Accounts Assistant Jobs in Kenya


Accounts Assistant Jobs in Kenya 2016

Main Purpose of Job

Completes payments and controls expenses by receiving, processing, verifying, and reconciling invoices

Accounts Assistant Job Key Performance Areas

  • Manage accounting functions including maintenance of general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable and ensures accuracy and timeliness.
  • Develop, implement and maintain systems, procedures and policies, including accounts payable functions to ensure adherence to company guidelines.
  • Manage monthly closing of financial records and posting of month end information; ensures accuracy of financial statements.
  • Provide Financial Accountant assistance by responding to financial questions/concerns to meet company’s needs.
  • Prepare and recommend operating budgets for approval. Monitors spending for adherence to budget, recommends variances as necessary.
  • Maintain historical records by filing documents.
  • Reconcile and verify entries and compare system reports to balances.
  • Maintain accounting ledgers by verifying and posting account transactions
  • Verify vendor accounts by reconciling monthly statements and related transactions
  • Relieving the Finance staff
  • Any other duty assigned

Knowledge and Skills Requirement for the Accounts Assistant Job

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting/ Finance Option)
  • CPA Section III
  • At least 2 years’ experience of Accounts Assistant experience
  • Knowledge of general bookkeeping procedures
  • Knowledge of general accounting principals
  • Proficient in relevant computer software
  • Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements


  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Excellent written and spoken communication
  • Analytical Skills


How to Apply

Email your application to [email protected]