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Job Summary

The role of an accountant is to manage all financial transactions, from fixed payments and variable expenses to bank deposits and budgets.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

ACCOUNTABILITIES 

1. Prepare profit and loss statements on behalf of the business

2. Handle and process all aspects of construction payables, including coding, processing contract award work sheets and maintenance of the job cost chart of accounts

3. Set up accounting practices and procedures for the company and advise on how to effectively manage them.

4. Processing expense reports, Payroll,, VAT returns, ,CAC Annual returns, and other compulsory filing on behalf of the company.

5. Monitor fixed asset activity in detail. Generate month-end depreciation and amortization entries

6. Analyze budgets, and advise where savings could be made.

7. Controlling the incoming and outgoing documentation process and maintaining files.

8. Provide internal auditing services.

9. Prepare and submit weekly/monthly reports.


KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS 

 Month on Month Cost Optimization


CUSTOMER

 Customer satisfaction level


ORGANIZATION

 Self-improvement initiatives

 Knowledge sharing


PROCESS & OTHERS

 TAT on report submission

 Time from invoice receipt until payment

 Number of invoices with errors


REQUIRED COMPETENCIES

FINANCIAL

Functional/Technical competencies

- Must have considerable knowledge with basic accounting principles (i.e. journal entries, debits, credits, etc.) and accounting functions. Job cost and construction experience will be key for this position.

- Proven hands-on accounting experience including experience of double entry book keeping, associated accounting controls and procedures and experience of a variety of accounting software packages.

- Able to quickly assimilate technical knowledge.


General Competencies

- Interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with and manage customer expectations (internal and external), and other stakeholders.


Leadership Competencies

- Adaptability

- Responsibility

- Confidentiality

- Accountability


Organizational Competencies

- Integrity

- Attention to details

- Respectful


PERSON SPECIFICATION/JOB

 Able to use relevant Accounting software and must be computer savy.

 Good spoken and written English language and able to document and deliver reports accurately.

 Ideal candidate should have an experience or a background of working within a large organization.


EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION:

  • A first degree in Accounting or any other related field.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 5 years proven working experience as an Accountant.


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| Full Time |
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