Green Zone Agencies (GZA) Ltd. is an agribusiness company founded in 2004 as a private- sector company to provide agribusiness development services to small, medium and large scale farmers in Kenya and incorporated under the Companies Act (Cap. 486) in June 2011.
The firm is an inputs and services provider whose core businesses are in agricultural engineering, agronomy, crop protection and agribusiness management/business skills.
GZA’s mission is geared at improving farming by offering top-notch agribusiness solutions for increased income, food security and sustainability.
GZA implements its programs and business through various partners in various regions in Kenya and has its headquarters in Kisumu, Kenya.
GZA recently partnered with USAID under a 2-year USAID-KHCP (US Agency for International
Development — Kenya Horticultural Competitiveness Partnership) Program for Soil and
Water Management Technologies for Improved Productivity and Food Security in Nyanza Province.
The overall goal of the USAID-KHCP Program is to increase rural household incomes and generate employment from growth and sustenance of a highly competitive horticulture sector.
To effectively contribute to this, the program will increase the utilization and/or adoption of improved productivity measures for Kenyan horticulture producers through diversification, improved management practices and processing.
Finance & Administration Officer
Reporting to: Managing Director and Projects Coordinator
Primary Working relations: Managing Director, Projects Coordinator and Agronomists.
Duty Station: Kisumu.
Job Summary: As the Finance & Administration Officer, you will be responsible for preparing financial statements, maintaining cash controls, preparing the payroll and personnel administration, purchasing, maintaining accounts payable and managing office operations.
You must work within the Kenya Revenue Authority Regulations and other relevant legislation such as the Employment Act (2007). You must also maintain strict confidentiality in performing the duties of the Finance & Administration Officer.
Your core responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
Female candidates are strongly advised to apply.
If you meet the above qualifications and experiences, kindly send a cover letter and detailed curriculum vitae with your daytime contacts (cell phone number) to The Projects Coordinator, Green Zone Agencies (GZA) by e-mail to email@example.com and copied to firstname.lastname@example.org to reach us latest 12pm on Friday March 23, 2012. Late applications will not be considered.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Shortlisted candidates must be prepared to attend an interview in Kisumu on Saturday March 24. 2012.