Assistant Manager – Finance (Scheme Accountant) job at Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Vacancy title:
Assistant Manager – Finance (Scheme Accountant)

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Deadline of this Job:
03 October 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 21, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Job Summary
• The Finance Officer will ensure that the organization’s financial resources are managed in a procedural and ethical manner

Key Responsibilities/ Duties / Tasks
The job holder duties and responsibilities are outlined as follows:
• Working together with the Head of Finance and Investment to formulate the company’s financial strategy and ensure it is properly implemented.
• Facilitating the formulation and implementation of sound financial and accounting policies, procedures and systems which are compliant with acceptable accounting policies and legal requirements.
• Preparing budgets and periodic financial performance reports for presentation to the Head of Finance, Investment and Property
• Supporting the Head of Finance, Investment and Property in developing long term business strategies and operating plans for the Scheme which are in line with the longer term goals and priorities.
• Supporting the development of departmental budgets in line with overall company mission and objectives.
• Maintaining controls on spending to ensure budgetary limits are
• Ensuring that all finances and appropriate financial regulations and controls are in place, properly administered and monitored.
• Liaising with Internal and External auditors and responding to queries, observations and recommendations
• Providing operational financial support and guidance to the Head of Finance, Investment and
• Property on budgeting and financial performance
• Preparing vouchers, periodic financial reports and interpreting the same to the section head
• And any o Managing the collection and banking of cash and cheques
• Reconciliation of clients’ accounts and statements on a monthly basis
• Checking invoices against supporting documents in preparation for payment
• other duties as may be assigned by supervisor

Job Competencies (Knowledge, Experience and Attributes / Skills).
Academic qualifications
• A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance or related field from a recognized University.
• Professional Qualifications / Membership to professional bodies

• CPA – K or ACCA finalist

Previous relevant work experience required.
• At least four (4) years’ of work experience with at least one (1) year at a supervisory role
• Functional Skills, Behavioral Competencies/Attributes:
• Ability to supervise an accounting team.
• Should be confident, a self-oriented , with the ability to operate in a dynamic environment
• Must be able to demonstrate good attention to detail, good judgment showing logical
• Decision making and a hands on approach.
• Computer literate with good excel skills and solid understanding of accounting software principles.
• Knowledge and experience of working with accounting packages.
• Strong decision making ability.
• Strong analytical and planning skills.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 48

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 03 October 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 21-09-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 21-09-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 21-09-2065
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