Accountant I job at Baringo County Government
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Vacancy title:
Accountant I

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Baringo County Government

Deadline of this Job:
Tuesday, June 11 2024 

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Baringo, East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, May 30 2024, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Duties andresponsibilities;
• Perform accounting operation in accounting unit or department.
• Verification of vouchers and committal documents in accordance with laid down rules and regulation, data capture, maintenance of primary records such as cash book, ledgers, vote book, registers and preparation of simple management reports e.g. imprest and expenditure returns etc.;
• Responsible for the safe custody of government records and assets
• Cashier roles
• Preparation of expenditure and authority to incur expenditure (AIE) funding returns on quarterly basis;
• Preparation of appropriation in Aid (AID) returns on quarterly basis at unit or department level;
• Reconciliation and generating daily and monthly reports for various ledgers;
• Verification of payment vouchers in accordance with the laid down rules and regulations;
• Perform any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Requirementsfor Appointment
• Bachelors Degree in Business related field (Bachelor of Commerce, Finance or Accounting option) from a recognized university
• Worked in a similar capacity for at least 1 year in a busy accounts department in either public or private sector.
• CPA(K) and a registered member of ICPAK
• Knowledge of IFMIS will be an added advantage.
• Knowledge of Public Sector Financial Reporting Format is necessary.
• Knowledge of Public Sector financial Regulation and procedure is necessary.
• Certificate in Computer application.
• Ability to get on well with the diverse work force; Good knowledge in the professional field or specialization; Good communication skills; Ability to take instructions; Good organizational and supervisory skills.
• Team playing skills; accuracy; care for resources; manual dexterity; Execution of instruction; interpersonal skills; analytical skills; records management skills.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 12

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Method of Application
The details of the respective positions can be accessed from the Board’s website: Interested and qualified persons are required to submit their applications either by hand delivery or by post to the undersigned not later than 5.00 pm on 17th June 2024.
Any inquiries may be directed to the Board through its official email address and/or +254731030030
Only successful candidates will be contacted.
P.O BOX 585- 30400,
Interested and qualified? Go to Baringo County Government on to apply

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Tuesday, June 11 2024
Duty Station: Baringo
Posted: 30-05-2024
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 30-05-2024
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 30-05-2067
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