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Senior Accountant Job, Kenyan Accounting Jobs 2022,
Title: Senior Accountant-Kenya & Regional Office.
Location: Nairobi, Sub Saharan Africa, KE
Company: British Council
The British Council builds connections, understanding and trust between people in the UK and other countries through arts and culture, education and the English language. We work in two ways – directly with individuals to transform their lives, and with governments and partners to make a bigger difference for the longer term, creating benefit for millions of people all over the world. We help young people to gain the skills, confidence and connections they are looking for to realise their potential and to participate in strong and inclusive communities. We support them to learn English, to get a high-quality education and to gain internationally recognised qualifications. Our work in arts and culture stimulates creative expression and exchange and nurtures creative enterprise. We connect the best of the UK with the world and the best of the world with the UK. These connections lead to an understanding of each other’s strengths and of the challenges and values that we share. This builds trust between people in the UK and other nations which endures even when official relations may be strained. We work on the ground in more than 100 countries. In 2019-20 we connected with 80 million people directly and with 791 million overall, including online and through our broadcasts and publications.
Senior Accountant Kenya
At an unprecedented time of change globally, the British Council seeks an experienced Senior Accountant to oversee financial control specialism within the Kenya Finance Function.
The role is accountable for the operational and strategic leadership of British Council’s (Kenya) Financial Control activities and country team. Focusing on timely, accurate, complete financial accounting and reporting in line with internal organisational requirements and external regulatory standards, while acting as a trusted partner to the business delivery and operational support teams.
This role supports the Financial Controller – East Africa with the end-to-end accounting process across the operation; including month and year end close, and ensures consistent, accurate and robust financial accounting processes in line with accounting practices and corporate policies.
The role will manage a team of accountant(s) based in Kenya.
Role specific knowledge and experience:
The main essential knowledge and experience points that we are looking for you to evidence are:
Role Specific Skills:
Pay Band – 7
Remuneration – KES 418,638 per month
Contract Type – Indefinite
Location – Nairobi, Kenya
How to Apply
Requirements – All applicants should have a pre-existing legal status to live and work in country of application. The British Council will not facilitate/sponsor visa applications and work permits.
Closing Date – 30 June 2022 (23:59 South Africa Time)