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Finance Manager


Nairobi, Kenya

2 weeks ago

Job Description

Success at Lipa Later means making life more affordable for our clients. Through joining our team, you will nor only contribute towards the development of innovative products, but also play a crucial role in helping businesses, and individuals acquire the crucial items necessary to achieve their goals.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience in Accounting & Financial Management, 2 of these in a managerial role
  2. Experience working in a microfinance institution will be an added advantage
  3. Demonstrate working knowledge of ERP systems, Computer
  4. Literacy & proficiency in Accounting systems – SAGE
  5. High levels of integrity, strong management/interpersonal skills and analytical skills
  6. Strong analytical and computer skills, especially with accounting software, spreadsheets and financial analysis
  7. Able to interpret and clearly explain complex financial data to non-finance staff
  8. Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills, creative problem-solving, conflict, ethical management skills and excellent written and oral communication skills
  9. Excellent organizational skills with a keen attention to detail An analytical mind
  10. Negotiation skills and the ability to develop strong working relationships
  11. Commercial and business awareness

Education + Experience

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accounting
  2. Professional qualification in CPA (K)/ACCA
  3. Postgraduate qualifications in Accountancy or Finance, Economics, Business Administration or Management a plus