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15 Mar 2019

Full-Time Accountant Jobs

Samura Engineering Ltd – Posted by Sunlit Centre Kenya Nairobi, Nairobi County, Kenya

Job Description

Job Summary

We are looking to recruit a highly competent and performance driven accountant who will be responsible for applying accounting principles and procedures to analyze financial information and ensure appropriate accounting control procedures.


  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information in quick books.
  • Summarizes current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Reconciles financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Maintains financial security by following internal controls.
  • Verifying order documentation, and supervising disbursements.
  • Prepares special financial reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing account information and trends.
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Accomplishes the result by performing the duty.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Prepare and review monthly reconciliations of assigned balance sheet accounts and ensure that general ledger accounts are reconciled with resolution to reconciling items
  • Bank accounts reconciliations and resolve various issues with banks such as cleared cheque differences, bank fee anomalies and targeted balance calculations.
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Control all expenditure within laid down budgetary limits and justify them to the management
  • Ensure timely and efficient payment to creditors
  • Ensure accurate allocation of cost to the correct cost centre’s
  • Creditors and debtors accounts reconciliation
  • He / she will be in charge of record keeping.
  • Prepare financial statements and produce budget according to schedule
  • Preparation and submission of all statutory payments on time.
  • Well conversant with accounts payables and receivables (Daily invoicing and taking payments
  • Ability to prepare and handle statutory returns i.e. PAYE, VAT, withholding tax, standard levy etc.
  • Stock control and stock reconciliations
  • Writing of cheques and recording the payment vouchers


  • Degree in Accounts and a CPA K graduate
  • 3 years’ experience
  • Conversant with accounting software’s
  • An understanding of reporting and record keeping required
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills

Key Competencies

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Problem analysis and problem-solving
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to multi task and adapt easily
  • Ability to work under pressure with no or minimum supervision
  • Time Management
  • Data entry management
  • Team work
  • Confidentiality

How to Apply

Send your curriculum vitae to by 13th March 2019. Please quote the salary expected and your availability.

Job Categories: Accounting. Job Types: Full-Time.

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