Accountant Job in Kenya (50K)

We have been retained by a security company to recruit an Accountant. We invite qualified candidates to apply for the Accountant

Job Purpose

The Accountant role shall have the
overall responsibility of carrying out accounting and finance duties in the

SALARY:  Ksh 50,000

LOCATION: Hurlingham, Nairobi


  • Assume overall responsibilities and leadership
    of the Accountants Department.

  • Review and verify all transactions posted in
    the system.

  • Prepare and issue routine financial
    reports:  customer and branch profitability reports.

  • Manage debtors: Collect all accounts
    receivable, update the system, escalate problematic. Debtors to Branch
    Managers or other Seniors, liaise with external debt collectors.

  • Manage creditors: negotiate credit terms,
    enforce agreed credit periods.

  • Management of all payments: vendors, statutory.

  • Administration Tax: PAYE, VAT.

  • Confirm all purchased items are received in
    the organization.

  • Perform reconciliations:  monthly bank,
    payroll, Client Accounts, supplier accounts.

  • Cash flow management – ensure cash is
    available when need i.e. through AR collections/bank overdrafts, etc.

  • Preparation of the payroll

  • Ensure organization complies with all legal

  • Liaise with external auditors.

  • Preparation of Monthly Management Accounts.

  • Preparation of Annual Budgets.

  • Conduct surprise stock and cash count.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in B. Com, Financial
    Management, Accounting Degree.

  • 3 years’ experience as an Accountant in a
    security company.

  • CPA-K

  • Age – above 28 yrs.

  • Familiar with the relevant software programs

  • Excellent numerical and analytical abilities

  • Excellent in verbal and written communication

  • Experience in a security company

  • Must be able to deliver under strict deadlines
    and handle pressure effectively.

How To Apply

Interested applicants are invited to
email their detailed CVs, academic certificates to 
[email protected] The
recruitment is on a rolling basis till filled.
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