Accountant Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi


Job Description

Our success is built with the efforts of our employees and support of our management.

Grounded in our core values; Integrity, Customer Focus, Teamwork, Innovation & Creativity, Professionalism, Corporate Social Responsibility.

KEPHIS is committed to be the employer of choice. We always seek to identify, engage and retain best talent to take up variety of roles.

KEPHIS provide the employees with opportunities for growth and development and reward those who are devoted to perform their best.

1. Accountant (5 positions) – Ref: VA/1/5/2018

Major duties and responsibilities

Cost and/or management accounting.
Preparation of budgets.
Financial analysis.
Verification of payment vouchers.
Collation of financial estimates.
Determination of aggregate expenditure.
Coordination and rationalization expenditure estimates.
Supervision of revenue collection process.
Cash flow control.
Cost analysis.
Preparation of final and statements.
Maintenance of accounting books.
Maintenance of accreditation and ISO certification.

Key Qualifications

Possess a Bachelor Degree in Commerce (Accounting option), or be in possession of a degree from a university recognized in Kenya majoring in fields relevant to the Accounting Function such as Finance and Economics.
Have passed CPA II;
Three (3) years relevant experience.
Computer literacy and proficiency in Microsoft office packages and accounting programs such as SAGE.
Ability to work independently, in a team and under pressure.
Excellent problem solving skills and the ability to make decisions independently.
Good communication, data analysis, report writing and presentation skills.
Can work well under pressure and prioritize work.
Experience with a Quality Management System.

Interested and qualified individuals should fill the employment application form through the website ( or download the form from the website and send the duly filled form together with copies of academic and professional certificates and national identity card by 21st June, 2018 to:

The Managing Director,
P.O Box 49592 – 00100 GPO, Nairobi.

Use only one method of application: either online through the KEPHIS website or hard copy.

KEPHIS is an equal opportunity employer. Potential candidates from marginalized communities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to avail their original and copy of application letter, Curriculum Vitae; duly filled employment application form, certified copies of the relevant certificates; national identity card; clearance certificates from KRA; HELB; EACC; Credit Reference Bureau and Kenya Police as per chapter six of the Constitution during the interview.