Jobs in Kenya: 24 Vacancies in Accounting and Finance

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Jobs in Kenya: The following job vacancies were advertised by National Industrial Training, Laikipia County Government, Palladium Group and Others. Take advantage of these career and employment opportunities. Apply right now

1.Manager Finance at National Industrial Training Authority-1 Post

Qualifications:
a)Have a Master’s degree in the following discipline: MBA-Finance or Accounting option, MSc. Finance or Accounting option or any other related field from a recognized institution;
b)Have a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, or Business Management specializing in Finance or Accounting or any other related field from a recognized institution;
c)Have attained full accounting qualifications (CPA (final), ACCA) or equivalent qualification;
d)Have at least ten (10) years’ relevant work experience in State owned organization three (3) of which must be in a Senior Management level;
e)Have a Management/Leadership course lasting not less than six (6) weeks from a recognized Institution;
f)Have attended a Senior Financial Management course lasting at least four (4) weeks from a recognized Institution;
g)Be proficient in Financial management based computer application skills;
h)Be a registered member of ICPAK in good standing;
i)Have demonstrated a high degree in work ethics and competencies.
j)Meet the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya on Leadership and Integrity.

Contact:

(i) http://www.nita.go.ke/index.php/careers
(ii) http://www.nita.go.ke/images/docs2/careers/job_specifications.pdf
(iii) Director General National Industrial Training Authority. P.O. Box 74494- 00200 NAIROBI.

Deadline:

Friday, 3rd February 2017 at 5.00p.m

2.Manager Accounts at National Police Service Commission

Qualifications:
1.Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
2.Certified Public Accountant (CPA-K) finalist
3.Computer literacy.
4.Knowledge of professional accounting standards.
5.Knowledge of relevant legislation.
6.Knowledge of budgeting
7.Meets the requirement of Chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya
8.Ten (10) years of service, of which three (3) should be in a comparable position from a reputable organization

Contact:

The Chairperson, National Police Service Commission. SkyPark Plaza 5th Floor. P.O. Box 47363-00100
http://www.npsc.go.ke/images/Trendynews/Vacancies/VACANCIES_-_Job_Descriptions_web.pdf

Deadline:

30th January, 2017

3.Finance Officer I at National Police Service Commission

Qualifications:
1.Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounts or Economics
2.Certified Public Accountant (CPA II) or Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA II) or Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) level II
3.Computer literacy.
4.Knowledge in budgeting
5.Knowledge of relevant legislation e.g. PFM Act, PPD Act
6.Knowledge of Public Finance management act
7.Compliance with Chapter Six of the constitution of Kenya
8.Ten (10) years of service, of which three (3) should be in a comparable position from a reputable organization

Contact:

The Chairperson, National Police Service Commission. SkyPark Plaza 5th Floor. P.O. Box 47363-00100
http://www.npsc.go.ke/images/Trendynews/Vacancies/VACANCIES_-_Job_Descriptions_web.pdf

Deadline:

30th January, 2017

4.Senior Officer, County Finance and Administration at Intrahealth

Qualifications:
1.A Bachelor’s Degree in business administration, or business management with specialization in finance or accounting
2.At least 4 years’ experience of working in finance, administration and/or procurement in a relevant field in NGOs or INGOs
3.Sound knowledge of accounting procedures and principles
4.Excellent skills of operating Microsoft word and excel spreadsheet
5.Experience of using accounting software
6.Experience of working on USAID-funded projects

Contact:

(i) kenyajobs@intrahealth.org
(ii) https://goo.gl/5wqGnt (the link is case sensitive)

Deadline:

13th January 2017

5.Finance Manager at Intrahealth

Qualifications:
1.Masters Degree or higher in Business Administration, Finance or other relevant field preferred
2.At least five years of progressive experience in financial and contracts/grants management with USAID Experience and skills in developing and managing large budgets
3.Extensive knowledge of FAR and AIDAR and Kenyan government laws and regulations
4.Demonstrated ability to set up and maintain accounting and financial management systems
5.Demonstrated organizational, analytical, oral and written communications skills in English and ability to negotiate with partners and USAID
6.In-depth knowledge in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel and accounting software

Contact:

(i) kenyajobs@intrahealth.org
(ii) https://goo.gl/5wqGnt (the link is case sensitive)

Deadline:

13th January 2017

6.Compliance and Grants Manager at Intrahealth

Qualifications:
1.A minimum of 5 years professional experience in grants management in the NGO sector
2.Bachelor of Commerce Accounting Option or its equivalent from a recognized institution
3.CPAK or its equivalent
4.A Master’s degree in finance or business preferred
5.Experience managing large USAID grants
6.Knowledge of U.S. Government spending regulations and mandates concerning humanitarian assistance
7.Experience drafting and revising program budgets, and completing relevant U.S. government financial forms
8.Familiarity with health logistics and commodity procurement preferred
9.Experience developing program work plans, and reviewing work plans for coherence and feasibility
10.Computer literate in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Contact:

