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Finance Manager - Username Investments

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Nairobi

2 weeks ago


Job Description

To oversee and manage the preparation of accounting records and reports to ensure the provision of timely and accurate financial information in accordance with prescribed financial policies, standards and taxation requirements. Developing and introducing systems and procedures that will enable the company to meet the reporting, budgeting and budget control requirements. Preparing and maintaining accurate, timely, complete and reliable periodical financial reports and ensure that all financial transactions comply with set company policies and procedures Preparation and timely submission of monthly, quarterly and annual Management accounts and related reports to the Board of Directors and the Management. Consistently analyze financial data for purposes of timely monitoring of progress/performance, financial outlook, projection and forecasting. Preparation of project specific financial reports and statement of expenditure. Tax management ensuring compliance, timely filling and payment of statutory deductions Prepare/perform financial analysis for all company projects. Support the Directors to identify and address issues and trends in accounting and finances. Supervise and oversee junior accounting staff by providing instruction and guidance on daily work responsibilities and application of financial procedures. Manage and motivate Finance Department staff to ensure the department meets its obligations and goals. Coordinate with other Managers and serve the Board of Directors.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  1. Competence in the use of varied accounting systems with knowledge in SAGE Evolution accounting system is an added advantage
  2. 3 years working experience with at least 2 years in a Finance Management position
  3. Thorough understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards and various regional statutory requirements and their application
  4. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, MS Word, PowerPoint mandatory) Expertise in strategic management, project planning and budgeting, implementation as well as monitoring and evaluation

Education + Experience

  1. Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field required, a Master’s degree will be an added advantage