Central Bank of Kenya Jobs – Finance Officers



Finance Officer Jobs at Central Bank of Kenya 

Job Purpose

Ensure that all accounting processes and procedures such as settlements/payments; reconciliation of accounts; compilation and management of budgets; compilation and filing of returns are conducted efficiently and effectively.

Responsibilities for the Finance Officer Job

  • Processing of payments
  • Opening of accounts and records management
  • Maintenance of supplier/client static data
  • Operational risk management, business continuity and disaster recovery
  • Provide and interpret financial information, analysing and advising accordingly;
  • Monitor and interpret cash flows and produce varied accurate financial reports;
  • Recommend financial management mechanisms that minimize financial risk;
  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-optimization opportunities;
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors to ensure regular and annual audits are carried out smoothly;
  • Prepare and manage budgets;
  • Prepare financial reports
  • Record account payable and accounts receivable
  • Reconcile Bank statements
  • Review and implement financial policies

Qualifications for the Finance Officer Job

  • Minimum: Upper Second Class Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: Banking, Accounting, Business Administration or related areas.
  • Additionally, one should possess a minimum of CPA I/ACCA I or any other professional qualifications in either Banking or Finance/Accounting
  • One to two (2) years’ relevant experience in a finance and or accounting environment


  • Report writing skills
  • Knowledge of accounts and accounting principles
  • Finance and risk analysis skills
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office suite and financial software
  • Excellent communication, analytical, planning, organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to think strategically with creative problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of financial and accounting procedures and clear understanding of business risk management
  • Knowledge of accounting regulations and accounting standards

How To Apply

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