Lucy Njoroge

Lucy Njoroge

Summary

I am results oriented leader & effective problem solver confident of adding value to your organization. I am also very good at managing my own time as well as co-ordinating groupwork to achieve results.

I am currently working as an accountant at Knight Frank Kenya accounts department where i have gained a great wealth of experience. I have also undergone a 3 month internship at the Nairobi Hospital credit control and treasury departments and there gained alot of experience.

Work History

Work History

Volunteer

Lwanga Communications

The role included general office management and helping in organizing the organization's information. This involved re-organizing, filing and labeling of documents and resources

Jun 2007 - Present

Accountant

Knight Frank Kenya Ltd

Knight Frank Kenya Ltd. is a property management organization that caters to the upper segment of Kenya's commercial & residential real estate market

Initially I worked as an accountant at the head office in westlands and carried out the following roles

  • receiving payments from tenants of several properties and processing them
  • Issuing payments to suppliers who cater for the various properties.

I'm currently posted as an accountant of one of the organization's most prime properties, the westgate shopping mall located in westlands with the following roles

  • recieving payments from tenants and processing them
  • Issuing payments to suppliers to the building.
  • Accounting and Reporting
May 2006 - Aug 2006

Intern

Nairobi Hospital

Worked in several departments and gained a wealth of experience. The departments worked in are

Credit Control

 In this department I was involved two areas:

  • Billing: -in preparing bills for various hospital clients. It involved collecting information from several departments concerning patients and coming up with the final bill then printing and mailing issuing the bills to the clients. 
  • Hospital Insurance Claims:- The role involved helping patients process their insurance claims for medical care by ensuring compliance with requirements. It also involved filing for funds from the insurance agency.

Treasury

In this department I was involved in preparing cheques for suppliers and issuing to the suppliers.

Education

Education
Aug 2003 - May 2007

Bachelor of Science

Catholic University of Eastern Africa

This degree covered the various aspects of business including

  • Human Resource Management
  • Financial analysis and Management
  • Marketing
  • Communications

The specialization undertaken was in finance.

Research Carried Out

Did a paper titled "Solidarity Economy and the growth of small business" that carried out a study of the effect of individuals coming together to aid one another in business.

Jan 1999 - Nov 2002

Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education

Mary Hill Girls High School
  • Attained an overall grade of B+
  • Recieved a Presidential Award during the presidential award event in 2002
Jan 1991 - Nov 1998

Kenya Certificate of Primary Education

Kamuka Primary School
  • Attained 568 marks out of 700
  • Was the head-girl during final year
  • Was a student leader all the years of study
  • Received a certificate in public speaking

Skills

Skills

Spreadsheets

I have had a wealth of applying spreadsheets to solve various problems. I have been able to use spreadsheets to achieve computation of various business mathematical functions such as accounting, information sumarization as well as data analysis.

Internet Use

I have been using the Internet in my studies as well as in work related activities. I am proficient in detailed research using the internet and in using search engines to find relevant information.

Accounting

Certifications

Certifications
May 2003 - Aug 2003

International Computer Driving Licence

Institute of Advanced Technology, Nairobi Kenya