Accountant Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Summit Recruitment

Job Description

Accountant Forex Bureau – Ngong Rd, Nairobi

Our client, a Forex Bureau licensed by the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) to deal in Foreign Exchange transactions, located along Ngong Rd, is looking to recruit an Accountant.

Key Responsibilities:

Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
Ensures documentation of financial transactions by entering account information.
Recommends financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.
Ensuring all accounts are balanced by end of the day.
Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedure.
Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
Secures financial information by completing data base backups.


Must have a relevant bachelor’s degree.
Must be a CPA (K) or ACCA Finalist.
Must have 2 years’ experience having worked in an audit firm, or in an established forex bureau.
Be a mature and presentable person.
Ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision.
High levels of energy, discipline and integrity.
Proficient knowledge of financial systems (Excel and QuickBooks are mandatory).

Monthly Gross Salary: Kshs. 130, 000-135,000/= (Approx. 1,300 – 1,350 USD) depending on skills and experience.

Position level: Lower Mid-level.

Location: Nairobi, Kenya.

Deadline: 28th July 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.