Thursday, June 12, 2014

Internal Auditor Job in Kenya

Position: Internal Auditor - Kisumu

Company profile: Our client is one of the leading healthcare institutions in the country.

Location: Kisumu

Main Purpose of the Job: Responsible for the timely execution of risk-based internal audits in accordance with the annual audit plan, as well as assisting with other matters and projects

Main Responsibilities
  • Participate in the formulation and implementation of internal audit plans
  • Conduct risk assessment of assigned department or functional area in established/required timelines
  • Plan and conduct audits to ensure compliance with the company policies and standards    
  • Assist in ensuring efficient use of institution’s resources.  
  • Determine scope of review in conjunction with the Board Audit Committee.
  • Review the suitability of internal control design and recommend areas for improvement
  • Develop and ensure implementation of internal checks and controls. 
  • Carry out audit assignments as required by the Audit Committee.  
  • Communicate findings and share audit report with  senior leadership

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting Option) or equivalent from a recognized University plus
  • CPA (K).
  • CISA qualification will be an added advantage.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in Internal or External Audit
  • ICPAK membership

How to apply:

To apply for this position send your CV quoting the position in the subject line.

Kindly also mention your current/ last salary and benefits.

Accountant Job Vacancy - USAID

Seeking: Accountant

Are you a Somali speaking Accountant?

Do you want to make a difference in Somalia?

Are you committed to honesty and integrity?

If you answered yes to all three questions and want to join a dynamic team working on stabilization initiatives in Somalia please read on.

USAID Transition Initiatives for Stabilization (TIS) program

The Transition Initiatives for Stabilization (TIS) program is funded by USAID and responds to the complex crisis that has evolved in Somalia and the self-declared Republic of Somaliland.

The overall program goal is to mitigate conflict; to promote stability and community cohesion, and to strengthen citizens’ relationships with government officials.

TIS implements quick impact activities linked to longer-term stabilization goals.

The TIS program is currently seeking a skilled, diplomatic, effective, and highly motivated Accountant.

As our Accountant, you will manage all transactions related to the DAI TIS project.

You will ensure that the outlined financial policies and procedures are implemented and followed in the assigned area.

The Accountant is responsible for providing complete and accurate field reports to the Home Office for all field offices financial activities.

You will provide support in other finance areas as necessary and maintain a positive working relationship with the DAI Home Office staff.

Qualifications and skills sought
  • University degree in Accounting, Commerce, or Financial Management or other appropriate field.
  • CPA qualification required.
  • Four years’ experience in financial accounting or bookkeeping.
  • Experience working using Oracle as a financial management system preferred.
  • Previous auditing experience highly sought.
  • Previous experience working in Somalia or on Somalia programs highly sought.
  • Knowledge of Somali and Kenyan tax laws.
  • USAID experience a plus. In addition, must be flexible, willing to perform assigned and additional duties and work irregular hours under unpredictable conditions.
  • Demonstrated expertise working on a Somalia program preferred.
  • Ability to audit financial documentation.
  • Ability to prepare financial reports.
  • Knowledge of accounting software.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to manage a diverse range of professional relationships essential.
  • Ability to travel to Somalia.

Do you have the above qualifications and skills?

Please send

(1) a CV

(2) current position and salary history and

(3) three professional references and copy

Closing date: Monday, June 23, 2014.

Please note only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Please put the subject for the position you are applying for.

Receptionist / Data Entry Clerk Job in Kenya (KShs 25K - 30K)

Receptionist / Data Entry Clerk

Industry: Cosmetics

Location: Nairobi

Salary: Ksh 25,000- 30,000

Our client is a distributor for cosmetic products (make-up, nail products, beauty products) located along Mombasa Road Nairobi seeking to hire a Receptionist/ Data Entry Clerk. 

