Reporting Accountant Job Vacancies In Kenya

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Location: Nairobi – Kenya

Industry: Hospitality

Our client a market leader in Hospitality is urgently seeking to hire dynamic and result oriented Reporting Accountant.

The Reporting Accountant will actively contribute to the month-end close process and applies best principles of accounting to prepare and analyse internal and external financial reports and evaluate technical accounting matters by performing the following duties;

Responsibilities for the Reporting Accountant Job

  • Coordinating Gross Profit and turnover reporting including analysis and commentary on the same to enable in management decision making
  • Posting/recognition of monthly turnover in the accounting system
  • Preparation of daily and periodic cashflow forecasts
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts, to be distributed to management on a timely basis and in the agreed format including: Profit and Loss, Balance Sheet, Cashflow statement and Debtors & Creditors Reports
  • Preparation of quarterly board packs and accompanying schedules
  • Performing financial analysis on management reports including commentary on variances
  • Overheads management including accompanying analysis and suggesting corrective measures
  • Preparation of year-end accounts and providing information for external auditors.
  • Assisting with the preparation of the annual budget and financial forecasts.
  • Suggesting updates to the accounting manual and procedures as appropriate.
  • Advising and updating the Head of Finance on any irregularities or concerns about invoices or any other financial matters.
  • Liaising with the finance team to provide financial analysis on all aspects of project budgets.
  • Preparation and submission of all statutory returns
  • Support of complex managers on all financial reporting needs
  • Assist with the analytical review of month end results for discussion with the Head of Finance
  • Payroll preparation, management and posting including reconciliation with the ledger
  • Continuously review the systems to ensure they are meeting the needs of the organization and to exploit the benefit of the software.
  • Manage and protect the financial information and Client’s records as relevant to their task.
  • Ad-hoc assistance to the Head of Finance.
  • Ad-hoc assistance to the Head of Finance.

Reporting Accountant Job Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting or any other relevant field and CPAK
  • 5 – 6 years proven multi-location (retail/restaurant) experience as a Reporting Accountant a plus
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP and ability to research, analyze, interpret, and apply technical accounting guidance
  • Report-writing software knowledge required
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal,
  • Results-oriented, detail-oriented, organized, able to multi-task, meet tight deadlines, and willing to work beyond normal scheduled work hours as necessary
  • Ability to think independently and provide useful and constructive feedback
  • Reliable, driven, self-starter with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • High degree of integrity and accuracy
  • Establishes, fosters, and maintains good working relationships with internal and external customers

How to Apply

To apply, send your CV and cover letter only to [email protected] before close of business 10th January 2018.

Clearly indicate the position applied for and expected salary on the subject line.


Source – Career Point Kenya