The Strategies for Northern Development Senior Finance Officer (Marsabit) Jobs in Kenya

The Strategies for Northern Development Senior Finance Officer (Marsabit) Jobs in Kenya

Key Competence

  • University degree in Commerce (BCOM), BBA, BBM, or other related fields. Specialized in Finance or Accounting.

  • Holder of CPAK/ACCA

  • Membership in a recognized professional accountancy body such as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Institute of Certified Public Accounts (ICPAK) added advantage.

  • Have proven financial management experience of a minimum of 5 years in Local/INGOs.

  • Be able to work under pressure as may be required;

  • Be a team player

  • Be self-driven and able to work within tight deadlines and report on multiple projects.

  • Well conversant with the accounting system e.g., Quick book, ERP Pentasoft

  • Excellent in computer packages especially excel.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Previous work experience in ASAL is an asset.

    Roles and Responsibilities

    Purpose of this position:

    The role of the Finance Officer involves providing financial and administrative support to the organization.

    He/she is responsible for maintaining sound financial and accounting systems and controls for the organization.

    The role entails performing day-to-day financial accounting tasks, including, processing payments, filing, and document retrieval.

    Other Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Keep accurate records for all daily transactions

  • Prepare balance sheets

  • Oversee the preparation of all financial statements, invoices as required

  • Ensure accounts payables and accounts receivables are performed accurately and timely

  • Update internal systems with financial data

  • Prepare monthly,
    quarterly, and annual financial reports

  • Reconcile bank statements

  • Participate in financial audits

  • Track bank deposits and payments

  • Assist in budget preparation and ensure all expenses are within the assigned project budget

  • Review and implement financial policies

  • Ensure data integrity in all financial reporting

  • Perform financial analysis and management tasks

  • Review financial paperwork and procedures and make appropriate changes

  • Undertake other duties as required

    How to Apply

    Send letter of applications along with a copy of your resume, copy of your national ID, a contact telephone number and the names of 3 referees preferably from your previous workplaces, quoting their email addresses/contact numbers properly and clearly label/quote the job title above on your envelope addressed to Human Resource Officer and hand deliver to the SND Marsabit/Moyale Office or via email:

    Deadline for the submission of application is 15th January 2023 5:00 PM. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Phone calls are not acceptable.

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