Accounts Associate job at BasiGo

Vacancy title:
Accounts Associate

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Information Technology , Category: Accounting ]

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Deadline of this Job:
22 March 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Monday, March 13, 2023 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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We’re looking for an accounting associate to join our team. The accounting associate will report directly to the Finance Manager.

You might like this job if:

• You enjoy working with numbers and have strong attention to detail attribute
• You’re able to think on your feet and create systems, policies, and processes that support scale
• You’re ambitious, quick to learn new skills, and like to multitask.
• You want to create a cleaner, safer, and technologically advanced future for African cities.

Roles and Responsibilities:

• Process and post various accounting transactions including AP, AR & Journal entries
• Undertake bank and other related accounting reconciliations
• Support the finance team in implementing new financial systems and processes
• Support VAT & withholding tax filing
• Enforcing the company’s finance and procurement policies
• Support Finance manager with accounting close
• Managing office petty cash and reporting thereof
• Any other duties assigned by the manager

Our ideal candidate would have:

Education & Experience:
• Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, or other business-related fields
• Certified accountant (CPA or ACCA)
• Minimum of 1-year experience working in a busy accounting environment
• Strong understanding of accounting standards and principles, especially IFRS requirements
• Experience processing accounting transactions and posting
• Proficiency with spreadsheets, and databases. Additional knowledge of financial software especially Odoo ERP is a plus.

Skills & Attitude
• Ethical behavior
• Strong communication and analytical skills.
• Advanced Excel Skills
• A strong attention to detail and ability to notice discrepancy in data
• A proactive approach to work, the ability to handle multiple tasks, and to maintain a high-quality standard when working under time pressure.
• Excited to learn & not scared of asking questions

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 12

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
Go to BasiGo on to apply

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 22 March 2023
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 13-03-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 13-03-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 13-03-2065
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