KPMG Jobs Kenya : Senior Accountant


KPMG‘s Finance unit is an internal Business Support Service whose priority is to support the firm in achieving its strategic priorities by offering technical expertise in Finance and Accounting.

We are looking for engaged, dynamic and motivated professional to work as part of the Finance Unit in the role of a Senior Accountant.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Payables accounting (supplier’s reconciliations)
  • Inter office accounts reconciliations
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Control accounts balance sheet reconciliations
  • Maintenance of fixed assets schedules
  • VAT, WHT reconciliations
  • Checking of petty cash for reimbursements
  • Verification of stock reconciliations
  • Preparation of monthly and weekly finance accounts
  • Providing support to the firm’s business units
  • Budget preparation and variance analysis

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting/Business Administration or related discipline with at least 4 years work experience in finance and accounting
  • CPA or ACCA
  • Strong excel/data analysis and manipulation skills

Skills and Attributes

Possess a proven and consistent track record for at least two years in accounting and/or finance
Good spoken and written English language skills
Ability to undertake multiple tasks of an engagement gaining management and supervisory skills
Have demonstrable enthusiasm, drive and initiative
Ability to interpret financial data
Be a team player, capable of coaching and developing finance and accounting staff and
Hands on experience with integrated accounting packages

We Offer

Exciting unparalleled exposure to advisory skills, competencies and tools
Continuous learning and development
Exposure to multi-disciplinary client service teams and
Unrivalled space to grow and be innovative

How to Apply

If your career aspirations match this exciting opportunities, please forward your application letter and CV giving details of your qualifications and experience quoting Finance Senior/2015/01 on or before 22 October 2015 to [email protected] *Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted*