Assistant Director, Finance job at Teachers Service Commission (TSC)

Vacancy title:
Assistant Director, Finance

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

Jobs at:

Teachers Service Commission (TSC)

Deadline of this Job:
31 December 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Monday, December 12, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Requirements for appointment
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: -

• Served in the grade of Principal Finance Officer for a minimum period of three (3) years or served in a comparable position for a minimum continuous period of nine (9) years;
• Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) Mean grade of C (Plain);
• Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce (Finance Option), Economics, Business Administration, Business Management or Finance from a recognized institution

• Any other relevant Bachelors degree with Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Part II/Accountant Certified Corporate Accountant (ACCA) Part II or Chartered Management Accounting or Chartered Financial Analyst Part II;
• Masters Degree in any of the following; Economics, Finance, Business Administration or in a related discipline from a recognized institution;
• Certified course in public sector financial management lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
• Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Part III/Accountant Certified Corporate Accountant (ACCA) Final or Chartered Management Accounting or Chartered Financial Analyst Final;
• Certificate in Senior Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
• Certificate in computer applications skills;
• Met the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution; and
• Demonstrated merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

Duties and responsibilities

The Assistant Director Finance will report to the Deputy Director, Finance.
Duties and responsibilities will entail: -

• preparing budget proposals, costs and solicit for funds for new capital development projects; coordinating the general accounting and payables functions; compiling and reviewing pending bills; facilitating proper utilization, custody and maintenance of assets;
• participating in preparation of sound financial policies;
• evaluating public expenditure reviews for use by management;
• reviewing and analysing each item in the departmental proposals as recommended by the budget committee;
• prepare financial commitments, issue of local purchase orders (LPOs) and Local Service orders (LSOs)
• examining the expenditure and financial commitments reports to how the variances on the budget for further review by management;
• preparing and submitting the income and expenditure reports to the controller of budget and the national treasury; and
• coaching and mentoring staff under the him/her.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 96

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 31 December 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 12-12-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 12-12-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 12-12-2066
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