2 Sep 2014

Senior Accountant Kenya Job Vacancy

Narok County Assembly

The County Assembly Service Board of Narok wishes to invite applications from qualified persons for the following position:

Senior Accountant
1 Post

Office will report to and assist the Chief Finance Officer and discharge similar duties and responsibilities, and/or any other duty as may be assigned by the Clerk

For appointment to this position, a candidate must:

  • Be a holder of a Bachelors degree in Finance/Commerce/Accounting/ Economics/ Business Management from a recognized university (a Masters degree or other additional qualifications will be an added advantage)
  • Be a holder of CPA (K) or ACCA qualifications
  • Be a registered member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK)
  • Have at least 5 years post qualification experience, at least two of which must have been in a managerial/supervisory level
  • Demonstrable experience in managing the Accounting functions in a Public Institution
  • Must Have proficiency in the use of basic computer applications and accounting packages

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Undertaking a range of management accounting and provision of financial information for decision making
  • Developing for consideration by the Board, draft accounting policies, procedures, regulations and standards for operation and control purposes.
  • Application of budgeted funds for operations and development
  • Prepare payments and reconcile with vote heads
  • Sourcing and collection of funds for augmenting expenditure
  • Preparation of final accounts and accounting statements
  • Ensure all accountable documents are kept safely

How to Apply
Persons interested in filling the above positions should submit application in own handwriting, accompanied by 2 pages Curriculum Vitae, Certified copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, National Identity card or Passport and other relevant supporting documents.

Preferential Criteria during Selection

  • Suitably qualified applicants will enjoy preferential treatment in the order below:
  • Applicants serving in positions at the County Assembly on the basis of secondment during the transition period;
  • Applicants serving in the Executive arm of the County Government of Narok
  • Applicants serving in the public service in the republic of Kenya
  • Applicants who are resident in Narok County
  • Applicants from the rest of the Country

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

All Applications should clearly indicate the position applied for in the reference line and on the top left corner on the envelope and be addressed to;

The Secretary,
County Assembly Service Board
County Assembly of Narok
P.O Box 19 – 20500,

Or; be hand delivered to the Office of the Clerk of County Assembly located at the premises of the County Assembly of Narok (Formerly County Council of Narok), so as to reach him not later than Thursday 2nd October, 2014 at 5.00pm.

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