Gap Recruitment Services Snr. Accountant Transport & Logistics Jobs in Kenya

Gap Recruitment Services Snr. Accountant Transport & Logistics Jobs in Kenya

Job Purpose:

Our client is a well-established end to end logistics company offering air/ocean freight, trailer and warehouse services with its offices based in Kenya and Uganda.

They are seeking trustworthy candidates who work efficiently without sacrificing accuracy. You should expect to work with large amounts of numerical data, handle multiple tasks with deadlines, and provide transparent and complete reports to management.

You should have a firm grasp of accounting and financial practices and regulations and possess strong computer and verbal and written communication skills.

Key Roles & Responsibilities;

  • Provide financial information to management by researching and analyzing accounting data; preparing reports.

  • Prepare asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.

  • Document financial transactions by entering account information.

  • Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.

  • Prepare payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.

  • Answer accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations.

  • Maintain customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential. Provide financial reports and interpret financial information to managerial staff while recommending further courses of action.

  • Lay out accounting policies and procedures to ensure total tax compliance.

  • Analyze costs, pricing, variable contribution, sales results and the company's actual performance compared to the business plans.

  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities.

  • Oversee operations of the finance department,
    set goals and objectives and design a framework for these to be met.

  • Manage the preparation of the company's budget.

  • Liaise with auditors to ensure appropriate monitoring of company finances is maintained.

    Required Qualifications;

  • University Degree or College Diploma Commerce accounting option

  • At least 5 years' experience in accounting freight Industry

  • Experience with financial reporting requirements.

  • In-depth understanding of freight Industry Systems

  • High accountability with a demonstrated ability to multitask and work under pressure.

    Core Competencies:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Sound knowledge and understanding of accounting principles best practices

  • Strong strategic, analytical, and organizational skills

  • Experience developing and managing budgets, training, developing, supervising, and appraising employees

  • Ability to work on own initiative, meet tight deadlines and balance priorities to achieve results

  • Demonstrated ability to increase productivity and continuously improve methods, approaches, and departmental contribution

    How to Apply

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