Accountant Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Corporate Staffing

Job Description

Accountant Job In Kenya At One Of The Leading Exporters Of Fresh Produce

Our client is one of the leading exporters of fresh produce located in Nairobi. They seek to hire an accountant who will be tasked with the day to day accounts operations matters and ensuring the company’s compliance with accounting standards and practices.

Industry: Export

Location: Nairobi

Gross Salary: 50K

Accountant Job Responsibilities

Ensuring financial transactions are properly recorded and entered into the computerized accounting systems
Ensuring regular invoicing, receive and receipt payment
Administering VAT and processing returns
Administering the company’s payroll and associated statutory requirements (PAYE, NSSF, NHIF, leave)
Undertaking daily banking functions and bank reconciliations. Deal with daily petty cash.
Undertaking the preparatory work for the annual audit of accounts and assisting in implementation of audit recommendations
Undertaking any ad hoc duties associated with the accounts function, including maintaining financial files and records, and photocopying.
Ensuring all filing is done in a timely, accurate and organized manner
Carrying out other related tasks as might be required from time to time

Qualifications for the Accountant Job

Bachelors of Commerce or related fields
A CPA(K) holder
At least 3 years’ experience in accounting
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, knowledge and experience in using Accounting Software packages such as Pastel, Sage, QuickBooks
The suitable candidate should be of unquestionable integrity and mature
They should also be dynamic and a team player
Ability to work to tight deadlines in a pressurized environment
Have high good attention to detail

How to Apply:

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please submit your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Accountant – Fresh Produce) before Monday 25th June 2018.

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV.

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing. Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the short listing process.