Underwriting Africa Accounts & Admin Jobs Kenya



Job Purpose

Responsible for the production of timely monthly and annual financial accounts based on financial information provided , maintaining an updated ledger , payroll , file statutory returns , book keeping ,tracking of all expenditure , liaising with the auditor and providing administration support services to the team.

Responsibilities for the Underwriting Job

  • Preparing and reviewing income statements and statement of financial position.
  • Responsible for generating monthly ,quarterly and annual management accounts
  • Coordinate monthly closing process and accounts reconciliation of the general ledger book
  • File monthly and annual statutory returns in a timely and efficient basis
  • Assist with audit preparation to allow for timely preparation of annual financial report
  • Monitor collections and creditors book
  • Petty cash management
  • Maintain and monitor the fixed assets books
  • Maintain a profit and loss book for the business lines
  • Provide administration support services to the executive and team.
  • Responsible for preparation of tenders for office supplies, maintain register of suppliers and procurement oversight.

Qualifications for the Accounts & Admin Job

  • The successful applicants should have a degree in the related fields i.e. Bachelors degree Finance or accounting from a recognized Institution.
  • The successful applicant MUST have at least 2 years accounting experience from an insurance company, brokerage or agency.
  • CPA 3/ CFA 1 Qualification will be an added advantage
  • Demonstrate in-depth technical knowledge and proven analytical skills in insurance accounting
  • Ability to work conscientiously and independently with minimal supervision. This calls for a person of high integrity and motivation.
  • Ability to network with other staff to obtain high standard of performance
  • Ability to maintain sound financial management system
  • Compliance with set policy guidelines and meet crucial deadlines.
  • Good knowledge of local insurance regulations
  • Possess sound negotiation and interpersonal skills.
  • Have excellent customer care and credit skills.
  • Be pleasant, outgoing, aggressive and self-driven.

How To Apply

If you’re interested in either of the above position, send your application pack including cover letter, CV , copy of degree & professional certificates and salary package to :
Head Of Administration
Underwriting Africa Limited

Email: [email protected]
This application closes on the 31st January at 1700 hours, local time. Successful candidates hear from us by the 10th February 2017.