Masaba Services Accountant Job in Nairobi, Kenya
We at Masaba Services Limited are looking to recruit an individual for the position of Accountant.
We are a telecommunications company with its headquarters in Nairobi but with works on going all over the country.
Our main operations are fibre to the home, fibre to the building, fibre to the site and fixed data support.
Role Summary: The Accountant monitors and controls the finance aspect of the business.
This position ensures systems are in place and adherence of the same by staff.
Supervise and assure completion and filing of all financial, cost reports, statements and tax filings.
Coordinate and lead the annual audit process, liaise with external auditors and the finance committee of the board of directors
Prepare and maintain financial forecasts in consultation with the Managing Director and team leaders (including the annual budget and the medium term business plan);
Provide leadership in accounting, finance, and office administration. Specifically, train and mentor the accounting staff.
Manage relationships with customers and support the Managing Director in designing and implementing projects and proposals.
Monitor all bank movements and statements and prepare quarterly and annual financial reports as well as analytical reports.
Liaise with Internal auditors and ensuring timely completion of the audit and obtaining audit reports.
Prepare and consolidate monthly Bank reconciliations and other reconciliations
Prepare quarterly financial management reports.
Undertake performance management of the Finance and assist in recruiting, developing and effectively manage the Finance team.
Contribute to strategic planning, work planning and budgeting and ensure compliance with organizational financial policy as well as statutory financial requirements.
Participate in procurement monitoring and review meeting.
Authorizes Bills of Materials.
Accounting and Finance
Academic and Professional Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting or equivalent expertise.
Computer proficiency and familiarity with a range of software applications including MS
Excel, MS Word, and accounting packages.
Proficient in ERP software desirable
Thorough understanding of industry practices/standards, operations, contract
Ability to work independently, as well as in a team-oriented environment; Team player
with well-developed interpersonal skills who is comfortable in a cross-functional, multicultural environment.
Strong communication and writing skills with the ability to clearly explain issues to
contractors and fellow employees.
Strong attention to detail.
Ability to meet strict deadlines.
Good time management.
History of adhering to safety procedures and practices.
High degree of focus and attention to detail/strong organizational skills.
Be able to speak/communicate clearly with customers, employees, and utility
We highly encourage women above the age of 30 to apply.
How to Apply
Candidates who meet the above qualifications should please send their updated CV and Cover letter and attach academic certificates and all other relevant documents to Dkasaya@masabaservices.com.
This should be done by latest Wednesday, 23rd June 2021.