Accountant - Payables job at GardaWorld
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Vacancy title:
Accountant - Payables

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

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Deadline of this Job:
09 February 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, January 26, 2023 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Key Responsibilities
• Post and file invoices upon approval;
• Payment of suppliers for goods and services rendered. This includes ensuring that the approvers of these respective departments approve that a service was rendered so as to enable payment
• Work in liaison with Procurement Department to provide purchase order, justification forms, for invoices received;
• Liaise with different departments within the organisation to provide internal requisitions for services rendered to their department.
• Accurate and timely capture transactions into their respective accounts;
• Conduct expenses accruals to ensure all the expenses not captured within the month must be accrued by the end of the month in order to portray a true reflection of the trade payables
• Reconcile suppliers/vendor and intercompany issues/statements and ensuring that the balances are at par working in liaison with accountants of KK Subsidiary companies

Principal Outputs Of This Role
• Most payments due are paid by the 20th of every month and as per their due dates and availability of funds.
• Transparent financial records by accurately and timely capturing transactions by 2nd of the succeeding month
• Financial statements are supported by comprehensive schedules/reconciliations by 15th of succeeding month
• All expenses captured into the financial system when they are incurred to ensure consistency in reporting by 2nd of the succeeding month

• Refer to KK Security Authority Matrix

• The Accountant - Payables is accountable to the Finance Director for the responsibilities stated in this job description. These responsibilities will be accessed through the mid-year and annual performance review and supported through the monitoring of KPIs

• Ability to outline and communicate effective objectives and action plans
• Good analytical ability and numerical skills
• Demonstrate a high degree of sensitivity, confidentiality when dealing with internal and external customers;
• A go-getter, results oriented with good communication skills;
• Have a high sense of accuracy and attention for detail;
• Have good problem analysis and reporting skills; and
• High moral standing with impeccable integrity

Qualifications & Experience
• Bachelors degree in Finance and Accounting or Business related field;
• Partial professional qualifications like CPA-K, ACCA or equivalent;
• At least three (3) years Accounting experience gained from reputable organizations
• Basic knowledge of accounting and financial reporting
• Proficiency in ICT

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Interested and qualified? Go to GardaWorld on to apply

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 09 February 2023
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 26-01-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 26-01-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 26-01-2067
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