21 May 2020

Audit Partner at Grant Thornton Kenya

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With 11 partners and more than 130 team members, our firm dates back nearly 30 years. We have deep links with the Kenyan business community and in-depth knowledge of the market. We are particularly strong in our tax consultancy services.

Main Responsibilities of Job

  • The jobholder will be responsible for:
  • Developing a strategy that aligns with wider business unit and firm’s strategy.
  • Delivering an increasingly profitable and sustainable business in line with budgets by ensuring processes are efficient and the business is properly geared
  • Has overall responsibility for maintaining and growing the fee income and profitability of the business
  • Reviewing files to ensure
  • Ensures that the firm’s reputation is protected from adverse commercial, regulatory or legal failure arising from activity in their business area
  • Managing the balance of risk and reward in taking on new work and consults in accordance with firm guidelines
  • Ensuring technical excellence and quality of delivery in accordance with firm guidelines
  • Regularly reviewing client base for profitability and takes appropriate action
  • Ensuring there are succession plans for key roles within their business area
  • Uses the practice management tool effectively
  • Controlling and managing overhead costs
  • Developing business plans, leading and developing assurance personnel in their interactions with clients in the marketplace.
  • Exercising the highest levels of leadership and mentorship.
  • Attracting, developing and retaining talent.


  • Masters/MBA in Strategic Management or Finance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • Registered member of ICPAK or ACCA
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a reputable audit firm with more than five years in senior management role.
  • Must be well versed with IFRS

      Method of Application

Interested candidates are requested to forward their updated CVs to [email protected] stating the position on the subject heading by Friday, 5th June 2020.Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted


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