James Mureithi

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Accountants, Business and Financial Operations Occupations, Financial Analysts, Financial Specialists

A highly motivated and results-oriented finance professional with a strong academic background. Possess exceptional analytical
and research skills honed through financial modeling, investment research and risk management. A fast learner and collaborative
team player eager to contribute to the financial success of a dynamic organization. Driven by a desire to make a significant
impact through innovative solutions and insightful analysis.

Experience

Médecins Sans Frontières

Associate Project Accountant - August 2022 - December 2023

• Analyzed project financial data to identify cost variances and recommend corrective actions.
• Prepared and reconciled project budgets, ensuring accurate financial tracking and reporting.
• Collaborated with project managers and team members to manage project budgets and resources effectively.
• Supported project closeout procedures, ensuring proper documentation and financial reconciliation.

Stima Sacco

Accounts Intern - January 2022 - July 2022

• Processed member account transactions, including deposits, withdrawals, and loan payments.
• Maintained accurate general ledger records for accounts payable and receivable.
• Reconciled bank statements and ensured timely account closures.
• Provided excellent customer service to members, responding to inquiries and resolving account issues.

Youth Enterprise Development Fund

Finance Intern - April 2019 - September 2019

• Gained practical experience in financial operations, including data entry, bookkeeping, and financial
reporting.
• Assisted in the preparation of budgets, financial forecasts, and grant applications.
• Conducted research on best practices in financial management and contributed to process improvements.
• Worked closely with senior finance professionals, learning about financial analysis and auditing procedures.
• Supported the finance team in various administrative tasks, including filing and document organizatio

Education

Bachelor of Commerce - Finance

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
September 2016 - November 2021

• Strong foundation in core financial concepts including financial analysis, financial reporting, investment management, and risk management.
• Proficient in financial modeling and data analysis using software like Excel, Sage and Stata.
• Excellent ability to interpret financial statements, identify trends, and make data-driven recommendations.

Skills

  • Accounting Principles |Personal Strengths: Excellent communication
  • Bloomberg
  • financial analysis
  • Financial Expertise: Financial Modelling
  • interpersonal relationship skills
  • Investment Research
  • Leadership and Team Player
  • Organizational skills
  • PowerPoint
  • QuickBooks
  • Sage Intacct
  • Time and Project Management. | Software: Excel
  • Xero