Finance Intern Job in Kenya

Job Description

AMI is looking for an ambitious and talented finance intern to be based at our Nairobi office on a full time basis. The main function of the Finance Intern is to assist AMI Finance team with smooth implementation of day-to-day accounting/finance transactions and ensuring implementation of donors’ rules and regulations and AMI finance policies & procedure. The intern will support managing grants and contracts activities from proposal writing, implementation and close-out processes.


Costing of client proposals and preparation of projects internal budgets to ensure set margins are attained

Compilation of grants/contracts financial reports by entering data in the reporting templates and attaching all support documents as per the Grant/contract agreements.

Maintain an up-to-date data database of programmes and projects

Review of payments in the accounting system by checking completeness of supporting documentation and verify the adherence of internal procedures

Preparation of AMI month-end financial reports

Financial analysis, budgeting and forecasting exercises. 

Participate in financial audits, providing necessary documentation, responding to and implementation of audit findings. 

Other duties as assigned.


Skills & Attributes 

Basic understanding of financial analysis concepts. 

Proficiency in computer applications such as MS Office and Accounting software packages. 

Ability to work tight deadlines, handle pressure and multiple concurrent activities in a fast passed environment. 

Willingness to learn. 

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relations within a team.

Education & Experience

A recent graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics or any other Business-related field.


Why join us

A high-impact, diverse and ambitious team with common values: 

Be the best: We work really hard, are proud of what we do, and love delighting our clients with quality.

Own it: We step up to the task, never pass the buck and hold ourselves accountable for delivering results.

Push the limits: We ask why, embrace failure and try new things. We never settle.

Do what’s right: We act with integrity, confront dishonesty, treat people fairly and strive to contribute to the greater good

Always care: We don’t have ego – it’s always ‘team before me’. We are kind, we celebrate each other’s success, and we care enough to give honest feedback.

A dynamic office & team life:

Brand new offices in Westlands, Nairobi

Monthly team social events and yearly offsite

Regular learning and coaching opportunities

A hybrid working model

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