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Accounting Officer

Friday 2nd February 2024 fullTime Nairobi

Job Title: Accounting Officer                                                                  Role type: Full time

Location: Nairobi, Kenya.                                                                     

 

About UjuziKilimo

UjuziKilimo is the leading Agritech Company in Africa that combines Internet of Things, Big Data

and analytics to deliver value to the agricultural ecosystem.

Our world class technology built on sensors and agricultural data analytics platform allows both

farmers and service providers to receive powerful agricultural recommendations & intelligent data

insights.

                                                                                                        

Job Description

As an accounting officer, you will be responsible for maintaining the company’s records, more importantly checking and reporting on the company’s financials and ensure compliance with company policies . You are responsible for advising and positioning the company in a good financial compliance in matters relating to payroll, Inventory, procurement, reporting etc. To be considered for this role, you must be a skilled multi-tasker who is adept at switching between work-streams and working in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities & Roles 

  • Bookkeeping and maintaining clear financial record for the company.
  • Analyzing financial records and provide extensive reporting in accordance with GAAP to the management and other key stakeholders.
  • Providing a complete audit of the business to make sure records are accurate and up to date with company policies and procedures.
  • Paying suppliers, billing clients, managing post-due accounts, etc.
  • Generating profit and loss statements, business reports, and financial reports monthly, quarterly, annually as may be required.
  • Balancing bank accounts, recording forms of income and verifying deposits and other transactions
  • Payroll and taxes management
  • Participate in the company budgeting and planning. 
  • Assess performance of the company and deliver recommendations for changes in approach including financial analysis

 

Skills

  • MUST HAVE a good understanding of GAAP
  • Expert proficiency with accounting software is a Must
  • Organized with keen attention to detail.
  • Self-starter focused on delivering results and growing the business every day
  • Obsessed with measurement; data-driven
  • Exhibits integrity through fair and ethical behavior toward others and a demonstrated sense of corporate responsibility and commitment
  • Grasps new information, recognizes own strengths and weaknesses, pursues self-development and seeks feedback
  • A team player – positive, people-oriented, and energetic attitude
  • Critical thinker who is flexible and open to change and new information
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills.

 

Qualifications

A minimum of Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or ACCA certification.

2 years’ experience in an accounting role or in related field. 

 

Application

Send your CV and supporting documents to car[email protected]

 

 

 

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