Finance Director Job in Kenya

Jul 3, 2017

A leading institution in the Eastern Africa region is seeking to recruit a well qualified and experienced individual to fill the position of Finance Director.

Reference No: 210/CO/WS  

About The Job: This is a top level position reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer.

The successful candidate’s primary role is to ensure that the institution’s finances are collected, used and invested in a prudent way to meet not only recurrent but also future needs. 

He/she will provide effective leadership to a large team.

Key Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Develop and implement strategies relating to overall financial management of the institution;
  • Monitor and manage the financial health of the institution;
  • Oversee the preparation and production of timely and accurate sets of accounts;
  • Provide leadership in treasury management and ensuring that funds are optimally deployed;
  • Ensure that there are adequate internal controls in place and that these are being complied with;
  • Brief the CEO and the board of directors as required;
  • Coordinate the preparation and presentation of annual budgets & plans and once approved their implementation.
  • Provide effective leadership and motivation of staff to render a superior service at all times.
Qualifications, Experience and Other Requirements:
  • Should hold a university degree preferably a masters;
  • Should be a qualified accountant CPA, ACCA etc
  • Should have at least10 years post graduation experience
  • Should have headed the finance function for at least three years;
  • Have proven analytical, problem solving and communication skills;
  • Able to get a large team to work together
  • Have excellent understanding of the role of ICT in finance and accounting.
Remuneration: A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Application Procedure:

Send your application and detailed CV to
Do NOT attach Certificates/Testimonials.
State how your experience matches the specification, quoting job Reference No.

Closing Date: 2017-07-15


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