Centum is East Africa’s leading investment company listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange and Uganda Securities Exchange.
We are an investment channel providing investors with access to a portfolio of inaccessible, quality, diversified investments.
Our Key objective is to consistently generate market beating returns by building extraordinary enterprises throughout Africa.Principal Accountabilities
He/she will maintain and update investor databases, process capital calls and distributions in a timely and accurate manner, prepare and distribute accurate and timely reports to investors, management, and other stakeholders.
Compliance and Controls
Ensure that tax filings are done within the stipulated time frame including preparation of withholding tax & reconciliations.
He/she will prepare accounting reports including profit and loss statements, balance sheets and cashflow statements under supervision by the Senior Fund Accountant. He/she will assist in analysing financial information that will aid decision making.
He/ She will work with the Financial Advisors to ensure filing of all finance & operations related records.
Required Minimum Qualifications
CPA(K) or ACCA qualification.
Bachelor’s Degree in business/finance related field (BCom, BSc (Finance) etc).
Graduated within the last 3 years.
At least 1-year experience in a finance/operations department (Experience in Fund management is an added advantage)
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
An effective team player
IT proficiency including advanced MS Excel skills
Ability to work effectively and with minimum supervision
Accuracy and attention to detail
Experience in reconciliations
Awareness of business trends
Aptitude for numbers and quantitative skills