Job verified by Fuzu

Summit Recruitment &Training   |   Nairobi, Kenya   |   Log in or register to see the closing date

Financial Accountant

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Accounting, finance, banking, insurance
  • Expert (non-managerial)
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
Click to apply

Job Summary

Our client, a well-established Company with diverse interests and a dynamic workforce is currently looking to recruit a Financial Accountant


  1. Assess the accuracy & completeness of financial statements and accounting records.
  2. Create and maintain a chart of accounts.
  3. Establish well-documented systems for record keeping & accounting.
  4. Research financial variances & analyze financial data.
  5. Prepare monthly reconciliations & financial statements.
  6. Consolidate departmental budgets & compare actual costs to budgeted costs.
  7. Regularly update management regarding the financial status of the company.
  8. Prepare tax returns & calculate taxes owed; comply with tax requirements around payment & reporting.
  9. Co-ordinate internal & external audits of the organization’s financial and accounting records.
  10. Analyze business operations, financial commitments, costs, revenues & trends to develop projections for future revenue and expenses.
  11. Provide suggestions and feedback to management regarding budget forecasts, resource utilization & tax strategy.
  12. Supervise and direct the work activities of accounting and bookkeeping personnel
  13. Ensure compliance with accounting and finance standards, best practices & government regulations.

General Information

Salary rangeNot specified
Additional informationNot specified
Contract type: Permanent
Job type: Full Time
Location: Nairobi
Area of work: Accounting, finance, banking, insurance
Seniority: Expert (non-managerial)

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 5 years
Required skills: Accounting; Compliance; Financial analytics and forecasting; Financial analysis; Auditing; Financial reporting; CPA certification
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

Click to apply

Summit Recruitment &Training

Human resources, talent development, recruiting

Summit Recruitment & Search was established in 2009 to address the recruitment, executive search, outsourcing and training needs of companies based in Kenya or wanting to enter the Kenyan, East African, South African and African market. We have a leading proven track record in our field in South Africa, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania, Rwanda, Nigeria, Zambia, Ghana and many other African countries. We are able to advise on market trends, training requirements, prevailing salaries and offer a complete HR Solution where necessary.

Other Jobs at Summit Recruitment &Training

Manufacturing Machine Operators
Financial Analysts
Front of House Manager
Senior IT System Administrator
Management Couple
View more jobs at
Summit Recruitment &Training