13 Oct 2018

Britam Job Vacancy : Finance Associate

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Britam is a leading diversified financial services group, listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange. The group has interests across the Eastern and Southern Africa region. The company offers a wide range of financial products and services in Insurance, Asset management, Banking and Property. The product range includes: life, health and general insurance, pensions, unit trusts, investment planning, wealth management, off-shore investments, retirement planning, discretionary portfolio management, Property development and private Equity.

Job purpose

Responsible for providing assistance in the preparation of financial accounts in a timely manner.

Key Responsibilities

  • Check daily bank balances
  • Provide support in preparing statutory accounts, balance sheet reconciliation, P&L
  • Compile annual accounting statements
  • Support the preparation of the audit pack for the external auditors
  • Update new asset entries to the Fixed Assets Register
  • Ensuring that Company Accounts are assigned in the General Ledger and analysed on a monthly basis.
  • Ensuring that Payments to Suppliers are made on time
  • Preparation of Payment Vouchers, and Ensuring that they are captured in the General Ledger and filing the same.
  • Preparation of Cash and Bank Reconciliations for main Cash book, Inflow Accounts, Investment Accounts and Disbursement Account.
  • Keying in the transactions on Fund Accounts- i.e. withdrawal and Switches.
  • Preparation of Inflow Accounts for Fund Accounts
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time
  • Delegated Authority ;As per the approved Delegated Authority Matrix.

Knowledge,experience And Qualifications Required

  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) or its equivalent
  • At least one years’ experience in a similar position
  • CPA Part 1

Technical/ Functional competencies

  • International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
  • Financial Accounting
  • Accounts Analysis and reconciliation
  • Analytical –highly analytical and ability to challenge status quo based on quantitative facts and impacts
  • Report writing-ability to develop reports

How to Apply

Interested and qualified? Go to Britam career website on britam.taleo.net to apply

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