Financial Controller Job in Kenya

Job Title: Financial Controller

Hiring Organization: Corporate Staffing
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Manufacturing
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES
Date Posted: 05/31/2024

Gross Salary: Ksh 200K – 250k

Our client is in the Manufacturing industry seeking a skilled and proactive Financial Controller who will be responsible for overseeing the financial activities of the company, managing the accounts team, and ensuring the accuracy and integrity of financial data. You will play a key role in developing financial models, cash flows, and project proposals to present to investors for funding. The ideal candidate will be dynamic, detail-oriented, and capable of working independently to meet deadlines. Additionally, flexibility to work on weekends and adaptability to changing priorities are essential for success in this role.

Key Responsibilities

Manage and oversee the day-to-day operations of the accounts department, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and financial reporting.

Develop and maintain financial models to analyze company performance, forecast future financial trends, and support decision-making processes.

Prepare cash flow forecasts, budget projections, and financial reports to support business planning and investor relations.

Collaborate with other departments to gather financial data and ensure alignment with company goals and objectives.

Lead the preparation of project proposals and presentations to the board of directors and investors, highlighting financial metrics, ROI analysis, and potential risks.

Ensure compliance with accounting standards, regulations, and company policies.

Supervise and mentor members of the accounts team, providing guidance and support to foster professional development and maximize performance.

Continuously identify opportunities for process improvements and implement efficient financial procedures.

Assist in ad hoc financial analysis and special projects as needed.

Key Qualifications

CPA or CFA certification

Proven experience of 10 years in a financial management role, with a track record of success in managing financial operations and leading a team.

Proficiency in building complex financial models and conducting financial analysis.

Strong understanding of accounting principles, financial reporting standards, and regulatory requirements.

Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively present financial information to stakeholders and investors.

High level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel and financial software applications.

Detail-oriented with strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

Flexibility to work on weekends and adapt to changing priorities as needed.

N:B Candidates who are available immediately are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

Gross Salary: Ksh 200K – 250K

If you are up to the challenge and possess the necessary qualifications and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Financial Controller – Manufacturing ) to before 7th June 2024