Finance Officer job at African Christian Health Association Platform

Vacancy title:
Finance Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Health Care , Category: Accounting ]

Jobs at:

African Christian Health Association Platform

Deadline of this Job:
12 October 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

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

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Key Responsibilities
Preparation of all disbursements/payments
• Receive invoices and other documents indicating commitments for payments and prepare payment vouchers indicating the account codes to be charged for each line item.
• Ensure that all payments made are charged to the valid business units and to the budget lines for which budgets have been entered into sage Systems and such payments are in conformity with the ACHAP regulations and donor requirements.
• Process all advances required in the office and by staff on prescribed templates for review, validation, and payment.

• Review all documents and transactions to ascertain the accuracy, relevance, and reasonableness of each transaction.
• Review all documents and transactions to ascertain the adequacy and completeness of supporting documentation.
• Prepare and track accounts receivables for staff monthly and issue receivable statements to all assigned staff.


• Provide assistance and support in the preparation on the monthly financial reports and tasks assigned.
• Tracking of prepayments and preparation of the monthly amortization documents.
• Consolidate all journals prepared and approved to facilitate posting in the system every other day.
• Prepare other journal entries as may be assigned.
• Ensure statutory deductions and remittances are done to the relevant authorities within the set deadlines.

Cash Management
• Issue official ACHAP receipts as acknowledgment for all the cash, cheques, EFTs and other modes of incoming funds paid or refunded to ACHAP.
• Prepare bank pay-in slips for the cash, cheques and other forms of monies received an ensure timely banking is done.
• Update the cash book daily and track the availability of operating cash.
• Preparation of receipts journals/liquidation entries for all receipts showing account codes for posting.
• Prepare all reimbursements to staff once they are fully approved.
• Work with administration assistant on office cash review and replenishment.

Document Management
• Ensure all finance documents are appropriately labelled and filed in a timely manner.
• Distribution and compilation of all Finance external communications.

Knowledge, Skills And Abilities Requirement
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/ Business Administration or a related field
• CPA 11
• Knowledge & experience in the use of Sage system accounting software
• Excellent computer skills especially in using Excel.
• At least 3 Years’ Experience working in an INGO
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
• Good Communication skills both oral and written
• Ability to work in a multicultural environment.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Interested qualified candidates should submit their application and Curriculum Vitae indicating names & contacts of three professional referees to ACHAP Human Resources Department via  by COB 7th October 2022.
Only shortlisted applicants shall be contacted.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 07 October 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 28-09-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 28-09-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 28-09-2065
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