NGO Jobs in Nairobi – Kenya Red Cross Society 2020
Career Kenya: NGO Jobs in Nairobi – Kenya Red Cross Society 2020
Employment vacancy : Today Recruitment Kenya

Chief Accountant

The Society is looking for a qualified person to fill the
following position:

Responsible to the Finance Manager for effective planning
and coordination of finance operations, as well as implementation and
evaluation of an effective financial accountability system to ensure prudent
management of the Society’s funds. Specific duties include enforcing stringent
financial controls and ensuring efficient and smooth financial operations for
better financial management. In addition, responsible for ensuring compliance
to statutory and regulatory requirements as well as advising management on
measures to be taken to improve financial performance.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Preparation
    of weekly/monthly/ quarterly and annual financial management reports
  • Review
    staff advance requests and supplier invoices to ensure they are well
    supported, accurate, reliable and meets the organisations policies before
  • Assist
    in the process of developing annual budgets for Administration and donor
  • Prepare
    and remit monthly tax returns to the revenue authority
  • Ensure
    Income and expenditure are properly coded and posted in the Microsoft
    Dynamics Nav (Navision)
  • Ensure
    all statutory deductions are paid and remitted within the stipulated
  • Ensure
    timely payment of supplier invoices and staff advance requests.
  • Manage
    suppliers and receivables relationship.
  • Review
    and post monthly bank reconciliation.
  • Support
    during annual external audits
  • Generate
    financial reports reviewing expenditure listing, reviewing balance sheet
    items and ensuring documents are properly supported.
  • Support
    system improvement by ensuring that the system meets user’s preference and
    point out any need of improvement.
  • Supervise
    the receivable and payable accountant.
  • Provide
    technical support to regional and county finance officers.

  • Bachelor’s
    Degree in Accounting and/or finance plus CPA (K) or equivalent qualifications
  • Five
    (5) years’ experience in accounting and budgeting of financial resources
    including skills in computerized accounting systems.
Switch TV, an engaging, positive and progressive national
general entertainment channel for young adults with the vision to expand
internationally is recruiting. The Vision of Switch TV is to be the most
influential platform for educating and empowering the youth to solve
humanitarian issues in Kenya, in Africa and the whole world. Established in
2017 we plan to operate a valuable portfolio of news, info and edutainment
networks, significant television production operations.
Switch TV is fully owned by the Kenya Red Cross Society
To generate content for use within the digital department’s
  • Continuously
    discover and implement new editing technologies and industry’s best
    practices to maximize efficiency.
  • Consult
    with stakeholders from production to post-production process.
  • Create
    rough and final cuts.
  • Ensure
    logical sequencing and smooth running.
  • Manipulate
    and edit film pieces in a way that is invisible to the audience.
  • Review
    shooting script and raw material to create a shot decision list based on
    scenes’ value and contribution to continuity.
  • Trim
    footage segments and put together the sequence of the film.
  • Input
    music, dialogues, graphics and effects.
  • Degree/Diploma
    in Journalism, film studies, cinematography or related field.
  • Proven
    work experience as a video editor.
  • Solid
    experience with digital technology and editing software packages (e.g.
    Avid Media, Premiere, After Effects and Final Cut).
  • Demonstrable
    video editing ability with a strong portfolio.
  • Thorough
    knowledge of timing, motivation and continuity.
  • Familiarity
    with special effects, 3D and compositing.
  • Creative
    mind and storytelling skills.
Interested candidates who meet the above qualifications
should apply strictly through so as to
reach us not later than Friday 31st January 2020

Only shortlisted candidates will be


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