Accountant/Administrator Job in Kenya

Accountant/Administrator

Our client is a medium sized savings and credit cooperative society with offices in Nairobi seeking to recruit a qualified, experienced and result oriented candidate to fill the above position.

Position Purpose:

The main responsibility of the Accountant/Administrator is to ensure effective administration and financial management of the SACCO activities.

Specific duties of the Accountant/Administrator are:-
  • Preparation of accurate and timely monthly management accounts.
  • Preparation of accurate and timely members’ statements.
  • Monthly reconciliation of all general ledger and bank accounts for the SACCO.
  • Assist and advise management in preparation of budgets, investment decisions and strategic planning.
  • Advise the SACCO on all statutory compliance requirements
  • Address and attend to members issues on a day to day basis.
  • Assist management to ensure that annual audit is carried out successfully.
  • Carry out any other duties assigned by the general manager.
Educational Qualifications and Experience:
  • CPA (K)
  • Diploma in Cooperative Management 
  • Must be a person of high integrity and committed to high ethical standards.
  • Must be computer literate in the use of accounting and Microsoft Office packages 
  • Must have excellent communication skills and willing to work long hours with minimal supervision.
  • Strong background and experience in SACCO operations and Financial Management.
Other Skills and Attributes
  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Must have good organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Must have initiative and be willing to work long hours with minimal supervision.
If you meet the above requirements, send your application letter and resume stating your current and expected salary to jobs@stedanconsult.com not later than 18th June, 2013.