Financial Controller Job in Nairobi, Kenya

We are a leading outpatient care & day care medical Centre
in Nairobi.



We are seeking to hire a motivated & qualified candidate for
the position of 
Financial Controller.

Are you interested in being part of a team delivering world
class healthcare in hands you can trust?

If so, then this is what will be expected of you:

Job Summary: To lead strategies for
all financial and management accounting, capital and tax efficiency, financial
risk management and control functions for the healthcare provider.

He/she is tasked with budgeting, administering, directing and
monitoring all the healthcare provider’s financial activities.

The Financial Controller plays a lead role in partner and
investor engagement.

Duties and
Responsibilities

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Works with the director, COO and hospital board to create
financial strategies for the healthcare provider

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Leads the senior management team to develop financial goals and
objectives for the hospital

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Provides proactive, sound guidance regarding management of
assets and investments, and financial trends within the facility

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Works with department managers and patient care executives to
implement financial plans and productivity benchmarks, and to monitor progress
toward financial goals

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Employs a system of responsible accounting, including budget and
internal controls

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Ensures timely and accurate reconciliation is done

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Maintains effective revenue cycle processes for a strong cash
flow position

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Maximizing cash flow consistent with sound credit and collection
policies

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Lead and develop the finance and accounts team and ensure they
are motivated

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Financial reporting with detailed analysis of financial
statements and variances from budget; audits of financial statements and
internal controls

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Monitors capital asset expenditures and depreciation

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Prepares annual operating budgets as well as capital budgets and
cash flow projections

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Maintains proper banking relations


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Vets all agreements from a financial perspective i.e credit
terms, notice period, invoice submission etc.

Specific
Qualifications:

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Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance

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A fully certified CPA/ACCA or equivalent

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Master’s degree as an added advantage

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Training on strategic management

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At least 8 years’ experience with 4 in senior management in a
similar entity

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A track record of prudent and excellent financial management
practices

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Excellent stakeholder management skills

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Strong communicator, able to clearly articulate financial
positions to various stakeholders

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Track record of integrity and reliability

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Hands-on and proactive problem solver with a record of
turnaround interventions

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Able to advise and convince top management and directors on
prudent course of action regarding Finance

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Flexible, hardworking and able to withstand high pressure

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An energetic leader

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Able to train and develop a strong, capable finance team

Competencies

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Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

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Experience in working with a Hospital Management Information
System

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Proven track records of people and change management

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Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize a
demanding workload

How to Apply

Please send your application including your updated CV to
[email protected] by close of business on 17th July 2020.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

We do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant
because of race, gender, religion, nationality, physical or mental disability,
age or sexual orientation.
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