Saturday, August 25, 2012

Oxford University Press (OUP) Accountant Job in Kenya

Oxford University Press (OUP), the largest University Press in the world, is a department of the University of Oxford. 
It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. 
OUP EA Ltd., a market leader in Educational Publishing, seeks to recruit an Accountant who is passionate, focused and self-d riven.
 
Key Responsibilities
 
Fixed assets management
  • Maintain the company’s assets recording system for all capital assets
  • Ensure all fixed assets are properly labelled or tagged
  • Reconcile the fixed assets register to the general ledger
  • Prepare timely asset management reports
Stock management
  • Ensure stock movements are correctly picked up in the system and analysed appropriately
  • Carry out stock reconciliation exercise on a daily basis
  • Prepare monthly stock depreciation schedule and recognize any charges to the profit and loss account
Bank reconciliation
  • Prepare bank reconciliations for all Company accounts
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Bachelor of Commerce degree — Accounting or Finance option plus CPA II
  • At least five years relevant work experience
  • Good knowledge of SAP and SUN systems a must
  • Highly organized, professional and analytical
  • Positive attitude and sound work ethics
Interested candidates who meet the above criteria are encouraged to send their application letters and detailed CVs to hr@oxford.co.ke not later than 7th September 2012. 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.