Accounts Assistant Job in Kenya

Jun 10, 2017

Accounts Assistant

Our client is looking for a very organized, highly analytical, well rounded person who can carry out the following duties.

General Responsibilities:

The incumbent will be expected to maintain and develop a proper accounts receivable portfolio. 

They will also be responsible for operational improvements, annual budget process, periodic forecasting, and periodic analysis of business performance.
Key Duties
  • Maintain and develop accounting processes to ensure accounting system is kept up to date.
  • Liaise with auditors to ensure timely production of annual audited accounts in line with parent company requirements
  • Ensure timely preparation, authorization, filing and remittance of statutory payments.
  • Ensure that electronic money records are maintained for control and audit purposes.
  • Ensure that any returns to regulator (Central Bank of Kenya) are prepared on an accurate and timely basis
  • Support General Manager in financial development analysis and appraisal of new projects.
  • Manage junior finance staff and ensure appropriate training and development is put in place.
  • Support wider business in improvement of working practices which are pragmatic but consistent with good financial control
  • Ensure new technological developments are accommodated within financial processes.
Desirable Competencies
  • Qualification in Accounts (CPA)-Minimum of CPA sec 4 (Part 2)
  • Sound working knowledge of computer application packages and accounting software-QuickBooks
  • A self motivated individual with good interpersonal skills/team player
  • Must have minimum of three years experience in a busy hotel accounting environment.
  • Good administrative and coordination skills
  • Age 24-32 years
  • ​Experience in purchasing and logistics will be an added advantage
How to Apply

Applicants should forward their applications (applications without this information will not be considered) by e-mail to

Only successful candidates will be contacted.


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