Accounts Assistant Job in Kenya

SOS Children’s Villages
Kenya is an affiliate of SOS CV- International whose mission is to build
families for children in need, help them shape their own futures and share in
the development of their communities. In Kenya, the organisation runs five
Children’s Villages in Nairobi, Mombasa, Eldoret, Meru and Kisumu. SOS
Children’s Villages Kenya also runs education and health institutions and works
with local communities through Families Strengthening Programs.

We seek to recruit a
dynamic mature persons to become an
Accounts Assistant for SOS Children’s
Villages – Eldoret (CISU project).

Key Functions of the

The Accounts Assistant
will undertake various duties which include but not limited to the following:-

  • Support
    the preparation of payment voucher, cheques and petty cash payments when
    required to do

  • Assists
    the finance department in the preparation of the annual

  • Ensure
    that any financial policies, as establishment by Sos-kindedoff
    international or the national Association, are implemented and adhered to,
    under the guidance of the

  • Point
    out any queries’ that may arise in the course of his/her work for the
    attention of the immediate

  • Compile
    and update the inventory and fixed asset registers of all the facilities
    as assets are acquired.

  • Participate
    in the annual inventory control audits, as directed by the

  • Assist
    with establishment of proper record keeping and

  • Act
    for the accountant in his absence.

  • At
    all times ensure that personal data of donors, sponsors, SOS CV
    beneficiaries and their families as well as SOS co-workers Is handled with
    confidentially and in accordance with prevailing SOS-Kinderdorf
    international data las

  • Monthly
    project financial reporting

  • Preparation
    of annual project accounts and liaising with auditors on the

  • Aid
    in annual budgeting and liquidity planning process for the


  • Bachelors
    Degree in Accounting and Finance

  • Over
    2 years experience in Finance and Accounting

  • Hands
    on Experience in Ms excell and Navision Accounting software

  • Proffesional
    Qualification atleast CPA Part

The position offers a
competitive remuneration and benefits package.

How To Apply

If you believe your
experience, competencies and qualifications match the job and role
specifications described; send your application & updated CV(with details
of at least 3 referees one of which must be immediate former employer)
addressed to the Human Resources department to reach us on or before 24th March 2021 by
email to: [email protected]

Only short listed
candidates will be contacted.

SOS Children’s Villages Kenya is an equal opportunity employer and
its Recruitment Policy addresses itself to the core values of best practice,
diversity and equality.

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