Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Accounts Assistant

Resolution Health East Africa Limited is a leading Medical Insurance Provider. With over 60,000 members
in our fold, we have learnt to adapt in this constantly changing society, and develop products that are
effective and relevant to our members. Resolution Health has over 250 medical service providers all across
East Africa, a strong network of hospitals, clinics and doctors.
Our Finance Department is looking to fill the following 3 positions.

Reporting to the Treasury Accountant, the Cashier’s role is to ensure an error-free cash register
operations, payment processing, and interactions with customers.
Key Responsibility Areas include:
1. Receipting all amounts to the cash book for annual policies;
2. Preparing for banking all cash and cheques received in hand over to treasury for banking;
3. Updating Branch Banking for Branches;
4. Reallocation of receipts to policy holders accounts daily;
5. Confirming and receipting all MPESA payments to the policy holder’s accounts;
6. Assisting the credit control function in correcting errors and omissions on a timely basis;
7. Any other roles that may be assigned from time to time;
The right candidate must have the following:
1. At least CPA IV qualification or equivalent
2. Previous work experience in a busy accounting department.
3. Good communication skills.
4. Time management skills.
5. Organizational skills.
6. Has attention to detail.
7. Good working knowledge of MS Excel
8. Good working knowledge of Pastel accounting software will be an added advantage.


Accountant wanted

The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) works at the crossroads of livestock and poverty, bringing high-quality livestock science, communications and capacity building to bear on poverty reduction and sustainable development. ILRI is one of 15 centres supported by the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR).
ILRI has campuses in Kenya (headquarters) and Ethiopia, with other offices located in other regions of Africa (Mali, Mozambique, and Nigeria) as well as in South Asia (India, Sri Lanka), Southeast Asia (Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam) and East Asia (China).
ILRI seeks to recruit an Accountant. Reporting to the Treasury supervisor, 

the jobholder will be responsible for the following:

* Update of the supplier list in SUN-Review of all inactive supplier Accounts, reconciling them for informed decision on the way forward for the same.
* Population of Bank details for suppliers & partners-This will cover both local & foreign suppliers for effective interface with banking systems. It will also include updating all supplier contact details for dispatch of e-remittances & also in readiness for an online order tracking system later.
* Ensure timely cheque distribution & acknowledgment.
* Send emails promptly to staff once CBA OTC payments are released to the bank.
* Ensure cash & cheque receipts are handled in a timely manner & to ensure their safety.
* VAT exemption administration.
* Actively involved in digitization of receipting system.
* Assist payables Accountant in reconciliation of supplier Accounts.
* Assist in digitization of travel authorization(TA) form, project advances form, travel expense reports, project settlement reports & regular payment request forms.

PHP/MySQL Developer Required

An experienced php/mysql developer is required on a 4 month intensive
programming contract by Ronell Africa to develop an already designed
accounting software that will be web based and run on debian linux.
Accounting background is essential as the developer will have to
understand accounting practices in order to adequately write out the
logic. After the development phase, the developer will be required
although on a temporary and consulting basis during the test and
deployment phase of the system.

Interested/Qualified applicants should forward their CVs to

No cover letters or scanned copies of qualifications, transcripts, etc
required. Just a plain CV showing relevant qualifications and

This offer is open until 15th of April 2010

Programmer Wanted

Tradestar Kenya Limited is fast growing outsourcing organization situated in Thika town. We are looking for an exercised programmer to work on a full time basis.
The preferred person should have;
Education and experience:

* A Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology/Computer Science
* At lease 5 years professional experience with PHP/Javascript/MySQL
* Good knowledge and experience with HTML/CSS
* Experience with DHTMLX/Paradox/C++ is an added advantage

Other Requirements

* Written reporting skills
* Very fluent in English
* Can work to tight deadlines
* Self-motivated and results driven
* Distance of travel from home to office in Thika must be less than 45min

Salary:Based on qualifications and skills
If you are up to the challenge and posses the necessary qualification and experience please send your resume and application letter indicating your experience to
P O Box 1251, 01000, Thika.
Tel: 067-20147.
Only successful candidates will be contacted.

