Kava Africa Senior Accountant Job in Kenya

  • Published date: November 14, 2019
  • Category: Accounting, Auditing & Finance
    • Location: Nairobi, Nairobi
  • Jop type:
  • Salary: Ksh Not mentioned
  • Company name: Jobs in Kenya

Job Description

Kava Africa

We are in the Financial Management space providing innovative financial products & solutions.

We are looking to fill in the position of Senior Accountant.

Scope: Financial Reporting; Bookkeeping; Financial Policy & Processes Design; Organisation Budgeting


  • Preparation of respective monthly financial reports (Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss and Cash flow statements) for management decision-making.

  • Develop, maintain and analyze budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.

  • Monitoring monthly revenues and expenses and where applicable ensure that they are accrued or posted in the correct accounting period.

  • Reconciliation of ledger accounts.

  • Prepare, review and ensure authorization of company expenditure in line with the annual budgets.

  • Design the necessary finance processes and policies.

  • Preparation and management of the audit process – audit schedules design and implementation of the proposed audit resolutions and system controls.

  • Monitor company’s business performance and frequently report to management for decision making process.

  • Evaluate business operations to ascertain accounting needs and recommend solutions to business and any arising financial problems.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Finance and Accounting or related field.

  • Must be a CPA (K)

  • At least seven (7) years’ progressive experience in Finance.

  • Working Knowledge in the use of Pastel is a must.

  • Working knowledge of iTax

  • General Accounting knowledge (GL, AP, AR e.t.c)

  • Advanced Excel skills.


  • Demonstrate proactive approaches to problem solving with strong decision-making capability.

  • Strategic and results oriented.

  • A strong drive for execution.

  • Proficient communicator at all levels, both verbal and written.

How to Apply:

If you possess the above qualifications and skills, please send us your CV citing your expected salary to recruit@kava.africa by 20th November 2019.

Use Senior Accountant as your email subject.

Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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