Senior Finance Officer ( Marsabit) job at The Strategies for Northern Development

Vacancy title:
Senior Finance Officer ( Marsabit)

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

Jobs at:

The Strategies for Northern Development

Deadline of this Job:
15 January 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Marsabit , East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, January 05, 2023 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Key Competence
• University degree in Commerce (BCOM), BBA, BBM, or other related fields. Specialized in Finance or Accounting.
• Holder of CPAK/ACCA
• Membership in a recognized professional accountancy body such as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Institute of Certified Public Accounts (ICPAK) added advantage.
• Have proven financial management experience of a minimum of 5 years in Local/INGOs.
• Be able to work under pressure as may be required;
• Be a team player
• Be self-driven and able to work within tight deadlines and report on multiple projects.
• Well conversant with the accounting system e.g., Quick book, ERP Pentasoft
• Excellent in computer packages especially excel.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Previous work experience in ASAL is an asset.

Roles and Responsibilities
• Purpose of this position: The role of the Finance Officer involves providing financial and administrative support to the organization.
• He/she is responsible for maintaining sound financial and accounting systems and controls for the organization.
• The role entails performing day-to-day financial accounting tasks, including, processing payments, filing, and document retrieval.

Other Roles and Responsibilities:
• Keep accurate records for all daily transactions
• Prepare balance sheets
• Oversee the preparation of all financial statements, invoices as required
• Ensure accounts payables and accounts receivables are performed accurately and timely
• Update internal systems with financial data
• Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports
• Reconcile bank statements
• Participate in financial audits
• Track bank deposits and payments
• Assist in budget preparation and ensure all expenses are within the assigned project budget
• Review and implement financial policies
• Ensure data integrity in all financial reporting
• Perform financial analysis and management tasks
• Review financial paperwork and procedures and make appropriate changes
• Undertake other duties as required

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Send letter of applications along with a copy of your resume, copy of your national ID, a contact telephone number and the names of 3 referees preferably from your previous workplaces, quoting their email addresses/contact numbers properly and clearly label/quote the job title above on your envelope addressed to Human Resource Officer and hand deliver to the SND Marsabit/Moyale Office or via email:  Deadline for the submission of application is 15th January 2023 5:00 PM. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Phone calls are not acceptable.

Female Candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

SND is an equal opportunity employer.

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 15 January 2023
Duty Station: Marsabit
Posted: 05-01-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 05-01-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 05-01-2066
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