Accounting/Audit Tax Associates at Eider Africa Limited


Accounting/Audit Tax Associates at Eider Africa Limited

Eider Africa Limited is a well-established consultancy and research firm. We offer financial advice, research and consultancy services. We seek to hire experienced Accounting/Audit /Tax Associates to work on part time basis.

Accounting/Audit Tax Associates Duties and responsibilities

  • Carrying out detailed computations to calculate tax liability and advising clients on how to manage compliance.
  • Responsible for researching, analyzing and interpreting changing tax legislation in Kenya.
  • Meeting with clients and collating information, and responding to client inquiries.
  • Working with tax law and revenue positions.
  • Responsible for preparing and submitting compliance (tax) returns according to stipulated deadline.
  • Working in liaison with and negotiating with tax authorities on behalf of the client.
  • Assist the audit team in coordinating a comprehensive audit program including performance, financial, and compliance audit of all investment and real estate projects.
  • Assist in assigned duties for conducting internal audits and follow-up audit work.
  • Assist in preparation and conducting departmental quality assessment review.
  • Help to review and advice on the entire company’s risks management in consultation with the Company’s Audit team.
  • Help in preparation of reports on the internal audit findings, to the management.
  • Assist in determining compliance with policies and procedures.
  • Assist in running audit procedures to verify that controls are operating through testing and interviewing techniques.
  • Assist in monitoring organizational budget and development and documentation of organizational policies and procedures.
  • Assist in identifying control gaps and areas for improvement.
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications for Accounting/Audit /Tax Associate

  • Minimum Second Upper Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in a business related Course.
  • Three years experience in accounting, auditing and taxation.
  • KCSE C+ and above.
  • Professional Accounting Qualification: CPA K or ACCA finalist.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to analyze information and come to a conclusion.
  • Ability to make independent judgment and initiative to make decisions.
  • Basic knowledge and skill in applying internal auditing and accounting principles and practices, and management principles and preferred business practices.
  • Knowledge of management information systems terminology, concepts, and practices.
  • Skill in planning and project management, and in maintaining composure under pressure while meeting multiple deadlines.
  • Basic skill in negotiating issues and resolving problems.
  • Skill in using a computer with word processing, spreadsheet, and other business software to prepare reports, memos, summaries, and analyses.
  • Considerable skill in effective verbal and written communications, including active listening skills and skill in presenting findings and recommendations.
  • Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with colleagues, staff, and external contacts, and to work effectively in a professional team environment.


How to Apply

Interested and qualified persons with the required experience are invited to submit their Motivation letter and Curriculum Vitae with 3 references to the Human Resource Manager through email [email protected]  by 21st October 2016.Please indicate the position title: Accounts, Audit and Taxation Associate on the subject line of the email.