NGO Accountant Job in Kenya. September 2015


Job Description

Position: Accountant

Location: Nairobi
Salary: KShs. 50,000
Reference no: TRH01/015
Job Description: Our client, a reputable Non Governmental Organisation, seeks to recruit a young, confident, experienced accountant, who has demonstrated exemplary accounting skills.

The tasks shall include, but are not limited to;

  • Preparing asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
  • Documenting financial transactions by entering account information.
  • Summarizing current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports.
  • Substantiating financial transactions by auditing documents.
  • Reconciling financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
  • Preparing payments by verifying documentation, and requesting disbursements.
  • Complying with KRA requirements, by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Maintaining customer confidence and protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.


  • Must have at least a degree in Bachelor of Commerce, Accounting option and/ or at least a CPA K or a degree in any relevant field.
  • Must have at least 3 years experience as an accountant with demonstrated accounting expertise in any field. Accounting in an NGO shall be an added advantage.
  • Must be excellent in operating excel, word and any accounting software. For example QuickBooks.
  • Should be able to work under pressure, with minimal supervision and meet deadlines.
  • Applicant must be above 25 years of age.
  • Must be result oriented, organized and a good time manager.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their cover letter and CV to [email protected]
You are also required to quote the above reference number in your application letter.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.