• Full Time
  • Nairobi

Kenya Markets Trust

Job Description

Kenya Markets Trust is a Kenyan non-governmental organisation that works in partnership with the private sector; non-governmental organisations; county and national governments; associations and other local and International partners to unleash large scale, sustainable market growth by changing the underlying incentives, capacities and rules that shape how market systems work.

KMT is currently working in three sectors – agricultural inputs, livestock and water – and implements some work in these sectors internally and some through local partners. Our working funds/revenue comes from donors and foundations.

Kenya Markets Trust is currently seeking to recruit potential candidates interested in the following positions for an anticipated 5–year USAID funded project dubbed Western Kenya Water Program. The program objective is to strengthen rural and urban water services provision and water resources management across 8 Western Kenya counties. The positions will be based in Kisumu.

The incumbent will support the finance function in budgeting, data entry, records maintenance for proper financial reporting and ensuring compliance with the financial policies, procedures and donor requirements. The position will report to the Finance & Operations Lead.

Qualifications & experience

  1. A certified accountant with at least CPA part I or II with a minimum 3 years of progressive working experience in a similar environment with adequate exposure to project accounting, financial management including budgeting, grants and contracting.
  2. Good understanding of finance records reconciliations.
  3. Must demonstrate hands on experience with accounting system.
  4. Demonstrate high integrity and attention to detail.

Method of Application

Submit your CV and Application to
Use the title of the position as the subject of the email

Closing Date : 10 September. 2021