • Prior experience working in financial services will be an added advantage
  • Full understanding of accounting principles and standards
  • Superb leadership, communication, and collaboration capabilities
  • Self-starter, autonomous, excellent time-management, and organizational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

How To Apply

  • If you’re passionate about delivering exceptional events and possess the necessary skills and qualifications, we’d love to hear from you. We invite you to submit ONLY your C.V. and an application letter to kazi@pesapal.com, to be received by Friday, 24th May 2024. Certificates and testimonials need NOT be attached.
  • Interested candidates should submit ONLY their C.V. clearly indicating “ACCOUNTANT – PESAPAL” to kazi@pesapal.com to be received by Monday 20th May 2024. Certificates and testimonials need NOT be attached.