Bookkeeper / Controller Jobs in Kenya

Bookkeeper / Controller Jobs in Kenya

  • Our Client, in the Hospitality industry based in Laikipia, is seeking to recruit a Bookkeeper / Controller.

  • This is a challenging opportunity that requires a detail oriented, honest, committed and loyal individual and able to work in accordance with the organization’s office routines and procedures.

    Position Role

  • The position holder will ensure that the organization’s finances are accurately recorded, tracked, coded, and transactions reconciled, financial reports prepared promptly to enable decision-making.


  • Enter financial data and maintain an updated records of books of accounts

  • Manage cash flow through effective tracking of all income and expenses), invoices, payroll

  • Code and ensure that only accurate data is recorded

  • Prepare ledgers

  • Ensure the accounting process is accurate and this includes budgeting

  • Control costs and maintain the assets inventory register

  • Prepare financial statements on a monthly basis.

  • Ensure compliance of all accounting systems

  • Reconcile books of accounts

  • Analyze performance and prepare a report.

  • Budget and analyze business performance and manage working capital

  • Coordinate external audits

  • Prepare and process all payments


  • Excellent communication skills

  • Ability to trade in foreign currency

  • Hands on skills in management of tax and statutory compliance

  • Experience in the hotel industry is an
    added advantage

  • Organized, ethical, respectful and a team player

  • Confident self starter with good business acumen

  • Able to maintain confidentiality and meet deadlines

  • Ability to work under pressure

    Educational Level / Professional Qualifications

  • BCom – Finance or Accounts

  • CPA Section III and above

  • Proficient in use of Computers e.g. QuickBooks & other Accounting software

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • At least 4 years of continuous work experience in the hotel industry and with progressive growth in the field.

    How to Apply

  • If you are interested in the position and meet the above qualifications, send your CV and cover letter to

  • indicating the position title Book-Keeper / Controller on the subject line by Friday the 21st February, 2020.

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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