(i) kenyajobs@intrahealth.org
(ii) https://goo.gl/5wqGnt (the link is case sensitive)

Deadline:

13th January 2017

7.Fundraising Manager at Hand in Hand Eastern Africa

Qualifications:
1.At least Bachelors degree in Commerce, Business Administration/Management, Economics, Project Management or a relevant business discipline.
2.5 years demonstrable experience in active fundraising for social development in a high performance environment with tangible successful bilateral engagements with donors in an international NGO’s set up.
3.Strong written and oral communication skills and good interpersonal skills
4.Proficiency in use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Contact:

(i) PO Box 8562-00100 Nairobi.
(ii) http://www.handinhand-ea.org
(iii) careers@handinhandea.org

Deadline:

14th January 2017

8.Assistant Director of Budget at Laikipia County Government– 1 (One) Post

Qualifications:
(i) A Bachelor Degree in any of the following Commerce(Finance Option), Economics, Finance, Business Administration, Business Management or their equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution
(ii) Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA), Economics, Finance, Commerce or in a financial related discipline from a recognised university
(iii) Be registered with the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) and in good standing.
(iv) Served as a Principal Budget Officer or in a comparable and relevant position for a minimum period of eight (8) years;
(v) Attended four (4) weeks Senior Management Course from Kenya School of Government (KSG) or any other recognized institution
(vi) Certificate in computer application skills from a recognized institution

Contact:

http://www.laikipiacounty.go.ke/index.php/vacancies
The CEO/Secretary, Laikipia County Public Service Board, Nyahururu Townhall. P O BOX 52-20300 Nyahururu
http://www.laikipiacounty.go.ke

Deadline:

Friday, 20th January, 2017.

9.Accountant I at Laikipia County Government– 3 (Three) Posts.

Qualifications:
(i) Bachelors degree in Commerce (Accounting or Finance option) and passed Part II of the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) examination OR Passed Part II of the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) examination or its equivalent qualification.
(ii) Served as Accountant II (Job Group ‘J’) for a minimum period of three (3) years or in a comparable and relevant position;
(ii) Passed Part II of the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) examination or a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Accounting or Finance Option), Business Administration
(Accounting Option) from a recognised institution or any other relevant equivalent qualification.
(iii) Certificate in Computer Applications

Contact:

http://www.laikipiacounty.go.ke/index.php/vacancies
The CEO/Secretary, Laikipia County Public Service Board, Nyahururu Townhall. P O BOX 52-20300 Nyahururu
http://www.laikipiacounty.go.ke
Deadline:
Friday, 20th January, 2017

10.Accountant II at Laikipia County Government– 2 (Two) Posts.

Qualifications:
(i) A pass in Part II of the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Examination or its recognised equivalent qualification. OR Bachelors degree in Commerce (Accounting or Finance option), Business Administration (Accounting option from a recognised institution or any other relevant equivalent qualification.
(ii) Certificate in Computer Applications

Contact:

http://www.laikipiacounty.go.ke/index.php/vacancies
The CEO/Secretary, Laikipia County Public Service Board, Nyahururu Townhall. P O BOX 52-20300 Nyahururu
http://www.laikipiacounty.go.ke

Deadline:

Friday, 20th January, 2017

11.Finance Officer II at Laikipia County Government– 2 (Two) Posts.

Qualifications:
(i) A Bachelors Degree in any of the following; Commerce (Finance Option), Economics, Finance, Business Management (Accounting Option) or their equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution OR Any other Bachelors Degree with Certified Public Accountant II (CPA II) qualification
(ii) Certificate in computer applications.

Contact:

http://www.laikipiacounty.go.ke/index.php/vacancies
The CEO/Secretary, Laikipia County Public Service Board, Nyahururu Townhall. P O BOX 52-20300 Nyahururu
http://www.laikipiacounty.go.ke

Deadline:

Friday, 20th January, 2017

12.Director of Finance & Administration, Kenya Country Program at PATH Kenya

Qualifications:
1.A Master’s degree in business, accounting, finance, or related field relevant to the position requirements.
2.Minimum of eight years of experience in financial management for large complex projects, of which at least five years were working in the field of international development.
3.Experience with donor accountability, strong computerized accounting and financial skills, extensive experience and knowledge of financial management and reporting processes and procedures.
4.Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting and Auditing Principles and laws, rules and regulations.
5.Knowledge of local labor laws

Contact:

https://path.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&id=23&jobid=302184&company_id=15780&version=1&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=1013201&level=levelid2&levelid2=105093&startflag=3

13.Grants and Contracts Officer, APHIAplus at PATH Kenya

Qualifications:
1.A degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or related field,
2.ACCA finalist or CPA (K),
3.Master’s Degree will be an added advantage,
4.Proficiency in MS Suite especially advanced excel,
5.At least 5 years’ relevant working experience of which 3 years should be progressive work in contracts and grants management with an international organization, experience working with Salesforce will be an added advantage.

