Assistant Financial Accountant at Kingdom Missionaries Society for All Nations-KIMSAN

  • Full Time
  • Nakuru

Kingdom Missionaries Society for All Nations

Job Description for the position of an Assistant Financial Accountant

KIMSAN is actively seeking an experienced assistant Financial Accountant to join our team. As an assistant Financial Accountant, you will be responsible for monitoring all financial data, preparing accurate statements, and ensuring compliance with legal regulations.

Your role will encompass budgeting, managing tax payments, performing internal audits, and providing consultancy to KIMSAN senior management team for cost and income analyses.

By precisely managing our financial records and supporting investment decisions, you will play a vital role in the organization’s success. Join us in maintaining financial transparency and driving our organization’s growth.

Responsibilities;

  • Gather and monitor financial data (e.g. income and liabilities)
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual statements (balance sheets and income statements)
  • Forecast costs and revenues
  • Manage tax payments
  • Organize internal audits
  • Prepare budgets (for the entire organization and by department)
  • Monitor and report on accounting discrepancies
  • Conduct detailed risk analyses to assess potential investments
  • Analyze financial trends
  • Perform month-end and year-end close processes

Requirements and skills;

  • Proven work experience as in Accounting or similar role
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel and accounting software
  • In-depth understanding of business bookkeeping procedures
  • Solid knowledge of accounting regulations
  • Excellent math skills with an attention to detail
  • Time-management abilities
  • Confidentiality
  • BSc degree or Diploma in Accounting, Finance or relevant field
  • Additional certification (e.g. CPA) is a plus

Social Comments;

  • Having and expressing a Desire to be proactive and create a positive experience for others.
  • Attach a copy of your marriage certificate for those who are married to show their legal marital status.
  • Attach a duly signed scan copy of your local pastor or Parish priest recommendation letter.

Language Skills;

  • English (Mandatory), Level – Fluent
  • Kiswahili (Mandatory), Level – Fluent
  • Any other local language (Optional), Level – Working Knowledge
  • French (Optional), Level – Working Knowledge.

Competency Values;

  • Obedience to God’s call, Transformational Leadership, Good stewardship, Honesty, Equity, Respect, Christ-centered Life, Purity.

Contract Duration and Conditions;

  • 1-year contract subjected to a 3 months probation and renewal based on competency and performance.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: personnel@kimsan.org using the position as subject of email.

Please do not attach scanned certificates.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within one week from the application deadline. We are looking forward to having you on this team,

Application Procedure;

  • This is a missionary organization; therefore only Christians or those who subscribe to Biblical Principles are eligible to apply.
  • Application deadline: December 15th, 2023.
  • Selection process: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • KIMSAN senior management at the level of the area of assignment will do the selection.
  • KIMSAN senior management between December 21st and 22nd, 2023 will conduct the interviews. Usually these interviews are competency-based.
  • Suitably qualified candidates are requested to submit a cover letter (1 page only) explaining their suitability for the task/position and curriculum vitae (not more 3 pages) with details of qualifications and work experience including three (3) references-professional and Spiritual.

To apply for this job email your details to personnel@kimsan.org