Financial Consultant Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

Virtual Hr

Job Description

Our client is a privately-owned Investment Company with diversified holdings across real estate, agri-business, manufacturing, healthcare, hospitality, financial services, fixed income and quoted equity.

They are seeking to recruit a motivated and self-driven professional to fill in the following position in their office:

Financial Accountant

Reporting to the Group Head of Finance, the Financial Accountant is responsible for preparing and analyzing financial and accounting reports for the company.

Principal Accountabilities:

Assess the accuracy and completeness of financial statements and accounting records
Establish well-documented systems for record keeping and accounting
Research financial variances and analyse financial data
Prepare monthly reconciliations and financial statements
Consolidate departmental budgets and compare actual costs to budgeted costs
Regularly update management regarding the financial status of the company
Prepare tax returns and calculate taxes owed; comply with tax requirements around payment and reporting
Co-ordinate internal and external audits of the organization’s financial and accounting records
Analyze business operations, financial commitments, costs, revenues, and trends to develop projections for future revenue and expenses
Provide suggestions and feedback to management regarding budget forecasts, resource utilization, and tax strategy
Supervise and direct the work activities of accounting and book keeping personnel
Ensure compliance with accounting and finance standards, best practices, and government regulations

Key Skills and Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business, economics, or related field from an accredited institution of higher education
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar role
Minimum CPA Part III
Strong understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Working Capital Management Skills
Budgeting and forecasting skills
Working knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2018

Interested candidates are requested to forward their updated CVs by 14th June 2018 clearly stating the subject heading “FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT”.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.