Job Title: Chief
Hiring Organization: Old
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Job Type: Full
Date Posted: 01/21/2024
Mutual is a premium African financial services organisation that offers a broad
spectrum of financial solutions to retail and corporate customers across key
market segments in 14 countries. The lines of business include Life and
Savings, Property and Casualty, Asset Management and Banking and Lending.
We are rooted in our purpose of Championing Mutually Positive Futures Every Day
and believe that a great customer experience is anchored in a great employee
robust accounting systems that are embedded with appropriate controls that help
safeguard the company’s assets and ensure accurate and timely reporting
with external auditors on audit activities of the company
of the preparation of annual budgets and long term business plans and ensures
all departments and units comply with budgetary provisions
and monitor the implementation of an effective and robust treasury management
system that secures company funds whilst maximizing profitability and
facilitating effective cash flow management and compliance with the insurance
act and investment guidelines
the company’s cash flows in order to meet all liabilities as they may fall due.
the company’s credit policy and effective follow up of debts
company cheques and documents
robust investment strategies that will be in line with business plan
compliance with statutory provisions in respect to financial reporting,
taxation, other statutory payments and insurance act
annual report and accounts for the Board and statutory purposes
overall responsibility for the preparation and quality of financial accounts
and maintenance of financial records
to and implements financial strategy.
in deciding on the financial and business viability of new and existing
projects and programmes.
financial records such as income trends.
familiar working in a high volume and transaction intensive environment
interpersonal and communication skills
in Microsoft office Suite and Financial Modelling
to handle confidential information in a discreet, professional manner.
to work with internal and external stakeholders at all levels of the
organization or third party organizations promptly and professionally
to work well in a team oriented environment and proven team leadership skills
and ability to place a high emphasis and maintain controls surrounding
financial reporting as pertains to GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting
Procedures) and SOP (Standard Operating Procedures)
to exercise judgement; makes decisions logical and rational manner;
“common sense”, practical and stays cool under pressure.
to gather facts, analyze problems in-depth and break down into components
with strong sense of priority and commitment to deadlines
a “take charge” attitude; is persistent and tenacious; drives to accomplish
objectives; influences others by instilling excitement and a sense of urgency;
is proactive and demonstrates willingness to “roll up the sleeves” as
necessary; assertive, but not abrasive.
to multitask, adapt to and operate in a fast-paced, changing environment.
generates new approaches to problems, demonstrates imagination.
integrity and work ethic
Skills and Experience
of 7 years’ experience or any equivalent combination of experience and/or
education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been
achieved Technical Knowledge
3 years’ experience
Degree in Finance, Actuarial, Business or Commerce or related field. A Master’s
Degree will be an added advantage.
qualified CPAK or ACCA Professional with up-to-date valid membership with ICPAK