Job Summary

Applications are invited from qualified persons for the above vacant position.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 7 years

Job Description

•    A Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA)
•    A Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
•    Professional Qualification
•    Professional accounting qualifications e.g. CPA or ACCA

•    At least seven (7) years’ work experience including in accounting, internal controls and audit
•    Experience in the insurance industry
•    Experience in team management and supervision

•    Develop, maintain and implement proper operational controls for financial efficiency
•    Ensure complete operational compliance with manuals and policies, Board and Management financial instructions and any applicable agreements
•    Ensure that proper books of accounts are kept and are free of mistakes
•    Ensure that deadlines are observed
•    Manage monthly closure of accounts and ensure compliance with  Financial Statement Close
•    Prepare, on a monthly basis and in timely manner, the financial reports, trend analysis, cash-flow projections, performance analysis, variance analysis (against the budget)
•    Assist in the preparation of quarterly reports to the Board of Directors
•    Prepare the annual Financial Statements in accordance to IFRS in timely manner
•    Keep abreast of new amended and revised IFRSs, analyzing their impacts and making sure they are timely and properly implemented
•    Coordinate with internal and external auditors
•    Ensure that all standing instructions requiring any input control or action by the accounting unit are met
•    and observed precisely and correctly at all times
•    Supervise the work performed by the Accountants and ensuring all items are timely and properly
•    booked, reviewing all journal entries before actual postings, reviewing all bank and balance sheet
•    Balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis and ensuring that all reconciling items are resolved in timely manner
•    Maintain and improve  accounting systems in liaison with the consultants and/or the software developers
•    Manage the annual budgeting process
•    Participate in the approval process of both capital and operational expenditure and ensuring budget availability
•    Keep the CFO fully informed at all times of any adverse or unusual circumstances which may affect financial position
•    Oversee the administration of the payroll
•    Oversee the maintenance of the fixed asset register and ensuring its accurateness and completeness
•    Maintain and improve manuals, policies and procedures
•    Perform such other duties as may be assigned to you from time to time

How To Apply
Please submit your Updated CV.

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