Corporate Staffing Services Ltd Senior Accountant – Construction Jobs in Kenya

Corporate Staffing Services Ltd Senior Accountant – Construction Jobs in Kenya


  • Our client is an established company in the construction industry with it’s international headquarters in UAE. They seek to hire a competent Senior Accountant who ensuring that all business transactions are properly accounted for and recorded, for accurate reporting and supporting the company in its decision-making process. The ideal candidate should be able to articulate themselves well offering local Kenya company progress to colleagues across different countries.

    Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for keeping and interpreting the financial records.

  • Ensuring that all transactions are properly accounted for.

  • Maintain general ledger accounts and prepare journal entries for accruals and variances.

  • Perform month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closing activities and reconciliations.

  • Monthly balance sheet and P & L Analysis and reconciliation and preparation of supporting schedules.

  • Perform accounting analysis for cash accruals, account payables, and account receivables.

  • Monthly expense variance analysis as well as Manage Fixed Assets.

  • Inter-company reconciliations including foreign currency accounting.

  • Ensure accuracy of trial balance in standard accounting principles and compliance to internal policies and procedures.

  • Review tax workings and ensure timely tax payments and submission of returns to the tax authorities.

  • Performs accounting analysis and reporting to support decision-making purposes.

  • Assist various departments in accounting issues and concerns.

  • Providing appropriate accounting information to customers as and when required.

  • Maintain confidentiality regarding all information accessed by virtue of your position, of either fellow staff or the company, which are yet to be made public by the Management.

  • Communicate openly and honestly at all times.

  • Collectively utilize individual efforts of team members and integrate the talents and competencies they possess.

  • Show great ability to delegate tasks to your subordinates.

  • Ensure behaviors are consistent to enhance the team
    environment.

  • Assist others to meet business objectives when required.

  • Create a participative team environment and participate in work-based team activities.

  • Ensure behaviors are consistent to enhance the team environment.

  • Assist others to meet their objectives when required.

  • Create a participative team environment and participate in work-based team activities.

    Key Qualifications

  • Degree in finance, Inter CA, Finance graduate.

  • 5 years working as a General Accountant or similar post in managing Accounts Payable.

  • Working experience and familiarity in ERP environment.

  • Strong spreadsheet skills and aptitude for Excel work.

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills.

  • Meticulous with Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Possess good business acumen and a highly adaptive.

  • Mature, proactive, resourceful, and hands-on with good initiative.

  • Independent worker who can work well with minimal supervision.

  • Fast worker and can work well under stress.

  • NB: Those not working are encouraged to apply as the role is only for a 3 months contract.

  • Must be a self starter and able to work under minimum supervision. Experience in working in a multi-cultural environment is desirable.

    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

  • (Senior Accountant - Construction) on or before the 10th October 2021.


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