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HEAD OF FINANCE AND ACCOUNTS | KNQA/NO.5/2021

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;  

Responsibilities:

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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2.    Complete your profile by filling in your details in all the relevant sections
3.    Click on vacancies tab
4.    On the jobs list, click on view details to access the details of a particular job
5.    At the bottom section of the job's detail, click on Apply to submit your application

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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