Accountant Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Summit Recruitment

Job Summary

Our client, a well-established company dealing with Animal Health Products and Services is looking for an Accountant for their office in Nairobi.

Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
Experience Level: Mid level
Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

The successful candidate will ensure accurate, timely recording and reconciliation of farmer’s accounts, bank reconciliation, maintaining and updating the fixed asset register.

Key Responsibilities:

Ensure individual account reconciliations are done on regular basis to support records and payments.
Ensure the cheque payment vouchers are accurately raised and coded.
Ensure that accounts postings are done on time, all documents collected and payments done as per the payment plan.
Liaise with contract department to ensure all documents and information relating to farmers is up to date.
Ensure that feed reconciliations are done on weekly basis.
Ensure that bank account (specific) is reconciled to the company ledgers immediately after closure.
Maintain an up to date fixed assets register that identifies all fixed assets held by the company.
Maintain detailed records of cost, depreciation, disposals additions and supporting documents.
Maintain a record of all approved CAPEX additions and disposal forms for future reference.
Prepare all journal vouchers relating to movements in fixed asset records.
Preparation of monthly VAT accounts and timely filing of the VAT returns.


Must have undergraduate degree in accounting, finance or equivalent.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Accounting.
Knowledge in Navision will be an added advantage.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
Must have good people management and good problem solving skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Good planning and organisational skills.
A high level of integrity, reliability, Accountability and Adaptability.

Monthly Gross Salary: Kshs 80,000 (Approx. 800 USD)

Position Level: Junior Level.

Location: Nairobi, Kenya.

Deadline: 3rd August 2018.

We endeavour to make contact with all of our applicants, but unfortunately high volumes of applications make this unrealistic. If you do not hear from us within two weeks your application has not been successful on this occasion. This does not mean you will not be considered for future roles so please keep an eye on our job board and apply for positions that match your skills and experience.

*** Summit Recruitment & Search, as a policy, does not charge any fee as a pre-employment or post-employment requirement***



If you believe that you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for this position, then please submit your application letter, attach your CV, certificates and letters of referee NOT LATER THAN 15TH July 2018 by using this url/website.