Chief Accountant

Full Time
Nairobi
Posted 6 months ago

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About Sistema Biobolsa: Transforming Agriculture Sustainably

Sistema Biobolsa introduces an innovative system that transforms animal manure into biogas and potent natural fertilizer. Regular input of manure into the system facilitates farm activities’ development and growth.

Job Opportunity: Chief Accountant

Job Type: Full Time
Qualification: BA/BSc/HND
Experience: 3 – 5 years
Location: Nairobi
Job Field: Finance / Accounting / Audit

Your Mission at Sistema.bio:

As Chief Accountant, reporting to the Finance Director East Africa, your mission involves overseeing accounting operations, ensuring accurate financial transactions recording, aligning with accounting standards, and actively contributing to the company’s accounting strategy development.

Your Responsibilities Include:

  • Monitoring cash flow to ensure timely bill payments and adequate funds for upcoming expenses.
  • Reviewing financial records, contracts, and documentation for accuracy and completeness.
  • Conducting research to identify improved accounting methods or procedures.
  • Reviewing financial statements and reporting on any errors or anomalies.
  • Conducting necessary training to keep the team’s skills and knowledge up to date.
  • Team management.

More about You:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting, Business Management.
  • Professional qualification in Finance/Accounting (CPAs qualification or equivalent is required).
  • Minimum 4 years in a finance & accounting department.
  • Strong experience in team management.
  • Ability to work with a multicultural team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Compliance and attention to detail.
  • Ledgers management.
  • Cash flow management.

What It’s Like to Work at Sistema.bio:

  • Global Exposure: Work with a global team spanning 3 continents, diverse cultures, and individuals. Build an international career and personal growth!
  • Passion and Purpose: Join a passionate team committed to social and environmental impact.
  • Growing Opportunities: Sistema.bio is doubling in size, offering new roles, countries, and opportunities. A culture where your skills, interests, and aspirations shape your career.
  • Learning about Agroecology: Spend time in the field, learning about farming and agroecology’s importance.
  • Work-Life Balance: Generous holidays, parental leave, health protection, and remote work options for a balanced life.
  • Gender Equality: Commitment to gender equality with flexible hours and spaces for lactating mothers.
  • Team of Do’ers: A hands-on team where your ideas and execution matter.

Location, Travel, and Start Date:

  • Based in Nairobi, Kenya.
  • Starting as soon as possible.

Application Process:

  • Interested and qualified candidates can apply by clicking on the “I AM INTERESTED” tab on the provided page.
  • Submit technical and financial proposals in English by Friday, 8th December 2023.

Sistema.bio is an equal opportunity employer, welcoming diversity in the workplace. Gender policies and efforts demonstrate commitment to equality.

Join us in transforming agriculture sustainably at Sistema.bio!

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Job CategoryFinance / Accounting / Audit

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