Accountant Needed  today

 

Description: Accountant

Job Purpose: Ensures the integrity of accounting information by recording, verifying, consolidating, and entering transactions.

Job Duties:

  • Prepares and records asset, liability, revenue, and expenses entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Maintains and balances subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating, posting, reconciling transactions; resolving discrepancies.
  • Maintains general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts; preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries.
  • Summarizes financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss, and other statements.
  • Produces payroll by initiating computer processing; printing checks, verifying finished product. Completes external audit by analyzing and scheduling general ledger accounts; providing information for auditors.
  • Avoids legal challenges by complying with legal requirements.
  • Secures financial information by completing database backups.
  • Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
Skills/Qualifications:
  • Accounting, SFAS Rules, Research Skills, Analyzing Information,
  • Attention to Detail, Deadline-Oriented, Confidentiality,
  • Data Entry Management and effective reporting Skills,
  • Thoroughness, Corporate Finance, Financial Software, General Math Skills
  • Compensation and Wage Structure, Benefits Administration, Worker Compensation, Employment Law, Developing Standards, Financial Skills, Accounting
Education:
  • Degree/ Masters in Financial, Accounting or Business related studies.
  • Experience in Accounting in a Manufacturing or an Auditing set up..
To apply, send your CV only to cvs@careerdirections.co.ke before 25th October.
Clearly indicate the position applied for and your minimum salary expectation on the subject line
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted