Senior Accountant with vast knowledge and experience in all aspects of accounting and management reporting. Conversant with all levels of accounting from books of original entry to analyzing financial data and preparing financial statements.
Proficient with accounting software; Quick Books, Sage Line 50, Sage Pastel Evolution. I also possess excellent skills in Ms Office suite i.e. Ms word, Excel, Power point, Access and internet applications.
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a diversified set up and a highly collaborative team environment.
Knowledge of Accounting principles and practices.
Product Costing Programs: Created Ms Excel product costing programs for StaminaGroup Limited. StaminaGroup specializes in the growing, processing and shipment of premium quality fruits and vegetables. The bulk of its markets are in the continental Europe. Stamina Group has farms in Kenya, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Peru and Guatemala.
Transfer Pricing Policy: In collaboration with CFO for StaminaGroup (Michiel ten Brink) we created the transfer pricing policies for the Kenyan Growing and Processing companies which are part of StaminaGroup .
Budgets: Each year I create the budgets for the Kenyan Growing and Processing entities. also perform project cost forecasts, cost tracking and monitoring.
ICS: oversaw the implementation of the internal control system for the Kenyan entities.
Monthly reports: Reports to the CFO Stamina on a monthly basis. I also report and advise the Farming and Processing Management on a monthly basis or if need be.
VAT: Supervise monthly filing of VAT and other taxes.
Training: Perform training of junior staff.
Responsible for day to day account operations
Jan 2010 - Jun 2010 - CHARTERED FINANCIAL ANALYST (CFA) Level 1 Completed
Jun 2003 - Dec 2005 - CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT OF KENYA (CPA -K) KASNEB - Long Distance Learning.
Oct 2003 - Jun 2007 - BACHELOR OF COMMERCE - Finance option, (second class honors), University Of Nairobi.
1998 - 2001 - KENYA CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION (K.C.S.E) - A Minus