Payroll Officer


Who are we?

Founded in Mombasa in 1972, The Tamarind Group owns and operates some of the most successful restaurants and leisure operations in Africa. The group focuses on its original mission of continually improving the quality and value of its services, developing an excellent morale among its employees and maintaining a superior level of social and environmental awareness. We invite you to be part of our team by submitting your application to the following role based at the Central Services.


  • Maintain payroll information by collecting, calculating, and capturing data
  • Update payroll records by capturing changes in exemptions, allowances, insurance coverage, savings deductions, job title and department/division transfers, and any other changes that may occur within the month
  • Ensure that the statutory reports such as PAYE, NSSF, NHIF, NITA and HELB are submitted to the Finance department by the end of every month
  • Provide payroll information when required and address any payroll related complaints that may arise
  • Any other duty assigned


Required skills and Competencies:

  • University Degree in a business related field with an emphasis in Finance/Accounting
    and a CPA(K) or ACCA
  • Have at least 3 years working experience in Payroll.
  • Proficiency in Payroll Software, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Demonstrate strong analytical skills. Attention to detail and Data Entry Skills
  • High sense of confidentiality and integrity
  • Ability to work under pressure and prioritize

Are you interested in this position and do you meet the minimum requirements? Apply by sending an email with your CV and a convincing cover letter to The application deadline is 2 nd August 2017. Due to the high volume of applications received only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. For any further questions about this vacancy, Visit our website at Please do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail


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The mission is simple: serve delicious food that guests will want to return to week after week.

opening time

All restaurants open daily for lunch and dinner except for Tamarind Nairobi, Karen which is open for dinner only

Lunch 12:00 to 2:30.

Dinner 7:30 to 10:30


Peponi Plaza, 3rd floor block E
PO Box 74493, City Square 00200, Nairobi
Safaricom: 0713 824835/6
Airtel: 0738 359592/3
Orange: 0774 157267/8

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