Accountant job at Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops

Vacancy title:
Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Professional Services , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops

Deadline of this Job:
16 September 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Wednesday, September 07, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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JOB DETAILS:
Accountant

Overall Purpose of the Job
Maintenance of financial records, budgets, monitoring and reporting on donor project funds

Duties
• To plan, organize and implement accounting operations and objectives; coordinates and integrates all activities toward achievement of established goals and objectives,
• To ensure all functions and programs under charge are performed within established budgetary parameters, to include performing cost control activities, monitoring revenues and expenditures, and ensuring sound fiscal control;
• To prepare fiscal documentation regarding accounting activities, e.g., weekly, monthly and annual reports,
• Maintain and reconcile balance sheet accounts for all funds,
• To plan, manage, coordinate, and implement the year end closing processes and procedures for the assigned accounting records; conducts year-end closing process; provides information to financial auditors; conducts standard internal audits of various accounting records;
• To ensure adherence to generally accepted accounting standards and principles; ensures maintenance of proper audit trails and verification and reconciliation actions for all processed work,
• To evaluate receipts, expenditure forms, purchase orders, distributions, and disbursement orders for the purpose of ensuring compliance with policies,
• To perform verification and reconciliation tasks for invoices/ receipts/ balances according to department checks and balances procedures,
• Ensure proper set up and running of accounting systems,
• Preparation, Compilation and combination of financial reports as per guidelines,
• Preparation of the audit files

Qualifications
• Has a Bachelor Degree in relevant field from a recognized university (Accounting / Finance / Commerce).
• Has a minimum of CPA K professional qualification.
• 3 – 4 Years of Experience in a similar role.
• Excellent MS Excel and MS Word
• Knowledge of having handled an accounting program e.g. pastel

Performance Indicators
• Extent of carrying out duties and responsibility in #3 above
• Personal Traits
• Proven problem solver with the ability to work in a diverse team environment.
• Has good interpersonal and communication skills
• Good organizational Skills.
• Excellent written and oral communications skills in English
• A good knowledge of social teachings of the Church and Ethical principles
• Integrity
• Analytical skills
• Confidentiality
• Result oriented
• Attention to details

Job Grade and Remuneration
The position will be placed at Job Grade 6 with a remuneration of Kshs. 1,158,348 per year


Work Hours: 8


Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

General Secretary
Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops – General Secretariat
P.O Box 13475-00800
Nairobi.
E-Mail: hr@catholicchurch.or.ke              
Applications MUST reach us on or before 16th September 2022 at 5.00pm.


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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 16 September 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 07-09-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 07-09-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 07-09-2066
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