Hunting PLC Job Opportunity Financial Controller in Kenya March 2017


Hunting PLC Career Vacancy Financial Controller in Kenya March 2017


Hunting PLC Employment Vacancy Financial Controller in kenya March 2017

  • Company: Hunting PLC
  • Location: Mombasa, Mombasa County, Kenya
  • State: Nairobi
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: Accounting Jobs in Kenya

Hunting PLC is an international energy services provider that manufactures and distributes products that enable the extraction of oil and gas for the worlds leading companies. Established in 1874, it is a fully listed public company traded on the London Stock Exchange. Upstream The global “Upstream” activity is co-ordinated through Hunting Energy Services. This builds on a history that has spanned one hundred years of innovation in developing products and techniques to enable the successful development of customer assets. With a large presence in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. Corporate Hunting PLC maintains a corporate office in the USA while being headquartered and listed in the UK. Principal operations and subsidiaries A list of Hunting PLC’s major operating businesses and subsidiaries can be downloaded here.

Financial Controller

  • Job TypeFull Time
  • QualificationBA/BSc/HND
  • Experience3 years
  • Location Mombasa
  • Job Field Finance / Accounting / Audit

Role Overview:

Based in Mombasa (Kenya), the job holder is responsible for the preparation of all Kenya reporting and management information for all business entities assigned for review by the Financial Controller – Africa. The job holder shall develop and initiate system improvements, initiating change where required to enable optimal performance.

  • Preparing forecasting, management accounts and narrative for assigned business entities
  • Preparing the quarterly forecast and annual budget submission
  • Responsible for the integrity of the entities nominal ledger
  • Cash management, reporting and forecasting for entities’ assigned
  • Preparing and presenting management information as and when required
  • Enhancing current management information to reflect changing needs of management and to drive the business forward
  • Implementation and maintenance of the accounting system
  • Assisting in improving, developing and monitoring controls
  • Producing and/or analysing detailed product costing and margin analysis within entities
  • Implementing and improving process and reporting through AX both with in Finance and other departments
  • Providing training to other team members and other operational departments as and when required
  • Providing cover and support to the department as and when needed

Additional Responsibilities

  • Promoting Hunting Health and Safety policies, and communicate effective awareness of the risks and hazards to all personnel and maintain controls necessary for their safety and that of others
  • Perform all duties in accordance with the Company’s Quality Procedures and work Instructions n order to deliver and maintain the highest standards of quality for all products and services
  • To develop self within role and participate in and develop from training and developmental activities assigned to oneself
  • To create and maintain good working relationships
  • Ad hoc duties as reasonably required from time to time
  • Work additional hours when required or requested

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • Full Driving Licence
  • Knowledge and experience of an ERP system, ideally Microsoft AX
  • 3 years’ experience in a similar role involving management reporting
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Applications specifically Excel
  • Experience in preparation of annual statutory financial statements and statutory accounts
  • Qualified to degree level or equivalent in a Professional Accountancy Qualification

Personal Qualities:

  • Excellent communication (both written and oral), influencing and interpersonal skills
  • High degree of commercial acumen
  • Highly professional conduct
  • High level of accuracy
  • Attention to detail and ability to multi-task
  • Aptitude for numbers
  • Ability to prioritise workload
  • Must be willing to travel and able to spend time away from home.

How to Apply

Closing Date: 17 March 2017

If you are interested in applying for this role, please apply by referencing this job title and submitting an updated CV to: . Applications can be either in Dutch or English.