Financial Accountant job at Kenya Water and Sanitation Civil Society Network (KEWASNET)
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Vacancy title:
Financial Accountant

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

Jobs at:

Kenya Water and Sanitation Civil Society Network (KEWASNET)

Deadline of this Job:
01 March 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, February 15, 2023 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Financial Accountant
Duties And Responsibilities

• Prepare payment requests as per budget and regulations
• Maintain accurate records of expenditure/filing
• Production of financial management reports
• Compile timely and compliant financial reports of KEWASNET & partner organizations
• Compile expenditure reports on donor funded programmes
• Produce accurate and timely financial reports to donors, know and make known conditions and time restrictions
• Monitor expenditure against budget investigating, analyzing and reporting significant variances
• Prepare statutory payments due and follow up outstanding VAT/customs
• Review coding of transactions and supporting documents to ensure correctness as per budget
• Input data in Sage
• Process payroll
• Process Employee benefits, insurance, submit remittances on time
Key Working Relationships And Logistical
• The successful applicant will be part of the Finance and Administration team based at our offices in Nairobi. They will work closely with the Finance and Administration Officer to shape KEWASNET’s work, and to plan and account for our annual budget and programme budgets.

Person Specification
• The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate the following;
Experience and Qualification
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance
• Certified Public accountant (CPA)
• At least five years’ experience in a busy finance department undertaking budgeting, accounting and reporting roles
• Demonstrate experience and understanding of SAGE300
• Experience in management of multi-year, multi- partner projects

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
All correspondence should be sent to with ‘Projects Officer’ in the subject line. Please provide a CV and cover letter in ONE single document. The cover letter should be no more than two pages long, must explain why you want to work in this position, and should clearly set out how your skills and experience make you a good fit. The CV should contain email addresses and telephone numbers of two professional referees. Applications which do not meet these specifications will not be considered.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 01 March 2023
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 15-02-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 15-02-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 15-02-2065
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