Job Title: Project
Hiring Organization: Burhani
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Job Type: Full
Date Posted: 02/07/2024
Engineers Ltd. offers end-to-end solutions in electrical, instrumentation,
mechanical and civil fields. Â Burhani Engineers Ltd. is an established EPC
Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering company operating in the East and
Central Africa region with offices in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kampala and
Project Accountant will be responsible for ensuring accurate financial
management and control of projects within our organization. This role requires
a combination of project management and accounting skills to oversee project
finances, track costs, and support the successful execution of projects. The
Project Accountant will collaborate closely with project teams, project
managers, and stakeholders to ensure financial accountability throughout the
project life cycle.
project expenditure meticulously, diligently tracking costs and ensuring
strict adherence to project budgets by regularly reviewing and analyzing
budget variances timely to ensure projects remain within approved budget
detailed financial reports on a regular basis, clearly highlighting the
project’s financial status, cost variances, profitability, etc. Provide
valuable insights and actionable recommendations to enhance the project’s
trends, risks and opportunities for cost savings and increasing
Planning and Analysis
closely with project managers to develop comprehensive project budgets and
taking into consideration the project scope, timeline, and required
participate in identifying and managing financial risks within projects,
collaborating closely with project teams to develop robust risk mitigation
strategies that ensure the project’s financial viability and success.
communicate financial insights, risks, and recommendations to project
teams, management, and stakeholders, delivering regular updates on project
financial performance and articulating any potential concerns.
an active role in contributing to the continuous improvement of project
management processes and financial control measures, actively identifying
areas for enhancement and proactively developing innovative solutions to
optimize project financial performance,
effective cross-functional collaboration by actively participating in
project meetings and providing financial insights and recommendations to
align project goals with financial objectives.
degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
certification such as ACCA, CPA, or CIMA is preferred.
minimum of five years’ experience in private or public accounting
experience in project accounting and financial management, preferably
within construction industry.
experience in project management
knowledge of accounting principles, financial analysis, and project
in project management methodologies and tools.
analytical skills and attention to detail.
to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
communication and interpersonal skills.
in financial accounting software
to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment