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Financial Analyst

Permanent employee, Full-time · KE- Nairobi

About us
Mobisol Group is a leading global player in decentralised solar electrification. Driven by market demand for off-grid solutions beyond lighting, Mobisol designs, distributes and services large solar systems, seamlessly integrated with proprietary pay-as-you-go (PAYG) software. By combining the latest high-tech solar hardware with mobile payment technologies, the Berlin-based company ensures affordability through flexible payment plans. Mobisol enables rural families and businesses to power a wide range of compatible appliances, such as televisions and stereos, thereby improving people's standard of living and enabling incremental income from new solar-powered businesses. With over 600 employees, Mobisol runs its own operations in Tanzania, Kenya, and Rwanda, while providing hardware and software solutions through a growing network of B2B partnerships in another nine countries worldwide.
What this job is about
The Analyst’s key responsibility is to provide analytical support on financial and operations matters necessary to guide business decisions.  This include collecting, monitoring and creating financial models for decision support. analyzing results; monitoring variances; identifying trends.
Your tasks
  • Production of monthly cost report and variance analysis per cost centre.
  • Analysis and tracking KPIs by comparing actual results with plans and forecasts.
  • Analyzing overall financial results (Balance Sheet, Income statement & Cashflow) including comments and trends against budget, same period last year and forecast.
  •  Reconciles transactions by comparing and correcting data.
  • Protects operations by keeping financial information confidential.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Analyze data to ensure proper accounting procedures have been followed
  • Prepare financial reports, charts, tables and other exhibits as requested
  • Responsible for performing special assignments to improve process efficiency and performance Projects as assigned by Management.
  • Demonstrate appropriate understanding/working knowledge of accounting principles, internal controls and their application.
  • Describe an insightful use of financial analysis techniques, tools, and concepts.
  • Investment evaluation
  • Any other duty assigned by management from time to time.
Your Qualifications
•    A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance.
•    Qualified Accountant ie CPA-K
•    At least 3 years experience in finance and accounts
•     Must have extremely strong MS Excel skills both basic and advanced.
•    Strong organizational skills and attention to detail•    Team player and       disciplined
•    Maturity, professionalism, and high level of discretion are required
•    Knowledge of procedural controls and data validation techniques required
•    Analytical thinker with an ability to conduct financial  investigations.
•     Confidence and ability to interact with Senior Leadership
•    Business acumen and Financial modeling expertise are necessities.
•    Fluency in English and Swahili.

Your Perspective
This position offers you a chance to hone your skills and develop a strategic direction to enable a strong performance.
How to apply
If you feel intrigued by this challenging opportunity, please apply by clicking on the "Apply" button. As an equal opportunity employer, Mobisol Kenya offers all of its employees and applicants full equal opportunity irrespective race, ethnic origin, sexual identity and disability, religion or beliefs

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