Financial Controller Jobs at Summit Recruitment (200K)


Financial Controller Jobs at Summit Recruitment(200K)
Our client, a renewable energy start up company, is looking for a Financial Controller for its offices in Nairobi.He/She will be responsible for leading the finance division of the Kenya operations.He/She should demonstrate mastery of accounting procedures and standards, strong understanding of financial reports and excellent cash management capabilities.

Key Responsibilities for the Financial Controller Job

  • Lead the quarterly budgeting process for the Kenya operations. Liaise with all Division Heads to gather input for the quarterly budget
  • Lead the weekly budgeting process for all the counties of the Kenya operations
  • Monitor cash inflow and outflow in Kenya
  • Supervise the development of monthly financial accounts for the Kenya operations to a strict timetable
  • Lead on financial reporting to key funders and working capital providers
  • Lead the annual auditing process for the Kenya operations
  • Ensure the company complies all PAYE, VAT and Tax return and reporting requirements
  • Manage the Collections Officers Team of the Kenya operations
  • Oversee the follow-up on at risk debts and decide on debts write-off
  • Ensure weekly debt reports are developed accurately and sent on-time to County Managers
  • Liaise with suppliers to place new product orders
  • Manage stock, keep track of inflow and outflow of products and develop weekly inventory reports

Financial Controller Job Key Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in economics, business, finance or accounting ACCA or CPA finalist
  • 7-9 years of experience in a financial services firm or an accounting firm
  • Experience in cash management and developing financial reports
  • Experience in equity and debt fundraising
  • Experience in working in a credit collections department and procurement
  • Strong commitment to processes and procedures.
  • Capacity to work under minimum supervision and support
  • Excellent time-management, organisation and leadership skills
  • Good work ethics, professionalism¬† and integrity
  • Experience of cloud-based software, Xero


How to Apply

To apply, please follow the link Deadline for application is 31st  October 2016