Minimum Qualifications: Masters Degree

Job Term: Contract

Position Level: KNQA GRADE 3

Remuneration: Ksh 115,599 - Kshs 187,767 pm

Number of positions:1

Qualifications, Skills and Experience Required:

  • For appointment to this grade an officer must have at least;
  • A minimum period of ten (10) years relevant work experience eight (8) of which should have been in management;  
  • Bachelor’s Degree (KNQF Level 7 or equivalent)  in Commerce, Business Administration, Business Management (Finance or Accounting option) or other relevant and equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
  • Master’s Degree (KNQF Level 9) in any of the following: Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or their equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;  
  • Certified Public Accountant Part III (CPA K) or Associate of Certified Chartered Accountant (ACCA);  
  • Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
  • Membership in good standing of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) or any other recognized professional body;  
  • Proficiency in computer applications;  


Key Duties and responsibilities entails;

  • Managing all issues regarding the financing of Kenya National Qualifications Authority activities;  
  • Participating in Development and implementation of sound financial management policies and procedures;  
  • Consolidating the Authority printed budget estimates and revised budget as per guidelines issued by National Treasury;  
  • Forecasting Annual cash flow requirements and coordinate preparation of annual budgets;  
  • Scheduling all payments within the Authority budgetary provisions;  
  • Ensuring Budgetary and cost control by reviewing expenditure returns from departments, prepare variance analysis and recommend corrective action;  
  • Guiding other departments by interpreting government accounting policy and applying it in all operations of the Authority; 
  • Planning and coordinating timely preparation of annual Work Plans and budget estimates;
  • Developing and managing internal controls and compliance;  
  • Participate in Public Private Partnership program strategies and resource mobilization;
  • Analyzing and interpret financial reports and other accounting records;  
  • Ensure prudent and optimal utilization of Authority funds and Assets;  
  • Managing proper records of financial transactions;  
  • Overseeing preparation of the final Annual Statement of Accounts in accordance with accounting standards and procedures and submission to relevant institutions;  
  • Reviewing and ensuring timely and accurate preparation of management accounting reports on quarterly and annual basis;  
  • Maintaining accurate and complete financial record of the Authority and regularly review the financial system;  
  • Undertaking financial risk management;  
  • Monitoring and evaluating funds applications and accountability;  
  • Ensuring compliance with applicable financial statutory obligations and circulars;  
  • Ensuring proper Revenue and Treasury Management and reporting.

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Job Details

Level : Management level
Industry : Government Institution
Salary : Ksh 150,000 - 200,000
Experience : 7 Years
Applications : 0
Locality : Nairobi, Kenya
Eligibility : Masters
Company : The kenya natio...
Posted By The kenya natio... / 04 May 2022

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