Metropolitan Cannon Life Assurance Ltd Assistant Finance Manager Jobs in Kenya

Metropolitan Cannon Life Assurance Ltd Assistant Finance Manager Jobs in Kenya

Purpose of the Role

  • Reporting to the Finance Manager – The Assistant Finance Manager will ensure efficient financial operations to maximize on shareholder value and prepare accurate financial reports.

    Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare budgets and enforce all budget related control measures.

  • Plan and manage cash flows for optimal liquidity and investment returns.

  • Regularly review and advise the business of potential control weaknesses, gaps and areas of improvement.

  • Engage with fund managers to ensure correct investment of funds.

  • Timely preparation and filing of periodical returns to relevant authorities.

  • Ensure tax compliance across the business.

  • Timely preparation of monthly management accounts and financial performance report.

  • Continuously check the general ledgers for accuracy and completeness.

  • Monthly reconciliation of the investment’s registers, operational data, and bank reconciliations.

  • Check and authorize payment vouchers.

  • Lead the implementation of new accounting standards.

  • Prepare financial statements for audit and prepare the audit file.

  • Enforce internal financial controls and effect sound financial management.

  • Ensure compliance with IAS, IFRS and other relevant regulation requirements.

  • Prepare and submit adhoc reports on strategic and financial issues as may be required.

  • Conduct continuous training, guidance, coaching and mentoring of the Finance team.

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance.

  • CPA (K) / ACCA qualifications.

  • Over 8 years’ experience in a busy finance environment of which 3 should be in a senior role.

  • In depth understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards.

  • An in-depth grasp of Kenyan Taxation regulations and Insurance regulatory requirements.

    Required skills and Competencies

  • Good communication and presentation skills at a senior level.

  • Good analytical skills and attention to detail.

  • Strategic planning, budgeting, and management experience.

  • Experience in Months: 96

  • Level of Education: Bachelor Degree

    How to Apply

  • Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to:

  • using the position as subject of email.

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