Local Mid-level Finance Manager/Accountant - Kenya
IBTCI
Apply by 05 November 2013
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Job Description

Position Summary

IBTCI is currently looking for a dedicated Mid-level Finance Manager/Accountant to support a five-year project with USAID/Kenya and USAID/East Africa for Evaluation Services and Program Support of the health programs in the region. The Mid-level Finance Manager/ Accountant will be hired for the duration of the project and will be based in Nairobi. This position is only open to permanent residents of Kenya.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor accuracy of budgets and provide suggestions for improving budgets.
  • Maintain Accounting systems.
  • Prepare and present financials and associated reports.
  • Manage the A/R, A/P, P/R, general ledger and collection function.
  • Must have good knowledge of general accounting theories, principles and practices with a solid knowledge of Government accounting.
  • Establish and maintain accounting procedures and controls and monthly accounting calendar
  • Support proposal activity and help to create pricing responses to RFP and RFQ’s.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or higher in Accounting or a related field.
  • 5-7 years’ experience as a professional accountant, with experience in internal controls, auditing, and public financial management.
  • Experience with international project accounting.
  • Experience working with USAID and other major donors is preferred.
  • Detail oriented, organized, and able to meet deadlines.
  • Able to manage and reconcile complex accounts.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office and Excel required.

To Apply: Please send Curriculum Vitae (CV) by e-mail to: recruiting@ibtci.com, subject line: East Africa – Mid-level Accountant. No phone calls please. Only finalists will be contacted.

 

Organization Description

International Business & Technical Consultants, Inc. (IBTCI), a US based international development consulting company established in 1987, has worked in over eighty-five countries and has implemented over one hundred and fifty projects. IBTCI has served governments, private sector companies and several donor agencies in practice areas of Monitoring & Evaluation, Accountancy and Financial Management; Procurement Services; Banking and Finance and Private Sector Development.