Senior Executive -Accounts

By September 30, 2021
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Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 1
Date Posted: September 30, 2021
Expiry Date: October 14, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Mid level
Years of Experience: 5
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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Our client in a FMCG Industry is looking to hire a Senior Executive Accounts

Workstation: Nairobi

Job Purpose;

To run the day-to-day operations of the Finance and Accounts Department by ensuring accurate payables, correct cash flow forecast and monitor reconciliations.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Periodic review and reconciliation of assigned general ledger accounts.
  • Oversee the general accounting functions to include cash management/reconciliation, financial analysis and reporting balance sheet management.
  • Bank accounts reconciliations and resolution of emerging issues with the banks.
  • Assist in preparation of monthly management accounts.
  • Assist in developing and documentation of business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
  • Monitoring and evaluation of cash flow movements and forecasting.
  • Review and recommend improvements and additions to accounting systems and procedures.
  • Ensure accurate allocation of expenses to correct cost centers.
  • Validating accuracy of supplier payments by ensuring creditors aging is reconciled.
  • Preparation, filing and timely payment of all statutory returns.
  • Computation and posting of landed costing for imported materials and updating costing tracker


Skills and Qualifications

  • Degree in Finance/ Accounting or equivalent from a reputable university.
  • CPA-K / ACCA qualification.
  • At least 5 Years’ relevant accounting experience in a manufacturing industry.
  • Previous work experience implementing and managing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems.
  • Working knowledge of tax laws .
  • Must have a good understanding handling Imports & Landed Costs
  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills.
  • Experience in Excel, Outlook and Work
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Good time management and reporting skills.
  • Good management and supervisory skills.


All applications should be done on or before close of business 14th October 2021 on link below:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted