Summit: Payable Accountant Job 2019

By | April 8, 2019

Summit: Payable Accountant Job 2019

Accountant Payables – Mombasa, Kenya

Job Category: Accounting, Finance & Audit : Logistics | Transport

Our client, one of the leading logistics providers in East Africa is looking to recruit an Accountant whose primary role will be to manage all Accounts payable. He/She will responsible for preparing sundry payable/ remittances and reconciliations of the same to their relevant statements and accounting system in order to meet various stipulated deadlines for payment runs. The successful candidate Must have at least 3 years of experience in a similar role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Managing company accounts and ensuring prompt payment within stipulated time limits
  • Updating clients’ details into the system
  • Reviewing all invoices and correctly posting them into the system
  • Ensuring withholding VAT, withholding tax and all statutory deductions are paid to KRA
  • Making payments for all approved subscriptions, licenses and statutory requirements
  • Reconciling supplier statements in the system
  • Preparing remittance advises
  • Filing all accounting documents relating to account payable
  • Any other duties that may be assigned to the job holder from time to time


  • Must have a relevant bachelor’s degree
  • Must be CPA (K) or ACCA finalist
  • Must have a Minimum 3 years’ experience working in a similar role
  • Must be Proficient in using Accounting system, General Accounting sand Computer skills
  • Must be a good team player with excellent communication skills
  • Must be organized, accurate and detail oriented
  • Flexibility and commitment
  • Must be highly reliable and Confidentiality
  • Results oriented and ability to deliver within very strict deadlines
  • Can work under minimal supervision

Education: Bachelor’s Degree

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Mombasa Kenya

Career Level: Mid level

Salary: KES 150,000.00

Deadline: May 8, 2019


Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements of the job.