New Financial Controller Jobs in Kenya

Job Title: Financial Controller

Industry: Manufacturing

Location: Mtwapa – Mombasa

Gross Salary: Kshs 150k

Our Client is a leading FMCG company based in Mombasa-Kenya and they seek to hire a Finance Controller to manage accounting functions and ensure the company is operating in an efficient and effective manner by monitoring internal controls.

Key Responsibilities

  • Make sure all financial statements and other accounting information is accurate.
  • Book-keeping and going through the accounts on a regular basis for the accuracy of entries passed.
  • Reconcile all bank statements and interpret all financial reports.
  • Prepare projections annually and update monthly with actual figures.
  • Maintain all the necessary reporting to the banks and system reports.
  • Maintain the company bank balance and remain cognizant of outstanding cheques.
  • Approve invoices that need to be paid and release of goods.
  • Coordinate with the auditors and be prepared to surrender documentation if called upon.
  • Making sure all statutory returns are done correctly and on time.
  • Supervise debtors /creditors reconciliation on a weekly basis and credit control for timely collection of payments.
  • Payments processing for creditors and others including statutory payments.
  • Reconciliation of stocks of warehouse and Nairobi depot on daily basis and monthly physical stock taking.
  • Checking of Excise duty with production and sales figures on a weekly basis.
  • Petty cash maintenance on a daily basis of both Mombasa and Nairobi depot.
  • Any other duties as assigned by the management.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration.
  • At least CPA part 3 and above qualification.
  • 8 years’ experience as an Accountant in a busy environment.
  • Proficient in spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to perform multiple tasks and meet critical deadlines while maintaining accuracy and quality.
  • Proven ability to make complex and time-sensitive decisions in the best interests of the organization.
  • Strong analytical and organizational abilities with great attention to details.
  • Ability to work alone with minimum supervision.
  • High level of integrity, resilient and energetic individuals.

How to Apply

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Financial Controller – Mombasa) to on or before 15th August 2021.

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