Finance Intern – Deadline: Not Specified

  • Industry: Accounting
  • Work Experience: 0-1 year
  • City: Nairobi
  • State/ Province: Nairobi

Job Description

  • Sustainet Group Limited (SGL) is a consulting company established in Nairobi in 2012. It is an emerging East Africa-focused consulting firm with legal registration in Kenya and Uganda which provides a wide range of consulting services to facilitate effective agricultural market oriented and private sector-led development; delivery of environmental and climate services, inclusive and transparent sector governance, devolution and coordination. SGL also has a long record of accomplishment providing programme support services to international consulting companies exploring opportunities and implementing projects and programmes in the region.
  • SGL is currently looking for a young, enthusiastic and driven Finance Intern to assist in the Finance Department.

Job Purpose

  • This unique three-month internship opportunity is for someone who has a strong interest in pursuing a career in Finance, allowing you to test your abilities and further explore your career interests. Not only does an internship provide you with a first-hand look and experience inside the Sustainet Group organization, but it also gives us as a company an opportunity to further develop your skills in this field of study.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing and maintaining an effective filing, archiving and record keeping systems, both paper and electronic.
  • Assist in making suitable and efficient travel arrangements for field staff, board members and any visitor and which may involves supporting all associated administration. 
  • Assist in the organization and preparation of biweekly meetings which includes preparation of biweekly reports.
  • Support the Finance manager in ensuring efficient, timely and accurate recording and payment of accounts payable.
  • Assist in maintaining contact lists.
  • Assist in ensuring proper documentation of payment vouchers and all other supporting documents 
  • Assist in the thorough audit of all transactions at point of entry ensuring appropriate purchase order matching, credit terms and adherence to appropriate authorization and budget confirmation and clearance.
  • Support in the effective running of daily administrative and financial activities of the organization.


Knowledge and Experience:

  • Applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or Bachelor of Commerce (Finance or Accounting specialization) with strong academic credentials.
  • CPA/ACCA qualification.

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Role Competencies:

  • Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information in a responsible way
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills
  • Effective communication skills

Application Procedure:

  • Candidates who meet the requirements should send their CV and a cover letter motivating their interest in the position, detailing current and expected salary and Skype and mobile contacts to by COB 29th May 2020 and follow the application instructions on the site.
  • SustaiNet Group Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. Only shortlisted candidates, whose CVs and motivated statements are submitted through the dedicated link, will be contacted.

Visit their website to apply!

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