Project Accountant
Swisscontact | Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation
Nairobi CBD
6d ago
source : Pigiame

Responsibilities / Duties / Tasks


a. Maintain project accounts and reporting monthly and annually to Head office.

b. Management of expenditures and budget control

c. Management of the payroll and maintenance of personnel records.

d. File statutory deductions and ensure compliance with all tax regulations concerning the project.

e. Assist the project manager and coordinators with budget planning and control

f. Plan and manage the annual audit process and give feedback on audit queries.

g. Oversee procurement of office supplies fixed assets in compliance with Swisscontact procurement procedures.

h. Financial reporting to the donor in conjunction with Head office

i. Management of petty cash.

j. Coordinate transfer of project funds

k. Ensure maintenance of an asset register for the project

Qualification and Experie nce

a. Minimum of bachelor’s or higher degree in Accounting , Finance or Economics

  • Minimum 3 years relevant work experience in development organisations. Keen on details and high ethical standards.
  • Excellent communication skills with a high level of written & spoken English; Spoken Swahili
  • Application Process :

    This position is open to Kenyan nationals only. Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply with a cover letter, complete CV containing names & contacts of three professional referees (no certificate attachments required) and monthly salary expectations in Kenya shillings.

    Applications missing any of the requirements will not be considered and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The expected start date for this position is 6th January 2020.

    Applications with all the required information should reach us latest by close of business on 9th December.

    Inclusive Finance project(IFP) of the Swisscontact is urgently seeking a qualified Project Accountant to manage the Finance department.

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