Recruiter: Co-operative Bank , Nairobi | Contract Type: Permanent | Salary range: Confidential

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Finance & Administration Accountant

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Preparation of Society final accounts, Trial Balance, Balance sheets etc; and ensure production of accurate financial reports; 
  • Preparation and presentation of annual revenue and capital budgets and ensuring adequate budgetary controls are in place; 
  • Ensure timely collection of debt through timely follow-up;
  • Developing a robust financial management framework for CAK; 
  • Conducting reviews/evaluations for cost reductions on various vote heads; 
  • To liaise with internal /External Auditors on audit Controls and act on management letters; 
  • Management of staff payrolls;
  • Ensuring the CAK assets and liabilities are recorded correctly and safeguarded; 
  • Keeping and managing debtors and creditors records; 
  • Advising and overseeing prudent financial management and investment; 
  • Ensuring that accounts and reconciliation are done on a monthly basis and adherence to specific deadlines; and 
  • Approving payments made by CAK; 
  • Any other lawful duties that may be assigned from time to time. 
  • Qualifications

    • A holder of a Business-related degree or its equivalent from a recognised university and CPA (K) or ACCA or, Bachelor’s Degree and CPA (K) or its equivalent or, CPA (K) 
    • Satisfactorily served as an Accountant in the Society or a comparable position with similar responsibilities a busy organization for a minimum period of 3 years.
    • Have demonstrated high financial management capability and Investment.
    • Have good knowledge of Accounting Tools 

    Skills and Personal Attributes

    • High financial management capability.
    • Judgment and decision-making ability
    • Strong analytical, financial reporting, and presentation skills with the ability to present complex issues clearly and concisely 
    • Accuracy and attention to detail
    • High leadership and administrative capacity
    • Ability to plan and execute tasks with minimal supervision
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    • Good IT skills and Proficient in Microsoft office suite

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