Project Accountant job at Aga Khan Education Service, Kenya (AKESK)

Vacancy title:
Project Accountant

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Education, and Training , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Aga Khan Education Service, Kenya (AKESK)

Deadline of this Job:
06 January 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, December 22, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Overall Responsibility
Reporting to the Manager – Budgets and Planning, the successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the financial aspects of the project with the ultimate responsibility for Project Accounting, Reporting and Compliance.

Key Responsibilities
• Manage the project finances whilst ensuring compliance with internal controls and donor regulations.
• Provide financial reports as required internally and also externally by donors.
• Develop policies and procedures for the project financial management and ensure compliance with the same.
• Monitor grants for legal, financial, and program compliance including but not limited to ensuring that grant requirements are correctly documented in the grant files.
• Manage the project budget to ensure project expenditures are approved and allocated to the respective budget lines.
• Ensure payments for projects are made on a timely basis in accordance with project guidelines and requirements.
• Coordinate with other project partners to achieve synergy in project financial management.

The requirements
• Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting or Finance.
• At least CPA II
• Excellent MS Excel and MS Word skills.
• Working knowledge of Project Accounting and Book keeping Procedures.
• Superior analytical, organizational, interpersonal, negotiation and problem-solving skills.
• At least 3 years’ experience in a similar or related role.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
• Interested and qualified? Click here to apply

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 06 January 2023
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 22-12-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 22-12-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 22-12-2065
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