Job title: Accountant (SACCOS)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry:
  • Banking
Job published: 04-03-2019
Job ID: 32148

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the accounting team to perform daily accounting tasks and manage month-end activities to ensure timely issue of financial reports incorporating key financial and non-financial KPIs.
  • Guide the accounting team to deliver budgets and forecasts.
  • Implement and promote compliance with processes and procedures surrounding creation of the annual budget and quarterly forecasts.
  • Ensure the timely and accurate preparation of profit and loss accounts, budget, cash flows, variance analysis and commentaries.
  • Ensure appropriate evaluation and approval of capital expenditure.
  • Monitor and promote compliance of fixed asset policies.
  • Contribute to the development and enhancement of budgeting and management reporting systems and add-on applications.
  • Provide advice and analysis on the financial consequences of business decisions to evaluate options for business operations and/or capital investment/funding decisions.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance;
  • Holder of CPA
  • A minimum 3 years of experience in the financial sector, experience in SACCOS a plus;
  • Experience supervising/managing staff in an accounting or finance environment;
  • Demonstrated proficiency with accounting system software; Finance Solution System a plus,
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office; exel, word, PowerPoint etc,
  • Effective oral and written communication skills; and
  • Ability to work in a multicultural, diverse, and highly performance-driven environment.