Accountant Job in Kenya

Senior Accountant


Qualifications

  • A Master’s degree in Business
    Administration (MBA)

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Finance
    or Accounting

  • Professional Qualification

  • Professional accounting
    qualifications e.g. CPA or ACCA

Experience

  • At least seven (7) years’ work
    experience including in accounting, internal controls and audit

  • Experience in the insurance
    industry

  • Experience in team management
    and supervision

Responsibilities

  • Develop, maintain and implement
    proper operational controls for financial efficiency

  • Ensure complete operational
    compliance with manuals and policies, Board and Management
    financialinstructions and any applicable agreements

  • Ensure that proper books of
    accounts are kept and are free of mistakes

  • Ensure that deadlines are
    observed

  • Manage monthly closure of
    accounts and ensure compliance with ATI’s Financial Statement Close

  • Process (FSCP)

  • Prepare, on a monthly basis and
    in timely manner, the financial reports, trend analysis,
    cash-flowprojections, performance analysis, variance analysis (against the
    budget)

  • Assist in the preparation of
    quarterly reports to the Board of Directors

  • Prepare the annual Financial
    Statements in accordance to IFRS in timely manner

  • Keep abreast of new amended and
    revised IFRSs, analyzing their impacts and making sure they aretimely and
    properly implemented

  • Coordinate with internal and
    external auditors

  • Ensure that all standing
    instructions requiring any input control or action by the accounting unit
    are met

  • and observed precisely and correctly
    at all times

  • · Supervise the work performed
    by the Accountants and ensuring all items are timely and properly

  • booked, reviewing all journal
    entries before actual postings, reviewing all bank and balance sheet

  • balance sheet reconciliations
    on a monthly basis and ensuring that all reconciling items are resolvedin
    timely manner

  • Maintain and improve ATI’s
    accounting systems in liaison with the consultants and/or the
    softwaredevelopers

  • Manage the annual budgeting process

  • Participate in the approval
    process of both capital and operational expenditure and ensuring
    budgetavailability

  • Keep the CFO fully informed at
    all times of any adverse or unusual circumstances which may affectthe
    ATI’s financial position

  • Oversee the administration of
    the payroll

  • Oversee the maintenance of the
    fixed asset register and ensuring its accurateness and completeness

  • Maintain and improve manuals,
    policies and procedures

  • Perform such other duties as
    may be assigned to you from time to time

How To Apply

Please submit the following to [email protected]

  1. An Application Letter (cover
    letter)

  2. CV including details of your
    current remuneration package along with details of three referees

  3. Personal
    History Form

The closing date for application is Saturday, 11th July 2020 at
Midnight Nairobi time

Candidates are expected to be completely fluent in English
therefore all applications must be submitted in English only.

Please note that once your application is submitted, ATI will only
contact short-listed candidates. ATI does not accept unsolicited job
applications.
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