Corporate Staffing Cost Accountant Job

Cost Assistant Job, Current Accounting Jobs In Kenya,

Location: Nyeri,
Gross Salary: Kshs 40-50k,

Our client is a manufacturing company based in Nyeri. They seek to hire a Cost Accountant who will manage and perform daily accounting tasks that will support their financial team

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining account receivable and payable ledgers, files and records.
  • Generating invoices, debtor account statements and ensuring the accounts are reconciled and maintained within the agreed terms.
  • Performing debtor account reconciliations, investigating and resolving any irregularities or enquiries thereto.
  • Assisting in debt follow-up for the over-due accounts.
  • Generating receivable and payable reports as may be required.
  • Reconciling supplier accounts and preparing payments thereto.
  • Performing bank reconciliations for assigned M-pesa tills and bank accounts.
  • Ensure that records comply with laws and regulations.
  • Compute taxes owed, prepare tax returns, ensure prompt payment
  • Timely posting and processing journal entries to ensure all business transactions are up to date
  • Provide direction during stock take so as to ensure proper revenue reporting
  • Ensure all statutory details are accurate and paid on time
  • Assist in preparation of management reports.
  • Petty Cash Issuance and control and reconciliations
  • Monthly stock takes and reconciliation of Variances and follow up with relevant team for variance explanation and clearance
  • Daily confirmation of the production report posting
  • Undertake all other role or assignment given by management.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting is desirable
  • A minimum of CPA section 4 or its equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience
  • Must have experience in FMCG or manufacturing
  • Be an excellent team player with excellent communication skills
  • Have demonstrated the ability to act decisively and resolve problems
  • Good knowledge of computer accounting software
  • Strong communication and
  • Good organizational skills
  • Be self-directed and self‐motivated.
  • Be detail oriented, organized and accurate.
  • Demonstrate the ability to work with numbers and understand a broad range of common
  • Possess computer skills, including a working knowledge of common software programs.
  • Taxation savvy.
  • Can do administrative duties.
  • Critical thinker who can work independently.
  • Male candidates are encouraged to apply

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