Senior Financial Controller at Topup Mama

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  • Company: Topup Mama
  • Location: Kenya
  • State: Nairobi
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: Finance Jobs in Kenya
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Job Description
Topup Mama is a venture-backed technology company currently operating in Kenya and Nigeria. Our mission is to increase restaurant contribution to Africa’s GDP. From forecasting capabilities to last-mile deliveries, we are building tools that enable small and medium restaurants to access affordable fresh and dry products. Restaurants need more than an efficient supply chain and we envision a world where the average African restaurant has access to digital and financial tools needed to grow and thrive.
About the role

We need to strengthen our controls environment and ensure that the right controls are implemented and automated/built into the ERP. This will enable the Finance function to facilitate efficient business operations and ensure working capital is being managed effectively.

Key responsibilities are:
  • Taking full ownership of setting up the Account Receivable (AR) process for Modern Trade and executing on the onboarding on Credit terms
  • Adopting strict Account Receivable (AR) process, working with Sales and Supply Chain teams for General Trade to bring it down to 1% of GMV
  • Leading the ERP migration process
  • Drafting process for Accounts Payable (AP) approvals while ensuring that budget owners remain accountable
  • Drafting procurement process to ensure at the peak of each month we’re holding 4 days of inventory
  • Reviewing all existing contracts to ensure that they are beneficial to the business, and also be involved in future contract negotiations
  • Be the right hand person of the Finance Manager in terms of budgeting, forecasting and reporting
Who you are

We are looking for someone who has experience in Financial Controlling or Financial Operations with a strong customer-first mindset. The incumbent needs to be diligent in process implementation and understands what is most important to achieve in order to maintain a strong financial control environment.

We are looking for someone who has:
  • Ability in assessing existing gaps in controls environment and foreseeing new gaps in an ever-changing environment
  • Pragmatic in developing new SOPs and being excellent at implementing them across departments
  • A great eye for detail especially in repetitive processes
  • Ability to work across departments and show an understanding of customer needs and company operations
  • Strong  prioritizing and ability to hustle today to fix the most important issues
  • Ability to work smart to automate checks and balances
Method of Application
Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here Closing Date : 31 May. 2022
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