Responsibility: The project accountant position is accountable for monitoring the progress of projects, investigating variances, approving expenses, and ensuring that project billings are issued on time and payments collected.


Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Create project accounts in the accounting system
  2. Maintain project-related records, including contracts and change orders
  3. Authorize access to project accounts
  4. Authorize the transfer of expenses into and out of project-related accounts
  5. Review and approve supplier invoices related to a project
  6. Review and approve timesheets for work related to a project
  7. Review and approve overhead charges to be applied to a project
  8. Review account totals related to project assets and expenses
  9. Investigate project variances and submit variance reports to management
  10. Report on project profitability to management
  11. Report to management on any opportunities for additional billings
  12. Report to management regarding the remaining funding available for projects
  13. Create or review all project-related expenses
  14. Investigate all project expenses and advise on required action
  15. Respond to requests for more detail from customers
  16. Closeout project accounts upon project completion
  17. Create and submit government reports and tax returns related to projects
  18. Compile information for internal and external auditors, as required

Desired Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree in Business or Engineering, with detailed knowledge of project contracts and change order documents. 

Must have excellent communication and writing skills, and at least three years of experience in project accounting.

CPA Finalist

Experience in the use of SAP or Quickbooks

If you fit this role kindly send your applications to




Job Details

Level : Management level
Industry : Business
Salary : Ksh 90,000 - 105,000
Experience : 3 Years
Applications : 0
Locality : Nairobi, Kenya
Eligibility : Bachelor
Company :
Posted By / 04 May 2021

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