Accountant Job in Kenya

We are looking for experienced, qualified individuals with a passion for winning to fill the vacancy listed below:
Accountant
Duties and Responsibilities
·         Coordinate timely and accurate preparation of budgets, ensure budgetary controls, constantly monitor expenditure and report on variances;
·         Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements and reports in an accurate and timely manner and prepare all the documents that are required to support the periodical auditing exercise;
·         Prepare cash flows statements and bank reconciliations;
·         Ensure that all accounting transactions comply with set financial systems and controls and initiate remedial action where this is not the case;
·         Prepare and continually review aged (debtor/creditor) analysis report and advise management accordingly;
·         Compile tax reports/statutory returns, ensuring that these are submitted in a timely manner to the relevant authorities and consult with tax advisors as and when necessary;
·         Liaise with the external auditors during interim and annual audit and follow-up.
·         Develop and maintain internal control and effective accounting system and policies for the business;
·         Establish and maintain systems for cost-sensitivity analysis and early-warning of cost-overruns;
·         Work consultatively with the respective departments on cost reduction initiatives;
·         Manage relationships with key stakeholders including banks, suppliers, and key customers;

·         Confirm financial status by monitoring revenue and expenses; coordinating the collection, consolidation, and evaluation of financial data;
·         Maintain accounting controls by establishing a chart of accounts; defining accounting policies;
·         Enforce current accounting regulations and recommend new procedures for proposed legislation.
Qualifications, Skills & Abilities
·         University Degree in Commerce, Accounts, Finance or other business related field from a recognized university.
·         Fully qualified Accountant (CPA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent).
·         A member of ICPAK or any other related/relevant professional body;
·         At least 3 years’ experience in a busy commercial office
·         Sound knowledge of the financial industry, accounting principles and regulatory guidelines.
·         Experience in dealing with Statutory and Internal Auditors;
·         Excellent planning, problem solving and analytical skills.
·         Excellent report writing skills.
·         Knowledge and hands on experience in office automation tools
·         Ability to work accurately and effectively with multiple priorities and deadlines in a fast paced environment;
Applications
Apply by attaching and sending your current CV indicating on the subject line the job title as advertised to quality2015jobs@gmail.com.
Kindly mention where you saw the job advert.
Applications to be received latest by 2nd December 2016.
Only qualified candidates will be acknowledged

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