Finance Accountant job at Umba
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Vacancy title:
Finance Accountant

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

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Deadline of this Job:
13 October 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, September 28, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Finance Accountant

• Manage all trade payables and receivables by ensuring the appropriate payments are processed within the prudential timelines and receivables are pursued and collected within the agreed period.
• Process invoices
• Ensure all transactions that are done off the Core Banking System are booked in the Accounting system.
• Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports
• Reconciliation of bank statements and failed transactions both in the Core Banking System and the Accounting system
• Participate in financial audits.
• Participate in the annual budget process, forecasting and all other financial planning exercises in consultation with the Finance Manager.
• Prepare all financial related regulatory returns in a timely manner on time for approval by Finance manager before forwarding to the Central Bank of Kenya.
• Responsible for timely preparation of tax reports
• Participation in considering and inputting assumptions in the IFRS model and ensuring they are current and appropriate and that the outputs are accurate.
• Monitoring all regulatory financial ratios and escalating any adverse trend on any ratio to the Finance Manager to alert the management team for appropriate action.
• Ensure all crucial financial administrative records are archived and are accessible in case of need.
• Manage payroll and ensure staff salaries are processed on a timely manner reflecting all pre-payroll changes and ensure all statutory deductions are remitted to the respective agencies.

Qualifications and Experience
• Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Economics, Business or any other relevant field.
• Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role in a regulated financial institution.
• Professional qualification in Accounting - CPA(K) or ACCA.
• Member of professional bodies like ICPAK.
• Must have a good grip of the CBK Prudential Guidelines, CBK Risk Management Guidelines, the Kenya Banking Act and the Kenya Microfinance Act (2016)
• Have in-depth accounting Knowledge

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 13 October 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 29-09-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 29-09-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 29-09-2066
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