Hotel Chief Accountant Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya

Hotel Chief Accountant Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya

  • Our Client is a well-established Hotel in Nairobi.

  • They seek to hire an experienced and competent Chief Accountant responsible for all areas relating to financial reporting, managing accounting and budgets and forecast.


  • Supervise the entire accounts department including Storekeeper, Cost Controller, Accounts clerks, Cashiers, etc.

  • Maintain Cost Control records and taking of accurate physical inventories and generally supervise the Cost Controller and his assistants.

  • Ensure the timely reporting of all financial information; monthly, quarterly and year end close.

  • Ensure compliance with all tax matters, licensing bodies and authorities.

  • Analyze business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations and prepare reports and presentations to the Senior Management team and Directors.

  • Prepare periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.

  • Prepare monthly cash flows.

  • Scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, initiating corrective actions.

  • Approve daily sales/covers reports and ensuring all reports are prepared and issued on a timely basis by the income auditor.

  • Ensure the accurate and timely processing of pay transactions.

  • Monitor and analyze department work to develop more efficient procedures.

  • Assist in development and implementation of new procedures and features and ensure
    that the recommendations by both the internal and external audits of the follow-ups and corrections of the weak points raised.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience in financial & management accounting particularly in the Hospitality Industry.

  • Must have a CPA-K

  • Must have a good understanding of hospitality accounting systems such as SUN system

  • Excellent strategic planning skills

  • MUST possess strong leadership skills.

  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent negotiation and presentation skills

    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 (Chief Accountant- Hospitality) to

  • before 20th July 2021.

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