Accountant Jobs vacancy Mombasa Kenya 2019

  • Published date: April 29, 2019
  • Category: Accounting, Auditing & Finance
    • Location: Mombasa, Mombasa
  • Jop type:
  • Salary: Ksh Not mentioned
  • Company name: Jobs in Kenya

Job Description

Accountant Jobs vacancy Mombasa Kenya 2019

Career Employment Accountant Mombasa Kenya May 2019 

Job Summary

Our client is looking for an Accountant to provide financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports; perform financial functions related to the collection, accuracy, recording, analysis and presentation of a business, organization or company's financial operations.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor

  • Experience Level: Mid level

  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

Key duties & responsibilities:

  1. Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analysing account information.

  2. Documents financial transactions by entering account information.

  3. Recommends financial actions by analysing accounting options.

  4. Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.

  5. Substantiates financial transactions by auditing documents.

  6. Maintains accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.

  7. Guides accounting clerical staff by coordinating activities and answering questions.

  8. Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analysing account information.

  9. Secures financial information by completing data base backups.

  10. Maintains financial security by following internal controls.

  11. Prepares payments by verifying documentation and requesting disbursements.

  12. Answers accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.

  13. Complies with financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.

  14. Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analysing, and summarizing account information and trends.

  15. Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.

  16. Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

  17. Accomplishes the result by performing the duty.

  18. Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed. 



  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, accounting, finance, or related field preferred 

  • ACCA or CPA-K qualification 

  • Five (5) or more years of accounting experience 

  • Experience working with generally accepted accounting principles and accounting software 

  • Must have large ERP AP system experience

  • Strong personal computer and business solutions software skills 

  • Strong interpersonal skills for interacting accountants, clients, and upper management 

  • Good communication skills for communicating with support personnel and management 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 

  • Good presentation skills for educating internal clients on accounting principles 

  • Good planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work

Salary: Ksh. 40,000 – 60,000 gross 

Deadline: 30th April 2019

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