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The Accounting Manager will work under the Controller and Accounting Manager for Africa. This will be a permanent role that will involve accounting, reporting as well as ensuring adherence to internal controls and statutory compliance.
The Accounting Manager will be required to take charge of timely preparation of final financial reports in Netsuite, complex and technical accounting, cash reconciliation and managing statutory audits.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
University degree in Commerce /Economics/Business Administration or related field A Master’s Degree in either Accounting/Finance will be an added advantage.
CPA or ACCA Finalist
5+ years experience in financial leadership role in a financial services firm of which three years should be at managerial level
High level/general understanding of tax (corporate, personal, VAT and withholding tax) reporting requirements in Kenya
Knowledge of IFRS standards. U.S. GAAP knowledge or experience is a plus
Knowledge of financial controls and how to implement them
Knowledge of how to perform and review reconciliations
Strong leadership and good team management skills
Experience working with reporting software, Netsuite, Quick books, Pastel, Sage, Oracle
Highly analytical with high proficiency in Ms Excel
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Self-motivated, creative and a self-initiator, highly organized and results-focused
Demonstrated ability to work with short timelines on deliverables and deal with multiple requests at a time
Comfortable with start-up environment; ambiguity, aggressive goals and targets, open company culture, flat company structure, and strong team spirit
Branch International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company does not and will not discriminate in employment on any basis prohibited by applicable law