Chief Accountant

Date Posted: July 8, 2021, 10:20 a.m.

Job Description

(REF: CA/07/21)

Our client, a leading urban Sacco based in Nairobi is seeking for qualified, experienced and highly motivated individuals to fill this position.


Core Responsibilities

Preparing and filing statutory returns.

Preparing and approving monthly bank reconciliations.

Reconciling Debtors and Creditors.

Processing staff payroll

Processing payments, loan disbursements and staff salaries in a timely and accurate manner.

Ensuring timely preparation of management reports by specific dates.

Daily reconciliation of all mobile payment transactions of the society.

Monthly reconciliation of all control accounts.

Ensuring accurate and timely processing of member remittances i. e. Payroll recoveries, Direct Debits, Standing orders, etc.

Preparing budgets.

Ensuring that all SACCO policies and procedures, code of conduct and regulatory guidelines are strictly complied with in the processing of financial transactions.

Any other duty assigned from time to time.



Proven numerical competence 

Excellent communication skills both verbal & written 

Team player,

Strong interpersonal and negotiation skills 


Attention to details 

Excellent time management 



A bachelor’s degree in commerce/ business /finance /Accounting or Finance. 

CPA (K) and a member of ICPAK.

Experience in heading a finance department and demonstrated capability to supervise a team.

Good IT knowledge

Experience in Microsoft Navision 18 is desirable.

At least seven (7) years relevant experience. 

Experience in a SASRA regulated SACCO is highly desirable.

Valid Certificate of good conduct.


How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should make their applications via Co-operative bank's career portl using the link

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