Accountant Job in Kenya

 Job Title: Accountant

Hiring Organization: Cemex
Holdings Limited
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Building
Materials
Job Type: Full
Time
Salary: KES 85k –
100k
Date Posted: 01/15/2024

Reporting
to: Managing Director/Operations Manager,

Location: Ruiru, By-pass,
Gross pay: Ksh 85k –
100k,

Cemex
Holdings Limited is an ultra-modern Expanded Polystyrene Sintered (EPS) Panel
Factory, powered by M2 Technology, looking to hire an experienced Accountant to
provide professional financial and corporate advice to Senior Management and
the Board.

Duties
and Responsibilities.


Assist
in the development and implementation of goals, policies, priorities, and
procedures relating to financial management, accounting, budget, and
payroll.

Co-ordinate
and guide Senior Management and HOD(s) in the preparation and evaluation
of departmental annual budgets and consolidate the same into the annual
budget.

Contribute
to the preparation of the company’s strategic plan, annual budget, and
forecasts.

Prepare
up-to-date financial reports to facilitate management decisions.

Manage
organizational cash flow and forecasting.

Payment
review and initiating payments on online banking for authorization.

Preparation
of payroll and filing of statutory returns as per the norms of the
governing bodies.

Review
of account transactions posted and passing the adjustments ledgers.

Manage
collection of all monies due, and institution of appropriate recovery
action on any outstanding debts.

Coordinate
and deal with the company bankers and auditors

Liaising
with agents in the clearance of imported goods.

Create
and maintain good and effective working relations with banks, financial
institutions, statutory bodies, and key/leading corporate clients.

Maintain
records to meet legal and tax requirements and to measure both the inputs
and the outcomes of the operations including provision of accounting
services for use by managers in planning and controlling the work of their
departments, to cover financial and management accounting, forecasting,
budgeting, and control systems.

Continually
review the Finance manuals and policy documents to ensure compliance with
the strategy and the present challenges.

Supervise
and monitor the performance of personnel assigned.

Ensure
formulation and implementation of departmental plans in line with the
corporate objectives.

Provide
professional financial and corporate advice to Senior Management, the
Board.

Build
in systems and procedures for monitoring financial performance against
budget.

Establish
and maintain effective control systems for the preparation of monthly,
quarterly, and year-end management accounts.

Implement
capital expenditure projects and asset acquisitions and maintain
up-to-date assets register.

Establish
and maintain effective internal control systems and procedures.

Perform
any other ad hoc duties associated with the accounts departments.

Perform
any other duties assigned by the Operations Manager and/ or any other
company director.

Periodically
update the Board of Management

Qualifications

Bachelor’s
degree in accounting or finance.

CPA (K) and or
ACCA qualification.

Minimum of 7
years’ experience with 3 years managing a team.

Experience
working with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Navision or any other ERP System.

Working
knowledge of Tax laws and Financial Reporting Standards.

Strong
financial analysis skills.

Excellent
written and oral communication skills and a strong ability to lead and
influence others.

How to
Apply

If you
are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience;
please send your CV only including the reference quoting the job title on the
email subject (Accountant) to hr@cmax.co.ke by 26th January 2024

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