29 Mar 2017

Director Finance and Levy Administration - National Industrial Training Authority 2017 Jobs in Kenya

(Grade 13)- HRA/DFLA/01/2017- 1 Post

National Industrial Training Authority (NITA) is a State Corporation established under the Industrial Training (Amendment) Act of 2011. The mandate of the Authority is to promote the highest standards in the quality and efficiency of industrial training in Kenya and ensure an adequate supply of properly
trained manpower at all levels in the industry.

The Authority wishes to recruit results oriented Kenyan citizens with drive, vision and creativity to fill various positions at its Headquarters based in Nairobi and other centers to ensure delivery of its mandate.

Applications are hereby invited from suitability qualified persons to fill the following vacancies in the Authority:-

Reporting to the Director General, the job holder will be responsible for developing policies and procedures on Industrial Training Levy & Financial Management and efficient, effective and sustainable engagement and utilization of the Authority’s financial resources by putting in place sound financial management systems. The job holder will also be responsible for:

Job Responsibilities

  • Providing leadership, strategic direction and general oversight in the implementation of the Finance and Levy Administration activities in accordance with the Act, policies, procedures and regulations.
  • Providing guidance and advice to staff of the Directorate and the Authority in general on realization of National Industrial Training objectives and liaising with the Finance and Levy Administration committee of the Board on financial matters.
  • Interpreting and Implementing of all financial policies, rules and regulations;
  • Managing of the Financial and Levy Management System;
  • Approving of the final accounts and statements;
  • Setting of targets for the accounting staff;
  • Approving of Budgets;
  • Proposing any necessary modification to all the financial policies and give feedback to the Director General;
  • Checking conformity and justification of documents supporting payments;


  • Have a Master’s degree in either MBA-Finance or Accounting option, MSc. Finance or Accounting option or any other related field from a recognized institution;
  • Have a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, or Business Management specializing in Finance or Accounting or any other related field from a recognized institution;
  • Have attained full accounting qualifications (CPA (final),ACCA) or equivalent qualification;
  • Have at least fifteen (15) years’ relevant work experience five (5) of which must be in a Senior Management level. The fifteen (15) years relevant work experience in a State Owned Organization will be an added advantage;
  • Have a Management/Leadership course lasting not less than six (6) weeks from a recognized Institution;
  • Have attended a Senior Financial Management course lasting at least four (4) weeks from a recognized Institution;
  • Be proficient in Financial management based computer application skills;
  • Be a registered member of ICPAK in good standing;
  • Have demonstrated a high degree in work ethics and competencies.
  • Meet the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya

How to Apply
Interested persons should download and duly fill the NITA APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT FORM REF. NO. NITA /HR & ADM/HRP/01 from the NITA website . Applicants for job Grade 11-13 must attach certificate of clearance from the following institutions:

  1. Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA);
  2. Higher Education Loans Board (HELB);
  3. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC);
  4. Certificate of good conduct from Directorate of Criminal Investigation Department (CID);
  5. Credit Reference Bureau (CRB).

In addition, please attach copies of professional/academic certificates, testimonials, copy of National Identity Card or passport with envelopes clearly marked the position being applied for and addressed to:

P.O. Box 74494- 00200

To reach by Friday, 14th April 2017 at 5.00p.m

NITA is an equal opportunity employer. Persons living with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Persons from marginalized areas are encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

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