Arc Skills Job Vacancy : Accountant


Planning/budgeting and controlling/monitoring:

  • Assist the CEO with the preparation and review of annual and multi-year departmental plans and budgets (operational and Capex)
  • Assist with the development of business plans and/or costing of proposals
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual management accounting reports and obtain commentary on performance, progress and reasons for variances, where relevant
  • Present and deliver outcomes to internal stakeholders
  • Monitor budget and forecast changes at regular intervals
  • Assist the CEO in preparation of regular cash flow forecasting and reporting and ensuring the maintenance of sufficient funds for business operational purposes

Financial and general:

  • Issuing of invoices and collection of outstanding debt
  • Facilitating payments in line with Arc Skills Group Policies
  • Prepares asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documents financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Prepare schedules and documentation for external audit, along with Annual Financial Statements based on IFRS
  • Support the GEMS Internal Audit team with their regular reviews
  • Communicate, co-ordinate and support the relevant processes to ensure all financial year-end and other administration requirements are met on a timely basis to ensure full legal compliance with financial requirements


  • Ensure timely and accurate submission of all relevant tax returns, including but not limited to Income Tax, VAT and Employment Taxes.
  • Liaise with Tax Advisory Firm on more complex tax matters.
  • Assist with any other local compliance requirements

Monitoring, evaluation and reporting:

  • Assist with the development of reports as and when required – e.g. Quarterly Board Reporting, Investment Appraisals, etc.

Desired Skills and Experience

Qualifications / knowledge:            

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Must also be a Certified Public Accountant of Kenya (CPA-K) or equivalent


  • MS Excel expertise
  • Sage experience will be advantageous
  • Tax and Accounting knowledge
  • Reporting Skills
  • Attention to Detail
  • Deadline-Orientated
  • High level of numeracy skills
  • Data Entry Management
  • Strong work ethic and high standards for achievement


  • Minimum 3 years’ work experience in a B2B environment

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