Contact:

https://path.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&id=23&jobid=302167&company_id=15780&version=1&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=1012666&level=levelid2&levelid2=24920&startflag=3

14.Credit Manager at Rift Valley Railways (K) Ltd (RVR)

Qualifications:
1.Bachelor of Commerce (B.COM – Finance) degree or its equivalent
2.Must have CPA (K)
3.Credit control and debt management background
4.Minimum of 5 years’ experience at supervisory level
5.Knowledge, Experience and Skills
6.Knowledge of ERP Application and exploitation of IT Customer Relations management

Contact:

recruitment@rvr.co.ke
http://www.riftvalleyrail.com/

Deadline:

19th January 2017

15.Finance Manager at CARE USA

Qualifications:
1.Post-graduate degree in a Business, Accounting, Finance or related field relevant to the position requirements.
2.Minimum of seven years of experience in financial management for large complex projects, of which at least five years were working in the field of international development.
3.Experience with USAID project accounting and reporting requirements and experience in creating, utilizing, and managing systems and staff that ensure compliance with those requirements.
4.Experience in budget monitoring and managing financial reporting requirements.
5.Experience recruiting, developing, and managing staff and teams.

Contact:

https://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp02/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CAREUSA&cws=1&rid=3492

16.Accounts Assistant at Community Media Trust

Qualifications:
1.Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting/ Finance Option) ·
2.CPA Section III ·
3.Knowledge of general bookkeeping procedures·
4.Knowledge of general accounting principals·
5.Proficient in relevant computer software·
6.Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements
7.Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar position (preferably in an NGO set-up or busy working environment)

Contact:

jobs@cometkenya.org
http://cometkenya.org

Deadline:

15th January 2017

17.Finance Officer at Kibabii University-(1 Post)

Qualifications:
i. Ph.D. in Finance, Accounting or Economics and CPA with 12 years working experience 3 of which as Deputy Finance Officer Scale 14 or its equivalent.
ii. Be registered by a recognized professional body.
iii. ICT Competence.

Contact:

(a) http://www.kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/ADVERT-REGISTRARS-WEBSITE.pdf
(b) The Vice Chancellor, Kibabii University, P.O. BOX 1699–50200 Bungoma, Kenya
(c) vc@kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke

Deadline:

31st January, 2017 by 5 pm

18.Assistant Accountant at Kibabii University–(1 Post)

Qualifications:
i. A pass in part II of the CPA Examination or it’s recognized equivalent qualifications
ii. B.Com (Accounting or Finance option), Business Administration/Management (Accounting option) from a recognized institution or any other relevant equivalent qualification
iii. Certified Payroll Professional designation preferred, knowledge of accounting principles and practices, In-depth knowledge and experience of payroll calculation and processing
iv. Managerial/supervisory experience
v. Knowledge of applicable local, state and county rules and laws
vi. Proficiency in relevant payroll and accounting software, Knowledge of relevant legislation and regulatory requirements, Working knowledge of relevant computer applications ,Spread sheet usage, Knowledge of data management and financial data analysis.
vii. Registration with relevant professional body;
viii. ICT competence

Contact:

(a) http://www.kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/ADVERT-REGISTRARS-WEBSITE.pdf
(b) The Vice Chancellor, Kibabii University, P.O. BOX 1699–50200 Bungoma, Kenya
(c) vc@kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke

Deadline:

31st January, 2017 by 5 pm

19.Accounts Assistant at Kibabii University–(1 Post)

Qualifications:
i. Pass in part II of the CPA Examination or it’s recognized equivalent qualifications
ii. Three years of experience as an accounts clerk Scale 4
iii. Knowledge of accounts payable, Knowledge of general accounting procedures, Knowledge of relevant computer applications and Proficient in data entry and management

Contact:

(a) http://www.kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/ADVERT-REGISTRARS-WEBSITE.pdf
(b) The Vice Chancellor, Kibabii University, P.O. BOX 1699–50200 Bungoma, Kenya
(c) vc@kibabiiuniversity.ac.ke
Deadline:
31st January, 2017 by 5 pm
20.Finance & Administration Mgr – Kenya Strategic Information at the County Level at Palladium Group
Qualifications:
1.Relevant bachelor’s degree required; master’s degree and/or CPA preferred
2.At least eight years of program management and finance/budget experience with USAID-funded project.
3.Demonstrated knowledge and experience with USAID compliance requirements regarding finance/budget systems and processes.
4.Experience with USAID contracting assistance award mechanisms.
5.Experience with developing systems and processes for awarding and oversight of grants.
6.Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel.
7.Proven experience and knowledge of USAID management, operations, and financial/budget systems.

Contact:

http://thepalladiumgroup.com/jobs

Deadline:

27th February 2017

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