Job Title: Senior Accountant

Report To: Chief Executive Officer

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: Competitive

Our client is a leading ICT integration company.

They seek to hire a Senior Accountant to provide comprehensive financial and decision support to the company.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure accurate company forecasting and budget preparation
  • Develop and document accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Track the company’s financial status and performance to identify areas for potential improvement
  • Management and maintenance of percentage margin on all company products
  • Management of all stores and procurement operations
  • 100% enforcement of the credit policy
  • Seek out methods for minimizing financial risk to the company
  • Compliance of lead time periods for local and imported products as per the company’s policy
  • Ensure clearance of dead stock as per internal processes
  • Research on technical finance and accounting issues for compliance
  • Enforce Annual Pre-qualification of suppliers as per ISO 9001:2015
  • Manage and comply with local, government reporting requirements and tax filings
  • Oversee finance team i. e monitoring performance, grow, develop and build a team
  • Ensure 100% compliance with PPOA, ISO 9001:2015, ERP, quick books and all other expected regulations
  • Develop and present financial reports to Management and board members as expected

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce / Finance, Business Administration or equivalent
  • CPA (K) graduate
  • Master’s Degree in Finance / Accounting or strategic management shall be an added advantage
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in Accounting
  • Knowledge of Quick books or Pastel accounting packages
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience in the negotiation, interpretation & management of loan agreements and various contracts
  • Good communication skills
  • Competent accounting and control skills related to project entities
  • Proven administrative, leadership and management ability in the areas of strategic planning and organizational development
  • Ability to develop, monitor and maintain management information systems and procedures
  • Experience of financial responsibility for a budget
  • Ability to work on own initiative and under pressure
  • Ability to lead and to contribute to the team

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Senior Accountant) to hr@smoothtel.com by Tuesday, 30th June, 2020.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing.

Only candidates short- listed for interview will be contacted

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