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THE JUDICIARY JOBS SYSTEM


Details for Job Reference Number: V/No. 18/2012
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Position SENIOR ACCOUNTANT
Job Reference NumberV/No. 18/2012
Number of Posts 1
Terms of Service Permanent and Pensionable or Contract
Work Station Nairobi
Date registered20-Dec-2012
Opening Date of Advert20-Dec-2012
Closing Date of Advert10-Jan-2013

Requirements
-For appointment to this position, an applicant must be in possession of the following minimum qualifications:-
(i) Posses a Bachelors Degree in Commerce (Accounting Option), Business Administration or any other recognized equivalent qualification from a recognised institution;
(ii) Be a CPA III (Finalist);
(iii) Have at least six (6) years relevant work experience;
(iv) Have undertaken a management course lasting not less four (4) weeks;
(v) Have demonstrated professional competence in accounts work;
(vi) Be proficient in computer applications;
(vii) Possession of a Masters degree in Accounting
-Finance from a recognised institution will be an added advantage; and
(viii) Must meet the requirements set out in Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya.
Duties and Responsibilities
-The successful candidates will be deployed to head the Accounts Unit of the Commission and will be reporting to the Registrar, JSC and the Director of Finance.
Specific duties will include:-
(i) Planning, co-ordination, design, implementation and control of accounts systems in the Judicial Service Commission;
(ii) Assuring efficient organization, control and supervision of accounting work;
(iii) Assuring proper interpretation and implementation of accounts regulations and procedures;
(iv) Providing quality and timely accounting services in the Judicial Service Commission, including maintenance of accurate accounting records and preparation of management and statutory financial reports;
(v) Participating and advising the JSC Finance and Administration Committee;
(vi) Maintaining an inventory on all bank accounts of the Commission;
(vii) Authorizing payments and signing cheques;
(viii) Preventing fraud and errors and safeguarding of assets; and
(ix) Setting and maintaining high accounting standards.
Important Information
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