Cost & Management Accountant Job in Kenya

NKCC/HR/83/C&MA
/04/01/2024

Job purpose

The manager is responsible
for managing NKCC’s periodic accounts, budgets, and strategic projections as
well as product costing, pricing, and profitability. The position is also
responsible for managing the company’s stocks and fixed assets.

Key Responsibilities:

 Review
and ensure timely and accurate preparation of management accounting reports on
monthly, quarterly, and annual basis.

 Ensure
timely and accurate preparation of annual budgets and revised budgets based on
approved work plans.

 Provide
technical support to technical and other departments during the budget making
process.

 Review
expenditure returns from departments, prepare variance analysis, and recommend
corrective action.

 Interpret
of financial policies for sound financial principles, practices procedures for
effective internal control.


 Assist
other departmental and sectional managers in the management of their budgets
through regular provision of reliable up to date financial information.

 Carry
out financial planning and consolidate department work plans.

 Participate
in Resource Mobilization initiatives of the Company.

 Verification
of payroll, payment cheques, EFTs, and bank transfers.

 Review
the coding of ledger and store items in the system to ensure that is accurate
and sufficient.

 Review
all purchase requisition to ensure the estimate given by users are reasonable
and within budget.

 Prepare
periodical management and Board reports to update management and Board on
performance of the Section.

 Any
other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor

Qualifications and Personal Specifications

 A
minimum period of ten (10) years relevant work experience and at least four (4)
years in a supervisory role in comparable and relevant position.

 Master’s
degree in business (Finance/Accounting) or equivalent qualification from
recognized institution

 Bachelor’s
degree in business (Finance/Accounting) or equivalent qualifications from a
recognized institution

 Membership
in good standing of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya
(ICPAK).

 Certificate
in Leadership Course or its equivalent lasting not less than four (4) weeks

 Proficiency
in computer applications

 Demonstrated
results in work performance.

 Good
communication skills.

How To Apply

In addition to the
qualifications and requirements set above, successful candidates shall be
expected to fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

Qualified and interested
applicants who meet the above requirements are required to send their
application in HARD COPIES quoting the Title and
Reference Number of the position applied for on the cover letter and envelope,
 together
with a detailed Curriculum Vitae, indicating current salary, copies of
certificates, testimonies, and the contact information of at least three
referees to:

Managing Director

New Kenya Co-operative
Creameries Ltd

P.O. Box 30131 – 00100

NAIROBI.

NB Applications SHOULD BE sent
through the above address not later than 1st
February 2024 
by 5 pm.

Only selected candidates
will be contacted and will be required to meet the provisions of Chapter Six of
the 2010 Constitution.

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