Monthly Archives: November 2017

Manufacturing Company Senior Accountant

Our client, a manufacturing company are looking for a Senior Accountant to be responsible for cash flow management by monitoring cash book balance and bank statement balance to ensure that there is enough funds to finance operations.
 

Key Responsibilities

Required

  • Must be CPA Part 3 finalist and holder of bachelors degree in related field
  • Must have over 4 years’ experience in manufacturing industry
  • Must be computer literate (Ms Office Suite) and QuickBooks
  • Self-driven capable of working on their own as well as a team player.

Salary: Ksh. 80,000 – 120,000 gross based on experience.
 

Applications
 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
 

We do not charge any fees for receiving and reviewing applications or for interviews.
 

Deadline: 10th December 2017

Animal Science Management Trainees (6 Jobs)

Betting Company Credit and Risk Manager

Job Title: Credit and Risk Manager
 

Job Reports to: CEO
 

Location: Nairobi
 

Salary: 150k – 200k

Our client is a well-established betting company in Nairobi. 

They seek to hire a qualified and highly experienced Credit and Risk Manager who will be responsible for period credit reviews of existing customers and assess creditworthiness of potential customers.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure portfolio performance meets defined key performance indicators
  • Drive activities to improve portfolio performance through analysis of data and processes
  • Coordinates internal and external resources to develop models predicting credit risk, lifetime profitability and other metrics in order to optimize App Transaction process
  • Design, build and maintain a risk control framework to track App Transaction portfolio performance
  • Assist in compliance/regulatory requirements fulfillment
  • Reviews complex credit analyses, Analyzes balance sheets, income statements, and cash flows of potential borrowers to ascertain creditworthiness.
  • Maintain current, adequate and verified financial information on borrowers and guarantors as required by association policy.
  • Performing loan servicing tasks, which may include partial releases, subordination’s to mineral leases and rights of way, division orders, re-amortizations, assumptions, severance agreements, and insurance claims.
  • Ensure that all assigned loans are properly risk rated, assigned loss given defaults are correct, and performance status assignments are proper.
  • Comply with proper credit administration practices as outlined in the association’s policies and procedures.
  • Performs collections on assigned loans and assists management with collections on all loans in the portfolio. Works with delinquent borrowers to obtain satisfactory loan performance
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • A bachelor degree holder of Banking, Economy, or related area will be preferred
  • At least 3 years of experience in Retail and online Credit management on consuming loan, Housing/Home Loan, Loan against Property, Personal Loan and Car loan.
  • Ability to deliver an End to End financing solution to the customers, secure the contract and the loan payment.
  • Ability to negotiate documentation and payment terms with customers to ensure transactions are properly secured
  • Must be able to prepare Credit Appraisal Memo (CAM), and Financial Product Portfolio.
  • Proficiency in computer software applications including all Windows based Accounting systems
  • Strong organization and maintenance skills

Eco- Frontier Kenya Limited Accounts Clerk

Eco- Frontier Kenya Ltd

Employment Opportunity
 

Job Title: Accounts Clerk  
 

Work Station: Nairobi
 

Position reports to: Managing Director

Key responsibilities and accountabilities

Financial


Administrative

  • Assist with the administrative day-to-day activities of the office which ensure productive and efficient office operation.
  • Serves as the primary point of administrative contact and liaison with other offices, individuals, and institutions on operational and programmatic matters concerning the Office.
  • Provision of staff support to the office.
  • Procurement of office stationery and supplies. 
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • A diploma in finance or accounting or related field
  • Basic Knowledge of office administration principles and practices
  • Knowledge of general accounting principles
  • Good understanding of Quick books and competency in MS Excel
  • Data entry and record maintenance skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated experiences having worked in the same or related capacity.

How to Apply

The deadline for receiving application is close of business 13th Dec, 2017.  

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and any applications that do not follow instructions will not be considered. 

Eco-Frontier is an equal opportunity employer and female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

ICAP Technical Advisor (Education & Mentorship)

ICAP is a centre within the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University in New York. 

In Kenya it is operating as an NGO to provide strategic technical support and innovative approaches to address priority and emergent public health challenges.

ICAP is collaborating with national and county governments to strengthen systems and provide quality and patient-centered health care.

Applications are invited for the following position:


Job Title: Technical Advisor – Education & Mentorship
 

Location: Kisumu with travel to ICAP sites in Nyanza

Overall Job Function: Reporting to the Country Director, the Technical Advisor is the senior clinician responsible for oversight of the development and broadcast of a weekly medical education teleconference to healthcare workers.

S/he will also provide clinical mentorship and support at government health facilities and oversight of a regional ART Technical Working Group.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To develop the clinical training curriculum and clinical training material for teleconferences
  • To present or identify key persons to present weekly patient-oriented teleconferences
  • To provide clinical guidance for clinical referrals to NYAWEST Technical Working Group.
  • To mentor healthcare workers at the hub and spoke training centers
  • To oversee the quality, monitoring and evaluation of teleconference training and mentorship

Requirements:

  • Degree in Medicine or Registered Clinical Officers
  • MMed or MPH, or an advanced relevant degree  an added advantage
  • At least 5 years of experience managing clinical HIV Care
  • Interest in medical education. Those with practical experience in medical education will have an advantage.

How to Apply

Please include a concise current CV not exceeding 3 pages including telephone number and three referees (one who should be a current or previous supervisor). 

Salary will be commensurate with experience inclusive of attractive benefits.

ICAP is an Equal Opportunity Employer


icap.columbia.edu

Kenya: Projects Assistant

Organization: International Transformation Foundation
Country: Kenya
Closing date: 10 Dec 2017

Reporting to Operations Director, the 'Projects Assistant' is an integral member of the ITF team and is responsible for delivering and building development projects of varying size and complexity. The Projects Assistant is responsible for directing, organizing and controlling project activities.

