More than 100,000 people have found their dream job through Fuzu.

CLOSED FOR APPLICATIONS

Director - Finance & Accounting Services

Closing: Nov 25, 2022

This position has expired

Published: Nov 18, 2022 (19 days ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Work experience:

Language skills:

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Sign up to view job details.

Requirement for appointment

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

  • Served in the grade of Principal – Finance or Accounts for a minimum period of three (3) years; with Cumulative experience of at least ten (10) years in accountancy / financial management.
  • Master degree in any of the following disciplines: Commerce (Finance/Accounting option), Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Business Administration, or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Commerce (Finance/Accounting option), Economics, Business Administration, Business Management or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
  • Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (CPA K) or its equivalent recognized qualification;
  • Registered with ICPAK and of good professional standing;
  • Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Programme lasting not less than six (6) weeks from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in computer applications skills;
  • Demonstrated outstanding capability in financial Management, integrity professional competence and administrative ability as reflected in work performance and results; and
  • shown merit in job performance.


Responsibilities

Requirement for appointment

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

  • Served in the grade of Principal – Finance or Accounts for a minimum period of three (3) years; with Cumulative experience of at least ten (10) years in accountancy / financial management.
  • Master degree in any of the following disciplines: Commerce (Finance/Accounting option), Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Business Administration, or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Commerce (Finance/Accounting option), Economics, Business Administration, Business Management or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
  • Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (CPA K) or its equivalent recognized qualification;
  • Registered with ICPAK and of good professional standing;
  • Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Programme lasting not less than six (6) weeks from a recognized institution;
  • Certificate in computer applications skills;
  • Demonstrated outstanding capability in financial Management, integrity professional competence and administrative ability as reflected in work performance and results; and
  • shown merit in job performance.


  • Financial controller of the County Assembly;
  • Planning, directing and controlling Finance and Accounting Service Function;
  • Overseeing accounting for County Assembly Service funds as per the PFMA (2012);
  • Providing advisory services to the CASB on all financial matters;
  • Interpreting and implementing financial management statutes, policies, standards, strategies and programmes;
  • Ensuring compliance with PFMA and other financial regulations and guidelines;
  • Monitoring implementation of financial controls system;
  • Spearheading formulation and application of accounts manual;
  • Overseeing accounting for County Assembly Service funds as per the PFMA;
  • Coordinating consolidation of budgets for the recurrent and development votes;
  • Overseeing preparation of finance and account reports;
  • Authorizing payments and signing of cheques subject to set limits;
  • Overseeing development and implementation of computerized financial and accounting information systems;
  • Develop and oversee the implementation of work plans in the directorate;
  • Spearheading establishment and maintenance of a comprehensive financial management and reporting systems;
  • Develop and oversee the implementation of work plans in the directorate; and
  • Managing performance and capacity building of the directorate.


Applications submitted via Fuzu have 32% higher chance of getting shortlisted.

Don’t miss your chance to work at County Government of Migori. Enter your email to start your application now