Merchandiser Wanted

Emergency Plus Medical Services is a company, limited by guarantee, fully owned by the Kenya Red Cross to offer emergency medical services which include 24hr ambulance service, first aid training and the sale of first aid kits. We are currently recruiting as follows

Job Title:Merchandiser Leader
Reports To:Sales Manager

Key Responsibilities

* Client identification, sales management & credit control
* Handling merchandising and Display of products
* Identifying new products and services to add to existing products and services
* Develop new business against set target sales volumes
* Efficient territory management to maximize sales
* Maintain a comprehensive data base of clients and suppliers
* Liaise with buyers, suppliers and distributors to push for E-Plus products.
* Monitoring sales and setting up promotions to show case E-Plus products
* Controlling and forecasting stock levels depending on the different seasons
* Plan, organize, direct and control the merchandising team to meet set objectives

Country Director

Our client is an International NGO supporting rural development projects in nine African countries in order to reduce poverty among rural communities through local demand-driven initiatives in agriculture. The organisation’s goal is to support smallholder farmers to improve their livelihoods in a viable and sustainable manner. It works with rural communities to bring sustainable solutions to the causes of hunger and poverty; enables local people to tackle challenges in ways which are practical, cost effective, and sustainable.
The organization seeks to recruit for the position of Country Director for their Kenya office.

The individual will be responsible for the overall management and development of the programme in Kenya and for ensuring that their work contributes effectively and efficiently towards meeting the needs of small holder farmers and the goals of the organisation.
The position will be based in Nakuru and reports to the Director of Programmes, Africa.
Major Roles and Responsibilities

* Provide a clear strategic vision for the organization and ensure staff, partners and other stakeholders support the strategy; and bring sound analysis of processes of change and effectively implement the strategy.
* Maintain a general oversight of the entire programme; provide direction in overall programme operations, administration, financial management, public relations, human resource management and legal integrity.
* Acts as the official representative of the organisation in Kenya and ensure positive working relationship with all partners and stakeholders.
* Manage the preparation, legalization and implementation of partnership agreements and MOUs.
* Ensure responsible and efficient management of financial and other resources
* Ensure the organization keep with trends and development in its sector and environment; it is always up-to-date in terms of relevant socio-economic, food security, livelihood and rural economic developments.
* Provide on-going review and development of overall country strategy, and of individual project objectives.
* Encourage appropriate research with a view to improving the quality of field work and influencing policy changes that will improve the quality of life for people in Kenya.
* Build an effective team and responsible for the management and development of all programme staff.
* Provide leadership in building and maintaining effective relationships with partners.
* Create opportunities to promote and disseminate shared learning points within the programmes.

Software Engineer

Our client based in Nairobi is looking to fill in position as below: Position:Java/J2EE Software Engineer (1 No) / Senior Software Engineer (1 No)

* Min 2+ Years – 2 Live Projects Implementation in Java,J2EE,JSP,JDBC, Struts,EJB,JMS, HTML, XML (Web 2.0/3.0), JBOSS, Tomcat, Eclipse with Oracle /MS SQL Database
* Multiple Design Patterns, Developing web based applications on Java/J2EE and/or PHP

* Experience in Hand Held PDA, Mobile, Smart Card, Bio-Metric Finger Print applications
* Experience in Live Web/Portal Implementation & Maintenance
* Domain/working Knowledge in BFSI, Retail industry.
* Knowledge in JSF, Seam, Hibernate , Jasper Reports
* Test Cases, Documentation & Testing
* Bachelor Degree in IT/Computers (B.Tech/MCA).
* Sun (Java/J2EE) Certificate will be an added value

Channel Marketing Developer

Our client is a global company and a market leader in the beverage industry. A job opening exists in the sales and marketing division.

Channel Marketing Developer
Machakos Based
Job covering whole of Eastern.
Key Responsibilities:

* Picture of success execution.
* Experiential Marketing
* Drive Integrated Commercial Planning process and ensure alignment between
* Marketing & Sales;
* Define Channel Portfolio Strategy;
* Develop Channel Category Plan;
* Identify shopper research requirements;
* Manage aggregated activity planning;
* Actively participate in Consensus Demand Planning process;
* Formulate opportunities into strategies and build tactics for each defined strategy;
* Actively work with functional experts to determine POP tactics;
* Provide channel and shopper specific input into I & R process;
* Support sales team by providing fact based selling stories and associated material;
* Monitor and evaluate channel performance;
* Develop trade terms and conditions structure;
* Develop and communicate merchandising guidelines.

The ideal candidate should possess the following skills and competencies;

* University Degree in a Marketing or Sales field from a recognized university;
* Those with an alternative degree plus a marketing qualifications can apply.
* 5-7 years commercial experience ideally including Marketing and Sales experience, preferably with an FMCG background;
* Strong commercial understanding with good knowledge in channel and shopper management;
* Excellent analytical & strategic thinking abilities;
* Ability to articulate and convey concepts;
* Excellent facilitation and presentation skills;
* A proven team player with creative problem solving skills;