Accountant 1 Officer job at National Defence University Kenya

Vacancy title:
Accountant 1 Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Education, and Training , Category: Accounting ]

Jobs at:

National Defence University Kenya

Deadline of this Job:
29 April 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nakuru , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, April 11, 2023 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Qualification Requirements
Appointment to this position, must have/be:

• Registered member of the Institute of the Certified Public Accountant of Kenya (ICPAK) or equivalent professional body;
• A bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in a relevant field such as accounting administration;
• Served in a comparable relevant position in the Public Service or private sector for minimum of three (3) years; and
• ICT proficiency in the relevant area is mandatory.

Core Competencies
The core competencies and skills include:
• Communication skills;
• Computerised Accounting skills;
• Interpersonal skills;
• Ability to attend to details; and
• Analytical skills;

Duties And Responsibilities
The Senior Accountant will be responsible for:

• Directing, controlling and coordination of routine and non-routine accountancy matters;
• Advising on financial policies as well as ensuring adherence to accounting principles and control of financial transactions;
• Mentoring, training and developing assigned staff members in accounting services;
• Undertake ad hoc assignments relating to accounting services;
• Certify and verify returns, documents, vouchers and monitor revenue collections;
• Keep custody of accountable documents; and
• Any other relevant duty(ies) assigned by Management.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

• Candidates may submit manual (hard copy) or electronic (online) applications.
• All applications should be submitted together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, a copy of ID/Passport, copies of academic certificates, testimonials and any other relevant supporting documents.
• Scanned copies of the stated documents must accompany the online application.
• The Curriculum Vitae should include information on academic qualifications, professional experience, leadership and management roles, membership to professional association(s), email address and telephone contacts.
• Manual applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked:

“Application for the position of Accountant 1 Officer - National Defence University-Kenya” and delivered to:
National Defence University-Kenya
P.O. Box 3812-20100

Online applications may be submitted via email to: 
All applications should reach National Defence University-Kenya on or before 29th April 2023 latest 5.00 p.m. (East African Time).

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 29 April 2023  
Duty Station: Nakuru
Posted: 11-04-2023
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 11-04-2023
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 11-04-2065
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