Accountant (Accounting & Tax Firm)
Location: CBD, Nairobi
Our client, an accounting and tax consultancy firm, is
recruiting for an Accountant to join their team..
You will provide
clients with accurate quantitative information on financial position while
ensuring they are compliant with all tax regulations.
Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by
compiling and analyzing account information.
Document financial transactions by entering account information.
Recommend financial actions by analyzing accounting options.
Summarize current financial status by collecting information;
preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents.
Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending
policies and procedures.
Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing
Secure financial information by completing data base backups.
Maintain financial security by following internal controls.
Answer accounting procedure questions by researching and
interpreting accounting policy and regulations.
Comply with government financial legal requirements by studying
existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising
management on needed actions.
Prepare special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and
summarizing account information and trends.
Maintain customer confidence and protect operations by keeping
financial information confidential.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending
educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing
personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as
Key Requirements &
4-5 years work experience as an Accountant
Excellent knowledge of accounting regulations and procedures,
including the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
Hands-on experience with accounting software like QuickBooks
Advanced MS Excel skills including Vlookups and pivot tables
Experience with general ledger functions
Strong attention to detail and good analytical skills
BSc in Accounting, Finance or relevant degree
Audit experience is an added advantage
parties should send their online applications on or before 18th April 2019
Applications not meeting minimum requirements will not be
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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