Finance Manager Job in Kenya - NGO

Job Title: Finance Manager

Hiring Organization: ActionAid International Kenya
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Non Profit
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES
Date Posted: 05/22/2024

ActionAid International Kenya (AAIK) is a member of the ActionAid Federation. ActionAid works in more than 43 countries all over the world, in the places where we can make the biggest impact. We tackle poverty and denial of human rights at the local level, and we challenge the causes behind them locally, nationally, and globally. In Kenya, AAIK works in solidarity with women and people living in poverty and exclusion; connecting their voices, sharing ideas, spreading inspiration, campaigning, advocating, and influencing public policy to eradicate poverty and ensure social justice. ActionAid International Kenya has presence in 22 counties in Kenya – Mombasa, Kilifi, Taita Taveta, Kakamega, Homabay, West Pokot, Baringo, Migori, Isiolo, Garissa, Kajiado, Nairobi, Kisumu, Makueni, Embu, Laikipia, Turkana, Siaya, Kitui, Nakuru, Muranga and Meru.

Main purpose


The holder of the position shall be responsible for all aspects of accounting and financial reporting, cash management, controllership, and the budgeting functions of the Country Office.

S/he shall ensure that financial systems are in place and that senior managers enforce compliance with these systems, that financial risks are mitigated, and that projects and programs receive quality financial services required promptly.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor of Commerce degree, (Finance), master’s in business administration (Finance) from a recognized university.

A Certified Public Accountant (CPAK) or ACCA Finalist or its equivalent.

Must be a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK).

Have at least Eight (8) years of working experience in finance/accounting function.

Demonstrable high understanding of finance and accounting matters.

How To Apply

Please send your CV and cover letter to hresources.Kenya@actionaid.org by close of business on 5th June 2024. You are requested to highlight in the cover letter how you specifically meet the criteria for this role.

Due to the high volumes of applications received, we can only correspond with shortlisted applicants. ActionAid International Kenya promotes diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.