Gap Recruitment

Accountant Job Thika

Thika, Thika Town, Kiambu, Central Kenya, 01000, Kenya
January 6, 2024
Application deadline closed.
Deadline date:
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Job Title: Accountant- Thika

Reporting to: Director.

Industry: Construction

Location: Thika

Gross Salary: KES. 60,000

  • Date Posted January 6, 2024
  • Location KiambuKenya
  • Category AccountingFinance and Accounting
  • Expiration date–
  • Experience 4 Years
  • Gender Both
  • Industry Finance, Accounting
  • Qualification Bachelor Degree
  • Career Level Officer

About Company

At Gap Recruitment, we are a leading recruitment firm in Kenya, serving both international and local companies. Our goal is to help employers find quality candidates who fit their company culture and to assist job seekers in finding their dream job and a fulfilling career. We have the expertise and resources to find the right fit for any vacancy, but we also understand that it takes more than just technical skills to succeed in a role. That’s why we focus on understanding your specific needs and culture, and why we maintain close relationships with the professionals in our database. This enables us to quickly find the perfect match for both employers and job seekers. Whether you’re an employer looking for talented employees to drive productivity or a job seeker looking for your next opportunity, we are your staffing team and we are dedicated to your success.

Job Objective:

Our client, a well-established group of businesses engaged in manufacturing packaging materials and operating hardware outlets, is seeking a detail-oriented and experienced Accountant. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in managing various accounting functions across the group, with experience in auditing.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To accurately register, code and process invoices for payment ensuring that all invoices are approved in accordance with the company delegation of authority limits.
  • Follow-up and resolve invoice queries externally and internally.
  • Ensure monthly reconciliation of vendor accounts.
  • Financial and profitability analysis of the companys Projects
  • Generate aging and other vendor reports as required.
  • Ensure accurate recordings and treatment of Withholding Tax & VAT
  • Provide ad-hoc support to the financial accounting team
  • Petty cash management
  • Ensure the asset register is updated and up to date with the current prices of the older assets purchased.
  • Perform day to day financial transactions, including verifying, classifying, computing, posting and recording accounts receivables data
  • Perform Audit of the expenditures and incomes of the various hardware outlets.
  • Preparation of management accounts

Minimum Qualifications.

  • Bachelors of Commerce, Accounting option or business-related field
  • A minimum of five (4) years work experience with at least 2 years as a lead accountant.
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience in accounts in billing and account receivable.
  • Knowledge & experience in preparing final company accounts and statutory filing will be an advantage.
  • Hands on experience on MS Excel

Excited about this incredible opportunity? Take the first step towards joining a dynamic team by following these instructions:

Submit your updated CV and a compelling Cover Letter, stating your salary expectations and availability.

Application Deadline: Wednesday 10th January 2024.

If you encounter any difficulties while applying through our job portal, please feel free to submit your application via email with email subject is clearly titled Accountant -Thika

Gap Recruitment Services Limited is a professional recruitment firm that does not charge candidates for placement and does not discriminate

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