Finance Assistant job at Population Services International (PSI)

Vacancy title:
Finance Assistant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Population Services International (PSI)

Deadline of this Job:
07 November 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Sunday, October 30, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Finance Assistant

Your contribution
Accounts Receivable Maintenance: Handle the AR queries and follow-up for settlement in accounts below: -
• Staff Advance Accounts: Responsible for monthly advance account statements i.e. to capture advances, payments and Prepare liquidation journals for review and approval; o Deposit Accounts: Track and reconcile refundable deposit items and the of such accounts. o Prepaid Vendors Account Maintenance; Prepare monthly liquidation schedule i.e. expat allowances; Local staff fringes and Common Cost Allocation journals for review and approval. • Banking: Receipt of funds received from staff and/or vendors; Preparation of the deposit vouchers for review and approval process. Ensure proper and timely banking. Make timely accurate payments online/cheques. • Mobile Money: Make payments and maintain Cash management policy requirements.
• Travel Training & Support: Initiate and support in periodic Travel policy trainings for staff. Review of travel reimbursement claims. Answer staff queries related to travel.
• Data Entry: Prompt update of the accounting system and accounting spreadsheets. Carry out Inventory/Items receipt. Daily cashflow updates.
• Reporting: Support in the preparation of various Finance reports as required; Monthly Scan and attach all Payments, Deposits and Journal Vouchers on SharePoint. Prepare monthly aging reports for Staff/Travel advances and Deposits held for review and approval.
• Staff Bill Reviews: Maintain staff bills/accounts. Ensure telephone bills are authorized after personal calls are declared. Sample, test and escalate questionable bill charges/calls. • Filing: Carry out archiving and/or filing of supporting documents (ensure secure logical referencing and easy retrieval)
• Audit Support: Support during internal and external audits. Ensure documents are returned and 100% submission of documents.
• Fixed Assets: Fixed assets register maintenance in liaison with Asset Custodian. Prepare the physical asset verification reports for review and approval as a guide to ensuring all assets are insured. Disposal records, clearance, and receipting. Coordinate physical verification exercise and records.
• Petty Cash: Ensure policy adherence by Custodian, Perform and record regular/spot cash counts. Compile monthly reports.

What are we looking for? The basics
• CPA/ACCA Qualification
• Degree in Finance or Accounting
• 4 years minimum work experience with Non-governmental Organization or similar organization.
• Excellent knowledge of MS Excel and accounting software
• Integrity
• Ability to maintain confidentiality
• Good interpersonal skills (proactive, teamwork and flexibility)
• Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
• Good organizational/time management skills
• Must be conscientious, patient and focused
• Detail-oriented/Strong analytical skills
• Full time

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 48

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Interested applicants should submit a current Curriculum Vitae no later than November 7th 2022 to  . Subject: Finance Assistant
• Applications will be screened on a rolling basis until a suitable candidate is identified.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 07 November 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 31-10-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 31-10-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 31-10-2066
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