The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is an international non-profit, non-governmental organization that carries out high quality, policy relevant research on population, health and education issues facing sub-Saharan Africa. The Center seeks to fill the position of Assistant Accountant.
To initiate and prepare payments to suppliers
Prepare monthly creditors’ reconciliations
To process advances to staff
To ensure proper filing and maintenance of accounting records
To handle client and supplier queries
To support project and annual audits
To prepare bank reconciliations
To prepare withholding tax certificates and submission of the same to the relevant parties
To process VAT exemption applications
Ensure compliance with internal controls and recommend on areas for improvement.
Qualifications and Skills
Bachelors’ degree and CPA II or equivalent
At least 2 years’ post qualification experience preferably in an international NGO
Excellent skills in Ms Excel and familiarity with accounting software, preferably Navision (MS
Ability to meet strict deadlines.
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply through our recruitment portal http://jobs.aphrc.org by 17th January 2016. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Cover letters should be addressed to:
The Human Resources Officer
African Population and Health Research Center, Inc
APHRC Campus, Manga Close, off Kirawa Road, Kitisuru
P. O. Box 10787-GPO, Nairobi