Their job is to run the company front office and receive sales data to input on Excel to form reports

Main Responsibilities

  • Organizing and running a reception/ front desk
  • Managing the reception desk and other support duties
  • Answering the Switchboard and transferring of calls to extensions
  • Answering client inquiries about the company and its products and service
  • Receiving and directing clients
  • Receiving and recording incoming mail
  • Recording and dispatching outgoing mail

Data Entry
  • Collect and input sales related data on Excel spreadsheets on a daily basis
  • Prepare daily, weekly and monthly excel reports on sales
  • Collect sales details from the different sales teams in the field
  • Send reports to supervisors
  • Present data in an easy to understand manner for management

Job Requirements:
  • Minimum of a Diploma in Business/ Front office/ Administration or related courses
  • Minimum of 2 years experience running a front office
  • At least 1 year handling data entry in a company on Excel
  • Ladies only
  • Outgoing, with good speaking, listening and analytical skills.
  • Smart and well behaved.
  • They should be young, polite, confident, go-getters
  • Able to work without supervision,
  • Willing to learn and grow with the company.

If you are up to the challenge, posses the necessary qualification and experience, please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Receptionist/ Data Entry Clerk Ksh 25- 30K Gross) to before 16th June 2014

Kindly indicate your current/last salary on your CV

N.B: We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV in our database nor for interviewing

Only candidates short-listed for interview will be contacted.

Commercial Bank Job Vacancies - Mogadishu Somalia.

Our client is a newly established and licensed commercial bank based in Mogadishu Somalia.

The bank seeks to recruit and employ highly competent, passionate and ambitious talent for the following positions;

  1. Senior Manager
  2. Senior operations manager
  3. Senior human resources and administration manager
  4. Senior Finance and treasury manager
  5. Senior ICT manager

Interested candidates for the senior managers positions should have a minimum 4-7 years experience in the banking industry and MUST be fluent in English and Somali.

  1. Bank Officers
  2. Trade finance officer
  3. Credit officer
  4. Finance officer
  5. Treasury officer

ICT (2 positions)- systems administrator and Network administrator.
Interested candidates for the bank officers’ positions should have a minimum of 2-3 years in their respective fields and MUST be fluent in English and Somali.

Submit your application letter and CV only on or before June 30, 2014.

Friday, May 30, 2014

Sacco Jobs in Kenya

A medium sized Sacco invites applications from suitable qualified persons to fill the following positions:

1. Internal Auditor

Qualifications & Experience
  • Minimum qualification of CPA (K) or its equivalent with 3 years progressive working experience preferably in a Co-operative Society.

2. Accountant

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must have a minimum of CPA II or its equivalent
  • Certificate in Co–operative management from the Co–operative College of Kenya or any other relevant institution shall be an added advantage
  • At least one year relevant working experience
  • Must be computer literate

Send application and detailed CV to-

Chief Executive Officer
P.O. Box 55541-00200

Applications should reached the Sacco by 6th June 2014.

Barclays Bank Jobs in Kenya

Barclays is a major global financial services provider with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia.

With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs 140,000 people.

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.

The bank has embarked on a Transformational Programme that will help Barclays become the Go-To bank.

Put simply, this means we will strive to be the instinctive destination and partner of choice for all our stakeholders.

In our quest to help people achieve their ambitions - in the right way, we are looking to recruit for the following positions:

Regional Manager

Branch Manager

Channels Manager

Business Development Manager/Officer - Islamic banking

Premier Relationship Manager

Business Analyst

Loans Product Manager

Performance / MI Analyst

Liability Product Manager

Card Retention and Portfolio Manager

Business Development Manager - Bancassurance

Cards Product Manager - Issuing

For more information on the role profiles, the required competencies for each role and the application procedure, kindly visit our career section through the link provided below

Candidates who meet the prescribed criteria are encouraged to submit their detailed applications including updated CV to the above link before 30th May 2014

Kindly note that, only the shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.


A Financial Institution is seeking to fill the following positions.

Human Resource Manager

Audit Manager

Company Secretary

  • Degree in relevant field
  • Fluent in Somali Language
  • Competitive package offered.

All applications should reach us on or before 10th June 2014.

To apply send us your CV and Cover letter