ACCOUNTANT JOB VACANCY

Gidhafu, an affiliate startup of Nailab is looking for an accountant to provide financial support activities for its clients.

 JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports to conformance with reporting and procedural standards.
  • Perform monthly reconciliations
  • Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory tax obligations.
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
  • Analyze business operations, trends, costs, revenues and financial obligations, to project future revenues and expenses or to provide advice.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheets, profit and loss statements and other relevant accounting reports.
  • Establish tables of accounts, and assign entries to proper accounts.
  • Ensure that all financial deadlines are met.
  • Resolve accounting discrepancies and irregularities through regular monitoring and audits
  • Develop and maintain financial databases.
  • Establish and monitor the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures.
  • Continuous management and support of budget and forecast activities.
  • Prepare for financial audits and coordinate the audit process.
  • Evaluate and advise on business operations including revenue & expenditure trends; recommend or develop efficient use of resources and procedures; provide strategic recommendations and maintain solutions to business and financial problems.
  • Actively seeking out new sales opportunities for accounting services through cold calling, networking and social media

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • CPA accreditation
  • Working knowledge of Quickbooks
  • 2+ years’ experience in accounting or related field
  • Proficient in Word and Excel
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Able to read and understand technical forms and financial reports
  • Sales experience to identify and convert potential clients
  • Willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships

Send CV and cover letter to jobs@nailab.co.ke, mention your expected monthly gross salary.

The application deadline is 22nd September 2017; applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.