Accountant at Food for the Hungry

Category
Accounting/Finance
Location
Marsabit (Eastern), Kenya
Hours per week
As Needed: < 10
Gender
Indiferente
Candidate
_Accountant at FH / Kenya (Food for the Hungry, Kenya) in Marsabit – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ FH / Kenya (Food for the Hungry, Kenya) a Christian relief and development agency seeks to fill the following vacant position in Marsabit: *ACCOUNTANT* * Reporting to: Field Accountant * Duty Station: Marsabit * Contract Duration: 2 years * Applications closing date: 28th September, 2012 *Objective:* To provide support to the Field Accountant and to ensure grants are well monitored and in compliance with donor requirements. *Duties and Responsibilities* The duties and responsibilities of the Accountant will include the following: * Will be responsible for preparing cheque payments on behalf of FH/K as and when required, ensuring compliance with FH/K policies. * Review the petty cash, Program Advances Journal and Cash Disbursements Journals, before the final approval by the field accountant. * Ensure financial transactions in Marsabit adhere to FH policies * Receive payments due to FH/K, issue receipts and deposit such payments promptly. * Issue authorised programme and staff advances promptly * Keying in accounting data into Sunsystems, maintaining high level of accuracy. * Handling cash surrenders and verification of returns from the field * Maintain a proper filling of accounting records and other reference materials. *Qualifications, Experience and Skills:* * Degree in Finance/Accounts or an equivalent degree * CPA part III Section 5 or ACCA Part III * Age between 30-35 years * At least 3-5 years accounting experience preferable in an NGO * Well versed in computerised accounting applications especially SUN System will be an added advantage * Strong analytical skills * Strong planning and organisational skills * High level of integrity and confidentiality * Computer literate with a good command in Ms excel * Good communication skills (both verbal and written) * Committed to serve the poor in relation to FH/Kenya’s Christian foundation and beliefs Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications (clearly indicating their current or expected salary), updated CV with three referees, day telephone contacts to: Human Resources Manager, FH Kenya, P O Box 14978 00800 Nairobi or Email address: hr_fhkenya@fh.org or drop them at our Nairobi Office.(Life Ministry Centre, 3rd Floor Jabavu Road, next to Kilimani Police station) latest by 28th September, 2012. NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Description
_Accountant at FH / Kenya (Food for the Hungry, Kenya) in Marsabit – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ FH / Kenya (Food for the Hungry, Kenya) a Christian relief and development agency seeks to fill the following vacant position in Marsabit: *ACCOUNTANT* * Reporting to: Field Accountant * Duty Station: Marsabit * Contract Duration: 2 years * Applications closing date: 28th September, 2012 *Objective:* To provide support to the Field Accountant and to ensure grants are well monitored and in compliance with donor requirements. *Duties and Responsibilities* The duties and responsibilities of the Accountant will include the following: * Will be responsible for preparing cheque payments on behalf of FH/K as and when required, ensuring compliance with FH/K policies. * Review the petty cash, Program Advances Journal and Cash Disbursements Journals, before the final approval by the field accountant. * Ensure financial transactions in Marsabit adhere to FH policies * Receive payments due to FH/K, issue
receipts and deposit such payments promptly. * Issue authorised programme and staff advances promptly * Keying in accounting data into Sunsystems, maintaining high level of accuracy. * Handling cash surrenders and verification of returns from the field * Maintain a proper filling of accounting records and other reference materials. *Qualifications, Experience and Skills:* * Degree in Finance/Accounts or an equivalent degree * CPA part III Section 5 or ACCA Part III * Age between 30-35 years * At least 3-5 years accounting experience preferable in an NGO * Well versed in computerised accounting applications especially SUN System will be an added advantage * Strong analytical skills * Strong planning and organisational skills * High level of integrity and confidentiality * Computer literate with a good command in Ms excel * Good communication skills (both verbal and written) * Committed to serve the poor in relation to FH/Kenya’s Christian foundation and beliefs Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications (clearly indicating their current or expected salary), updated CV with three referees, day telephone contacts to: Human Resources Manager, FH Kenya, P O Box 14978 00800 Nairobi or Email address: hr_fhkenya@fh.org or drop them at our Nairobi Office.(Life Ministry Centre, 3rd Floor Jabavu Road, next to Kilimani Police station) latest by 28th September, 2012. NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Contact
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Start date
As soon as possible
Contact
Hidden Email
Country
Kenya
City
Marsabit (Eastern)
Candidate
_Accountant at FH / Kenya (Food for the Hungry, Kenya) in Marsabit – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ FH / Kenya (Food for the Hungry, Kenya) a Christian relief and development agency seeks to fill the following vacant position in Marsabit: *ACCOUNTANT* * Reporting to: Field Accountant * Duty Station: Marsabit * Contract Duration: 2 years * Applications closing date: 28th September, 2012 *Objective:* To provide support to the Field Accountant and to ensure grants are well monitored and in compliance with donor requirements. *Duties and Responsibilities* The duties and responsibilities of the Accountant will include the following: * Will be responsible for preparing cheque payments on behalf of FH/K as and when required, ensuring compliance with FH/K policies. * Review the petty cash, Program Advances Journal and Cash Disbursements Journals, before the final approval by the field accountant. * Ensure financial transactions in Marsabit adhere to FH policies * Receive payments due to FH/K, issue receipts and deposit such payments promptly. * Issue authorised programme and staff advances promptly * Keying in accounting data into Sunsystems, maintaining high level of accuracy. * Handling cash surrenders and verification of returns from the field * Maintain a proper filling of accounting records and other reference materials. *Qualifications, Experience and Skills:* * Degree in Finance/Accounts or an equivalent degree * CPA part III Section 5 or ACCA Part III * Age between 30-35 years * At least 3-5 years accounting experience preferable in an NGO * Well versed in computerised accounting applications especially SUN System will be an added advantage * Strong analytical skills * Strong planning and organisational skills * High level of integrity and confidentiality * Computer literate with a good command in Ms excel * Good communication skills (both verbal and written) * Committed to serve the poor in relation to FH/Kenya’s Christian foundation and beliefs Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications (clearly indicating their current or expected salary), updated CV with three referees, day telephone contacts to: Human Resources Manager, FH Kenya, P O Box 14978 00800 Nairobi or Email address: hr_fhkenya@fh.org or drop them at our Nairobi Office.(Life Ministry Centre, 3rd Floor Jabavu Road, next to Kilimani Police station) latest by 28th September, 2012. NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Company
Food for the Hungry

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