Medical Services Organization Finance Manager Job in Kenya

Our client, a well-established medical services organization, is looking to recruit a competent and highly motivated individual to fill the position of Finance Manager.
Reports to: General Manager
The Finance Manager will contribute to the effective governance of the organization by providing support and information which will enable the organization to operate effectively. 
This includes promptly providing information requested by senior management and decision making bodies in the organization. 
He/she must also ensure that the work carried out in his/her own area of responsibility is in line with the organization’s policies and procedures.

Duties and responsibilities
  • Organization and management of the Finance and Accounting department
  • Examine financial information to ensure their completeness, accuracy and validity.
  • Budgetary controls and Interpretation of financial policies
  • Liaise with the organizations customers and follow up collection of outstanding accounts receivable.
  • Overall cash management including preparation of periodic cash flow statements
  • Oversee preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual reports for management and external purposes
  • Collaborate with internal and external auditors and ensure prompt implementation of their recommendations
  • Planning, designing, reviewing, coordinating, controlling and implementing the financial management and accounting systems.
Required qualification, experience and key competences
For appointment to this position, a candidate must have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Economics or any other business related field
  • CPA (K) or its equivalent
  • Experience with Pharmamed System or any ERP will be an added advantage
  • Modern computerized accounting skills- Quick books, Pastel, Sage.
  • At least three years’ experience in a similar position or in an Audit/Accountancy firm
  • Excellent communication skills
Terms of Employment: 3 years performance based renewable contract
Interested candidates should send their applications, attach copies of updated Curriculum Vitae, stating current and expected salary, to to reach the undersigned on or before 8th June 2013.