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Nature Conservancy

Financial Compliance Officer

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The Nature Conservancy

Financial Compliance Officer

Kenya

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KCB Group

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Save the Children (Kenya)

Finance Coordinator - Transformation Delivery & IT

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UNEP

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Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Deputy Commissioner – Risk Management Division

Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Deputy Commissioner – Policy And Tax Advisory

Nairobi, Kenya

Danish Refugee Council

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Nairobi, Kenya

ICAP (Columbia University)

Director Of Administration And Finance

Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Deputy Commissioner - Domestic Taxes Enforcement

Nairobi, Kenya

National Government Constituencies Development Fund (NG-CDF)

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Nairobi, Kenya

United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

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Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Deputy Commissioner – Policy & International Affairs

Nairobi, Kenya

National Government Constituencies Development Fund (NG-CDF)

Manager, Financial Services (Headquarters)

Nairobi, Kenya

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Deputy Commissioner – Trade Facilitation

Nairobi, Kenya

United Nations Volunteers (UNV)

Operations Specialist

Nairobi, Kenya

National Government Constituencies Development Fund (NG-CDF)

Principal Field Operations Officer / Regional Coordinator

Nairobi, Kenya

United Nations

Administrative Officer, P3

Nairobi, Kenya

Aga Khan University

Associate Dean Undergraduate Medical Education (UGME)

Nairobi, Kenya

Karatina University

Finance Officer

Nyeri, Kenya

World Food Programme

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Nairobi, Kenya

Water Services Regulatory Board

Chief Executive Officer

Nairobi, Kenya

Old Mutual

Head Of SME

Nairobi, Kenya

4G Capital

Sales And Debt Collection Interns

Nairobi, Kenya

Open Capital Advisors

Senior Transaction Leader

Kenya

4G Capital

Assistant Unit Manager

Nairobi, Kenya

Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (ADAK)

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Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Deputy Commissioner – Regional Coordinator

Nairobi, Kenya

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Nairobi, Kenya

Closing: Jan 30, 2022

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Published: Jan 19, 2022 (10 days ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Bachelor's degree

Work experience:

3 years

Language skills:

English

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Full time

YOUR POSITION WITH TNC

The Financial Compliance Officer provides highly specialized finance/accounting-related services to the Africa Region business unit in all compliance aspects of finance/accounting. They ensure that Audit, Taxation, Return Filing and other operational regulatory compliance requirements within the region are met. Reporting to the Finance Manager, the position will be based at any of the following TNC office locations: Arusha, Cape Town or Nairobi regional offic

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

The Financial Compliance Officer provides highly specialized services in one or more of the following functions: audit coordination; taxation; accounting; management controls and reporting; compliance certification or similar financial activities for the Africa business unit financial management. They have a high level of expertise in their area(s) of specialization to administer and maintain finance activities in accordance with TNC policies and procedures and best practices in financial/organizational management. The Financial Compliance Officer provides assistance to all levels of personnel in their specialty area. They respond to complex employee/management questions and problems based on advanced knowledge of the subject area in addressing financial related problems.




MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field and 4 years' related experience or equivalent combination.
  • Experience with relational databases especially MS Excel and accounting packages.
  • Experience using accounting and financial reporting systems.
  • Experience in manipulating, analyzing & interpreting data.
  • Experience with technical command of spreadsheet programs, general ledger reports and other financial management tools.
  • Experience in supporting multiple projects in various locations and/or countries.
  • Experience with government regulations related to grants and contracts.
  • Professional certification such as a CPA or CIA, or a candidate for same.
  • Experience in auditing and tax matters.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Multi-lingual skills and/or multi-cultural experience appreciated.
  • Advanced expertise in Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Non-profit accounting experience preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, accuracy, attention to detail and the ability to multi-task.
  • Knowledge of current trends in finance, accounting and regulatory environments.
  • May require fluency in a foreign language to support global operations.
  • Technical expertise on complex accounting/financial issues.


Responsibilities
YOUR POSITION WITH TNC

The Financial Compliance Officer provides highly specialized finance/accounting-related services to the Africa Region business unit in all compliance aspects of finance/accounting. They ensure that Audit, Taxation, Return Filing and other operational regulatory compliance requirements within the region are met. Reporting to the Finance Manager, the position will be based at any of the following TNC office locations: Arusha, Cape Town or Nairobi regional offic

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

The Financial Compliance Officer provides highly specialized services in one or more of the following functions: audit coordination; taxation; accounting; management controls and reporting; compliance certification or similar financial activities for the Africa business unit financial management. They have a high level of expertise in their area(s) of specialization to administer and maintain finance activities in accordance with TNC policies and procedures and best practices in financial/organizational management. The Financial Compliance Officer provides assistance to all levels of personnel in their specialty area. They respond to complex employee/management questions and problems based on advanced knowledge of the subject area in addressing financial related problems.




MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field and 4 years' related experience or equivalent combination.
  • Experience with relational databases especially MS Excel and accounting packages.
  • Experience using accounting and financial reporting systems.
  • Experience in manipulating, analyzing & interpreting data.
  • Experience with technical command of spreadsheet programs, general ledger reports and other financial management tools.
  • Experience in supporting multiple projects in various locations and/or countries.
  • Experience with government regulations related to grants and contracts.
  • Professional certification such as a CPA or CIA, or a candidate for same.
  • Experience in auditing and tax matters.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Multi-lingual skills and/or multi-cultural experience appreciated.
  • Advanced expertise in Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Non-profit accounting experience preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, accuracy, attention to detail and the ability to multi-task.
  • Knowledge of current trends in finance, accounting and regulatory environments.
  • May require fluency in a foreign language to support global operations.
  • Technical expertise on complex accounting/financial issues.


RESPONSIBILITIES AND SCOPE
  • Ensures programmatic commitments, TNC policies and procedures, financial standards and legal requirements are met and managed for compliance.
  • Responsible to lead and facilitate external, internal, donor or government /country audits, to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of audits, monitoring and completion of corrective action plans and submission within timelines as required by local laws.
  • Lead person for audit planning and managing auditors to ensure they carry out audit activities promptly; guide audit implementation, and support in development and signing of audit reports.
  • Provides audit and financial review support to the Africa Region by reviewing financial statements and audited reports.
  • Promote a complete audit trail culture in the support documentation of all financial transactions.
  • Maintain register of audit recommendations from financial audits, follow up and keep track of implementation of audit recommendations until they are closed.
  • Perform general accounting duties to include recording of accounting transactions such as journal entries, revenue, adjustments, payables as may be applicable, business and payroll taxes, JE for transfers, loans, land transactions, accruals, deferred revenue & expense corrections, recording expense adjustments into the financial system.
  • Ensure the accuracy and timeliness of accounting transactions such as journal entries
  • Reinforces consistency in the organization's policies and procedures and provides support related to relevant field.
  • Ensure tax, filing, compliance and other regulatory certifications for the region are made.
  • Liaise with regions accounting vendors, Operations Administrators and Finance Specialist on tax filings, compliance and certification.
  • Maintains current knowledge of local government requirements related to finance and align with tax and other legal requirements.
  • Provide training to staff and partner organizations on compliance aspects e.g., Standard Operating Procedures, Tax matters.


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