Management Accountant Job 2021

Management Accountant Job, Kenya Accounting Jobs 2021,

Nairobi. Full Time. Retail & Energy Sector

About the Company

A player in the LPG Distribution  

Job Summary

The Management Accountant reports to the Directors and is a strategic role with responsibility in company finance, accounting and reporting functions.

Minimum Qualification
 Bachelor of Science in Accounting or Finance | CPA qualification | SAGE Experience

 Experience Level: Mid level

 Experience Length: Years( a minimum of 2 years which should be managerial position or leading teams) 

Key Result Areas
 Profitability of the business in line with budgetary provisions.

 Implementation of the business plan and attainment of the business targets.

 Accounting & reporting efficiency

Key Responsibilities and performance areas
Financial Planning and Monitoring

  • Maintaining and balancing subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions and resolving discrepancies
  • Maintaining general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts; preparing trial balance; reconciling entries
  • Summarizing financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet; profit and loss and other statements
  • Preparing and recording assets, liability, revenue and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Performing bank reconciliation and ensuring correct banking is done
  • Analyzing financial information and financial status

Maintaining the payroll

  • Safe keeping of company records and assets
  • Filing of all company tax returns i.e. PAYE, VAT and INCOME TAX and ensuring statutory payments are done on time;
  • Monitoring customer account details for nonpayments, delayed payments, generate age analysis and followup on customer payments
  • Performing monthend accounting activities such as reconciliations and journal entries
  • Coordinating with the accounts team to complete assigned accounting tasks
  • Generating financial reports and statements to directors for review

Inventory Management

  • Analyse inventory analysis reports and resolve variances
  • Preparing the month end stock valuations, validating the Cost of sales and margin analysis
  • Reconciling inventory accounts to the general ledger

People Leadership and Management

  • Providing leadership and guidance to a team of accountants monitoring their performance and general quality of work
  • Working collaboratively with sales and logistics teams to achieve shared goals
  • Ensuring practical learning experiences for trainees the organization by providing accounting support and guidance
  • Ensuring rules and regulations are adhered to by all users
  • Motivating and coach the team to operational success
  •  Consistently promote high standards through personal example and ensuring each member of the team understands the standards and behavior expected of

Minimum Requirements & Competencies

  • Bachelors Degree in Finance or Accounting Option
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPAK)
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office
  • Experience in SAGE software an added advantage
  • At least 4 years’ experience in an FMCG company in the same position.
  • Excellent communication and administrative skills
  • Exceptional in planning and organizing
  • Solution oriented
  • Workflow financial management skills
  • Ability to work in a competitive and challenging environment
  • Selfdriven/Goal focused/Target driven
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to meet all assigned deadline
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong leadership and commercial acumen.

How To Apply
To Apply send your cover letter and detailed CV and academic certificates to or before 15th October 2021.

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