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Our client is a private quality certification company with presence in 14 African countries across the African continent. The company combines local knowledge with expertise to provide competitive and impartial product and process assurance services to producers and processors locally, regionally and internationally for market access and sustainability.

To support its growth agenda, the company is seeking to appoint:

  1. Finance and Administration Manager
  2. Document Control Officer

     

Finance & Administration Manager

This is a senior management role in a medium sized company, hence strategic in the growth of the company. The position reports to the Chief Executive Officer.

Role Definition

The successful candidate will be a hands-on and participative manager. S/he will develop and lead an internal team to support the following areas: finance, business planning and budgeting, human resources, administration, and IT.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring effective financial accounting and reporting
  • Financial budgeting and forecasting
  • Overseeing the HR function of the company
  • Developing the human resources capacity by enhancing professional development, compensation and benefits, performance evaluation, training and recruitment
  • Overseeing administration, logistics and IT

Role Requirements

  • A Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or equivalent.
  • Qualified accountant with CPA (K) or ACCA.
  • A diploma in Human Resource Management will be an added advantage.
  • Over five years of post-qualification experience in financial management with at least 3 years in a senior position at a reputable organisation with a minimum annual turnover of $ 1.5 million.
  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to think independently and innovatively to solve problems
  • Working knowledge of the Agricultural sector is desirable.
  • Competence in IT

If you qualify kindly send us:

  1. A three-page curriculum vitae
  2. A cover letter detailing:
  • A brief work history
  • Qualities you would bring to our client
  • When you would be available to start work
  • Current and expected salary

The application must reach us not later than 5pm Friday 22nd July 2016. DO NOT EMAIL COPIES OF CERTIFICATES. Only send the CV and Cover Letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Put the title of the position as the subject

 

Document Control Officer

This is an entry level role with significant potential for growth. The position reports to the Certification Officer.


Role Definition

The primary purpose for this role is to ensure smooth and timely flow of documentation throughout the certification process and capturing of the same on the company’s system.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Uploading of application and contractual documents as and when received
  • Receipt and filing of client documents and audit plans
  • Tracking and updating of records from audit teams
  • Ensuring timely submission of audit report from the audit teams
  • Update of website summaries


Role Requirements

  • Diploma in Agriculture/Agricultural Economics, Horticulture, Food or Environmental Sciences
  • Age between 25 to 30 years
  • Be highly organized with attention to detail
  • Able to withstand pressure
  • Be flexible with a high level of responsibility
  • Have good interpersonal relations
  • Be a person of high integrity


If you qualify kindly send us:

  1. Curriculum vitae
  2. A cover letter detailing:
  • Qualities you would bring to our client
  • When you would be available to start work
  • Current and expected salary

The application must reach us not later than 5pm Friday 22nd July 2016. DO NOT EMAIL COPIES OF CERTIFICATES. Only send the CV and Cover Letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Put the title of the position as the subject.