Responsibilities Include:

  1. Preparing documentation (reports, proposals and records) to support the project team.
  2. Monitoring project plan implementation and tracking timelines and milestones of each project.
  3. Coordinating project documentation from multiple sources.
  4. Coordinating and monitoring status of deliverables.
  5. Reporting variations or discrepancies to management.
  6. Coordinating schedules for team members.
  7. Attending beneficiaries/partners meetings and assist with determination of project requirements.
  8. Communicate ideas for improving processes with a positive and constructive attitude, and for developing this attitude in others. **
    Qualifications needed:**

The applicant must possess or is extremely eager to learn and is passionate about the following knowledge/skills and is able to demonstrate, that the essential functions of this position can be performed:

  1. Hold at least a Bachelors Degree in related fields such as project management; business administration etc.

  2. Ability to thrive in a deadline-driven environment.

  3. Should be self-driven and pro-active.

  4. Detail-oriented with a focus on results.

  5. High level of self-confidence, flexibility, integrity, and honesty.

  6. Must have excellent computer/internet skills and a thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook.

  7. Excellent organization skills.

  8. Ability to work well independently, works with all levels of management, prioritizes tasks and can resolve problems.

  9. Ability to maintain an established work schedule, with or without flexibility,

  10. Strong organizational and management skills- ability to multi task.

  11. Motivated to learn and take on new challenges.

  12. Willingness and capacity to volunteer.

  13. Unparalleled passion and commitment for youth development.

Compensation:
Although ITF volunteer staff enjoy limitless opportunities, ITF does NOT provide any kind of compensation. ITF staff operate on a full time volunteer basis for a minimum of 6 months contract. They are responsible for all basic expenses such as home – office transportation, accommodation, etc. ITF ONLY provides direct operational expenses such as staff transportation to a meeting outside of the office, field visit, operations, etc.

How to apply:

Like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter.

Complete this application form: http://www.itfsecretariat.org/Volunteer.php

For any queries get in touch through volunteers.itf@gmail.com, Tel: +254770306839, @ITFSecretariat on Twitter & Facebook.

Samura Engineering Customer Care & Sales Executive

Samura Engineering Limited

Job Description: Customer Care & Sales Executive
 

Job Summary: Interact with customers to provide and process information in response to inquiries, concerns and requests about products and services. 

The target is to ensure excellent service standards and maintain high customer satisfaction.
 

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Answer, screen and forward any incoming phone calls while providing basic information when needed
  • Welcome visitors and notify the respective persons of their arrival.
  • Ensure good phone etiquette is observed at all times so as to maintain an impeccable image of SEL
  • Take and relay messages and provide information to callers
  • Deal directly with customers either by telephone or face to face
  • Respond promptly to customer inquiries, handle and resolve customer complaints
  • Obtain and evaluate all relevant information to handle product and service inquiries
  • Provide accurate pricing and delivery information
  • Perform customer verifications and set up new customer accounts
  • Process orders and organize workflow to meet customer timeframes
  • Direct requests and unresolved issues to the designated persons   
  • Manage customers’ accounts and maintain customer databases
  • Keep records of customer interactions and transactions
  • Communicate and coordinate with internal departments to customer’s satisfaction
  • Provide feedback on the efficiency of the customer service process
  • Warmly receive and direct customers and guests to the respective departments
  • Actively take part in stock control and management.
  • Monitor visitor access and maintain security awareness
  • Tidy and maintain the reception area at all times
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by supervisor and or directors

Education and Experience

  • Diploma in business administration or equivalent
  • A degree will be an added advantage
  • Knowledge of customer service principles and practices
  • Proficiency in basic computer knowledge
  • 3 years previous experience on a similar job          

Key Competences

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Problem analysis and problem-solving
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to multi task
  • Customer service orientation
  • Ability to adapt easily
  • Ability to work under pressure with no or minimum supervision

How to Apply

Must indicate your last/ current and expected salary

Indepth Research Services Investment Analyst

Indepth Research Services Ltd
 

Position: Investment Analyst
 

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

We are Africa’s Leading capacity building and research consultancy firm offering technical consultancy and training services designed for individual and organizations in the agriculture, climate change and environment; disaster management; education; food and nutrition; health; humanitarian relief; logistics and telecommunication; recovery and reconstruction; safety and security; water and sanitation sectors.
  

 

We seek to recruit an aggressive, confident, fluent, mature and creative Investment Analyst to manage all communications, both internally and externally on full time basis.

Key Roles / Responsibilities

  • Conducting due diligence on companies and industries by researching, reading financial statements and market data.
  • Analyzing financial information relating to specific companies, e.g. Company results, profit and loss, balance sheet and cash flow statements to determine how an organization is positioned to deliver for investors.
  • Keeping up to date with market developments, new investment products and all other areas that can affect the markets, e.g. Movements in the economies of relevant countries.
  • Financial modeling and projection.
  • Valuation and analysis of business deals
  • Source for private equity deals and manage it to deal closure
  • Making recommendations to the manager, being able to position ideas and articulate about the risk or payoff for each recommendation.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in either Finance, accounting, Economics, or statistics
  • Certified Investment and Financial Analyst (CIFA) finalist
  • At least 2 years’ experience in the stocks.
  • Experience in private equity and real estate
  • Ability to research, analyze and evaluate a business.
  • Ability to develop good relationships and strong interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated, ambitious and is used to working to targets.
  • Strong administration and organizational skills.
  • Articulate and professional communication skills.
Remunerations: Gross salary of KES 30,000- 40,000 per Month

How to Apply:
 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.