Financial Accountant - (2000001C)

Financial Accountant - (2000001C)

Equity Bank Kenya

Financial Accountant - (2000001C)

Details of the offer

Equity Investment Bank Limited (“EIB”) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Equity Group Holding Plc and has its origins in 2008. It is a private company with limited liability duly incorporated under the Companies Act and duly licensed under the Capital Markets Act (Cap 485A) as an Investment Bank. EIB’s core mandate is to enable clients create, preserve and grow wealth through wealth management services, investment advisory, corporate financing, securities brokerage and dealing.
In line with enhancing career progression of staff and to support the business growth, Equity Investment Bank is looking for an experienced Financial Accountant to monitor all financial data, prepare accurate financial statements and will be responsible for running all the accounting, admin and financial activities of EIB. Reporting to the Head Equity Investment Bank

Proven work experience as a Financial Accountant or similar role with a minimum of 3 years experience.

Advanced knowledge of MS Excel and accounting software

Excellent math & statistical analysis skills with an attention to details

In-depth understanding of business bookkeeping procedures

Solid knowledge of accounting regulations

Time-management abilities and deadline oriented


BSc degree in Accounting, Finance or relevant field

Additional certification (e.g. CPA, ACCA, CIMA, CFA) is an added advantage


Gathering, analyzing, monitoring, interpreting, forecasting, and reporting financial data
Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual accounts and statutory accounts including board reports

Preparing weekly cash flow statements, and controlling expenditure and cash flow

Ensuring fund administrator reporting is accurate, on time, and reflective of wider business insights

Completing NAV calculations for the EIB Collective Investment Scheme

Manage monthly and quarterly tax returns

Organize internal and support in external audits

Approval of invoices, journals and payments

Prepare budgets (for the entire company and by department)

Monitor and report on accounting discrepancies

Conduct detailed risk analyses to assess potential investments and advise on estimates for project funding

Creating and managing KPI reports

Assessing the economic performance, conduct peer review and identify financial and market trends

Creating commercial plans in collaboration with the management team

Researching new investment opportunities and developing financial models
Improving financial compliance and growth with initiatives and policies
Job Requirements
Required education
: Bachelor's degree

Required relevant work experience
: 3 years

Required languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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