RTI - Regional Finance Specialist Jobs in Kenya

RTI - Regional Finance Specialist Jobs in Kenya


Job Summary

  • The Regional Finance Specialist is responsible for providing day to day accounting support to the Regional office.

  • This position will responsible for payment processing to staff and vendors, support with month end accounting responsibilities, and provide temporary support in the absence of a full-time Project Finance Manager.

  • The position will also provide support for internal and external audit activities.

    Essential Duties

  • Record financial transactions into QuickBooks accounting software.

  • Process payments to the vendors, consultants, subcontractors and staff, and reconcile accounts monthly.

  • Support process for employee travel advances and expense report settlements. Ensure adherence to policy by verifying accuracy and completeness.

  • Provide support to internal and external auditors.

  • Provide support to the Regional Finance Manager in compiling and submission of the monthly financial reports package.

  • Prepare relevant journal vouchers in a timely manner to address monthly financial reporting compliance issues raised by the Regional Office/Compliance team.

  • Perform month end accounting responsibilities using QuickBooks. Ensure expenses are booked correctly, all transactions are supported with proper and complete supporting documentations as per International Accounting Supporting document matrix.

  • Provide temporary support to projects in the absence of a full-time Project Finance Manager.

  • Support Regional Controller in tracking and monitoring statutory tax and social security compliance and regulation within the African
    Region.

  • Other responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.

    Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree and 6 years of experience or master’s degree and 3+ years of experience, OR equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Strong attention to detail, accuracy and organizational skills with an ability to be flexible
    Work well under pressure in a multi-cultural environment

  • Ability to work well in a team environment

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to travel on short notice

  • Experience supporting accounting functions in multiple countries within Africa

  • 6+ years of relevant work experience in a busy finance department.

  • Proficient in Advanced MS Excel, MS Word and power point presentations

  • Experience with accounting software, QuickBooks proficiency is desirable

  • English proficiency is required

    Note Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; RTI - Regional Finance Specialist Jobs in Kenya


    Find jobs in Kenya. Jobs - Kenya jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Kenyan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Kenya.

    Jobs in Kenya - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Kenya.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Kenya posted and updated daily - click here!


  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Job Vacancies in Africa.

    Scholarship 2020/21

    Undergraduate Scholarships 2020/2021
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.