Finance Manager job at Food For Education

Vacancy title:
Finance Manager

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

Jobs at:

Food For Education

Deadline of this Job:
08 May 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, April 29, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Finance Manager

About The Role

We are hiring a Finance Manager who will be responsible for managing the finance docket. In addition to day-to-day financial operations, this individual will work very closely with the Head of Finance & Operations to build financial models and forecasts to inform future organisation financial plans.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
• Manage all accounting functions, including bookkeeping/ledgering and financial transactions, and all asset, liability, and capital account entries.
• Manage payroll and subsequently all relevant statutory deductions as well as petty cash.
• Manage and track the organisation budget and inventory.
• Manage the audit process and work closely with the auditors and senior management to establish financial controls and procedures to meet world-class accounting standards.
• Provide financial analyses on operational costs and help develop and recommend strategies to reduce unit cost of Food for Education’s core service delivery.
• Reconcile bank accounts and cash flow on a monthly basis.
• Prepare regular financial management reports to the senior management team, including monthly closes, quarterly reports, and annual reports.
• Comply with national and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
• Prepare special/ad hoc financial reports by collecting, analysing, and summarising account information and trends.
• Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Desired Candidate Profile
• 3-5 years of relevant experience with a proven track-record in a similar role
• An undergraduate degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics or any other relevant field.
• Professional qualification such as CFA/ACCA/CPA is required.
• Experience with financial systems/software such as Quickbooks.
• A solid understanding of local and international tax and accounting principles.
• Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
• Highly organised and detail oriented.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
If you meet the criteria above send your CV and short cover letter to 

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 08 May 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 29-04-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 29-04-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 29-04-2065
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