Job Title: Finance
Hiring Organization: Tenwek
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Job Type: Full
Date Posted: 01/30/2024
to the Finance Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for
managing the finance department and ensure implementation of sound accounting,
budgeting and financial control policies, systems and procedures in line with
International Accounting Standards and the hospital’s objectives. The position
will also be responsible for the financial and accounting oversight at Tenwek
Responsibilities and Duties
preparation of accurate and up-to date financial and management accounting
information in order to facilitate decision making;
and continuously update internal control systems and procedures to ensure
prudent use of financial resources; 3.Coordinate the budget preparation process
or the hospital and prepare the related special revisions in a timely manner;
4.Develop, implement and monitor effective systems of monitoring performance
against budget including key financial performance indicators;
budget holders with preparation of business plans and capital investment
timely monthly reconciliation of budget adjustments to the agreed expenditure
and benchmark operational costs and capital expenditure with the industry
standards to ensure they remain within acceptable limits;
maintenance of an up- to-date assets register;
training sessions for central finance staff members and develop non-finance
managers with appropriate knowledge for financial decision making;
and report significant budget variances and to identify possible remedial
actions in consultation with divisional accountants;
divisional and corporate forecasts for income and expenditure on monthly,
quarterly and annual basis; 12.Prepare and submit periodic statements, reports
and reconciliations together with appropriate interpretation and
recommendations for the Management Team within agreed timelines;
effective treasury management including the hospital’s bank accounts, loans and
other financial instruments; 14.Maintain robust cash handling and banking
that closing stocks in financial statements can be tied up to physical stocks
and differences are investigated promptly and resolved;
advisory services on building the investment portfolio of the Hospital;
full integration of all Hospital Management Information Systems (HMIS)
deploy and motivate the finance team including performance appraisal,
identification of training needs, mentorship and coaching as well as leave and
absence management in line with the hospital’s people agenda; and 19.Any other
responsibilities that may be assigned to the job holder by the supervisor from
time to time.
Knowledge, and Skills
degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance or other business related
fields from a recognized institution.
Must be a
qualified accountant with relevant professional qualifications such as
Certified Public Accountant (CPA-K) or ACCA.Minimum of 8 years accounting
experience with 5 years at management level. Experience in healthcare sector
will be an added advantage.
understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
grasp of Financial and Management Accounting; Taxation and relevant
of accounting principles and practices, the financial markets, banking and the
analysis and reporting of financial data.
of Financial Statements.
of regulatory requirements and regulations related to the health care sector.
knowledge of macroeconomic and microeconomic environment.
knowledge of financial information management systems
ability to engage and influence senior level leaders regarding key business
priorities, issues and initiatives.
skills including presentation and facilitation skills.
Must be a
born again and committed Christian with evidence of maturity in faith.
are interested in any of these challenging opportunities, send your application
letter with a detailed CV and Statement of Faith* addressed to:
Resources & Administration Director Tenwek Hospital
P.O. Box 39 – 20400
should be sent directly through firstname.lastname@example.org by
2nd February 2024 with the position being applied for as subject line.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. We do not charge any fee for
receiving your CV or for interviewing and all communications will be done
through official line and email.