CPA George Kimani Nyaga
Name: George Kimani Nyaga
Current Address P.O Box 883- 00900 Kiambu CELL PHONE NO: 0722 398556 E-Mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Date of Birth: 8TH December 1963 Gender: Male Nationality: Kenyan Marital Status: Married CAREER OBJECTIVE To work in a dynamic and challenging position that encourages creativity, intuition and initiative. A position that will provide an opportunity for the full exploration of my capabilities and potentials as well as a favorable environment for both organizational growth and personal development FIELDS OF INTEREST Generally, financial and managerial functions majoring in audit, accounting, grant management and finance. PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION Certified Public Accountant (CPA K) Diploma in Technical Education-Accountancy option BCOM Kenyatta University -ongoing ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION K. T.T. C. Dip.- Technical Education- Accountancy Nyeri High School 3 Principals 1 Subsidiary Muranga High School Division 1 Ngegu Primary school 30 points SEMINARS ATTENDED International Grants Management training by CDC Training on USAID regulations Computer skills: MS OFFICE- Word, excel, Power point, Access, Internet , Computer packages : Accpac, QuickBooks, People soft EXPOSURE – At Wanyika & Associates-Certified Public Accountants (Jan 2010-July 2011,Feb 2013 to date) Audit of financial returns/accounting services of various companies and institutions.
At Oxfam GB Somali program – as Program Accountant Sept 2012-Jan 2013(Fixed term) -Preparation of the Somali program global budget -review of financial and narrative donor reports At Oxfam GB- as Accountant April 2012-Aug 2012(Fixed term) -To compute the tax liability for corporate tax, PAYE, withholding tax for the years 2009-2011 and draw an implementation plan to avoid such. -Submit the tax liability to tax consultant for review and feed back -Prepare a final report on the possible total tax liability for the Kenyan Program. At Oxfam GB- as Grants Administrator August 2011-Feb 2012 (fixed term) -Review of Financial and narrative returns and agreeing them to defined milestones and work plans and flag areas of concern. -Liaison between donor, funding coordinator, finance donor accountants and partners -Ensure reports are done in a timely manner and sub contract payments paid in time -Ensure strict adherence to donor requirements, donor agreements and Oxfam GB requirements/mandatory procedures -to ensure the documentation and filing systems of both the field offices and implementing partners are compliant with the internal and external audit and evaluation requirements of Oxfam GB and the donor At Kenya National Federation Of Agricultural Producers (KENFAP) as consultant – Capacity building of Farmers Fora at the locational, divisional and District levels. – Developing strategic plans for Aquaculture Association Of Kenya(AAK),Barley farmers Association Of Kenya(BFAK),Tree Growers Association of Kenya(TFAK),Pyrethrum Growers Association(PGA) – Training on Finance, budgeting and audit for non finance managers to commodity association managers At Pathfinder International as Senior Accountant (Jan 2009-to Jan 2010) – Grants Management Performance of pre -award and post award assessment of sub grants and their closeout. Review of sub grants financial reports (GFRs) and project modifications for sub grants Ensure strict adherence and compliance with USAID regulations by sub grants. Assist in the preparation of the monthly report and pipeline reports for APHIA II Central Review of all APHIA II payments and general ledger maintenance Review of all the VAT account and duty exemption documents Review of all budgets for accuracy ,supporting documentation and conformity with the work plans Orientation for new staff and sub grants personnel on reporting procedures part of capacity building team for the whole APHIA II Nairobi and Central projects staff
on finance and management compliance Lead person for all internal and external audits. o Supervision of finance department staff o Conduct annual performance evaluations of finance staff Deputize the Financial Management Specialist At Pathfinder International as Project Accountant (July 2002-to Dec 2008 ) Review all travel advance and travel expense vouchers for all staff. Review budgets for Nairobi and all area offices for accuracy and documentation Ensure funds are sent to area offices liquidated in time Assist in Monthly office report(MOR) preparation Preparation of the bank reconciliation statement for Nairobi office and review of area offices bank reconciliations statements Maintain an up to date asset register for non-expendable assets Preparation/verification the monthly payroll Currency conversion, bank agent, and security of cheque books and cash. External Auditor Senior at Eldoret Municipal Council (Feb1997- June 2002) o Audit of financial returns, the reconstruction of the rates and water ledgers (1994-1996) and preparation of final accounts for the 1996-2001 period o Oversaw the parallel running during the computerization of Eldoret Water And Sanitation Company , production of a procedural manual for Eldoret Municipal Council. Assistant Lecturer-Teachers Service Commission- 1993-1996 REFEREES (1) Daniel Akach Chief Accountant APHIA Plus Nairobi-Coast P.O Box 48147 00100 Nairobi Tel 254-20-2224154 Email dakach @ pathfind .org (2) Peter Mwangi Gitika Project Manager-KENFAP P.O Box 43148 0100 Nairobi Tel 020-608324/ 0722763188 Email email@example.com (3) John Kagume Wanyika Partner, Wanyika & Associates P.O Box 72908-00200 Nairobi Tel 0722176308 Email firstname.lastname@example.org