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Public Service Commission Chief Finance Officer/ Deputy Director of Budget - (16 Posts) V/No.41/2017 Jobs in Kenya


For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  • Served for a cumulative period of twelve (12) years, three (3) of which should have been in the grade of Senior Principal Finance Officer/Assistant Director of Budget, Job Group ‘P’ and above or in comparable relevant positions in the Public Service;
  • A Bachelor’s degree in any of the following discipline: Commerce (Finance Option), Economics, Business Administration, Business Management or Finance from a university recognized in Kenya;
    OR
    any other Bachelor’s degree from a university recognized in Kenya plus Certified Public Accountant II (CPA II) qualification;
  • A Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA), Economics, Finance, Commerce or in any other Financial related discipline from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • Shown outstanding capability in Financial Management;
  • Demonstrated understanding of national development goals, policies, objectives and national values and principles of governance.

    Note: Possession of a strategic leadership course from a recognized institution will be considered an added advantage

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing budgetary requirements for the department;
  • Ensuring systematic expenditures consistent with work plans;
  • Developing contract liability projections for the identification and budgeting of contractual and legal financial obligations;
  • Budget planning, preparation and implementation;
  • Coordinating the preparation of annual work plans, procurement plans and cash management;
  • Advising the accounting officer on financial management matters;

    Specific duties and responsibilities at the National Treasury include:

  • Coordinating the allocation of resources among a number of ministries through public sector process;
  • Providing leadership in budget management;
  • Dealing with parliamentary questions and issues pertaining to expenditure, monitoring and control;
  • Advising the Treasury on Budget management;
  • Assessing the risk involved in new and existing budget policies.

    How to Apply

    By completing ONE PSC 2 (Revised 2016) application form. The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.
    Completed applications should be sent or delivered to:

    The Secretary/CEO
    Public Service Commission
    Commission House
    P.o. Box 30095 – 00100
    Nairobi


    Applications should reach the Commission on or before 15th June, 2017.

    For more information and job application details, see; Public Service Commission Chief Finance Officer/ Deputy Director of Budget - (16 Posts) V/No.41/2017 Jobs in Kenya




    Public Service Commission Deputy Chief Finance Officer/ Senior Assistant Director of Budget –(12 Posts) - V/No.42/2017 Jobs in Kenya

    (Job Group ‘Q’)

    For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  • Served for a cumulative period of twelve (12) years, three (3) of which should have been in the grade of Principal Finance Officer/Principal Budget Officer, Job Group ‘N’ and above or in comparable and relevant positions in the Public Service;
  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following discipline: Commerce (Finance Option), Economics, Business Administration, Business Management or Finance from a university recognized in Kenya;
    OR
    any other Bachelor’s degree from a university recognized in Kenya plus Certified Public
    Accountant II (CPA II) qualification;
  • A Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA), Economics, Finance, Commerce or in any other Financial related discipline from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • Shown outstanding capability in Financial Management;
  • Demonstrated understanding of national development goals, policies and objectives, national values and principles of governance.

    Note: Possession of a strategic leadership course from a recognized institution will be considered an added advantage

    Duties and Responsibilities

    An officer at this level will be deployed as a head of Finance Department in a Ministry/State Department or in the Budget Department at the National Treasury.

  • Controlling of budgetary commitments;
  • Financial evaluation and processing of major policy changes (i.e. changes with substantial financial implications);
  • Incorporating State Corporations budgets and other agencies funded in the parent Ministry/Departments budget;
  • Release of funds for State Corporations and monitoring the use of the financial resources;
  • Monitoring and servicing of guaranteed loans by State Corporations and taking follow up action on the recovery of funds owed to the Government;
  • Monitoring and review of programme implementation and taking corrective measures;
  • Issuance of Authority-to incur Expenditure (AIE) to various spending points, particularly to the sub-counties and ensuring that AIEs are consistent with quarterly ceilings;
  • Undertaking risk management.

    Specific duties and responsibilities at the National Treasury

  • Coordinating overall budget preparation of Sector and Ministerial levels;
  • Financial evaluation and processing of major policy changes;
  • Developing improved budget practices and systems within the public service;
  • Monitoring and reviewing of financial and physical implementation of projects and programmes and initiating corrective action;
  • Initiating policy changes with regard to the overall expenditure patterns;
  • Coordinating proposals for release of exchequer;
  • Facilitating budget implementation and execution by ministries/departments and agencies (MDAs);
  • Reviewing project proposals and recommendation for funding;
  • Analyzing quarterly and annual ministerial budget performance reports;
  • Undertaking risk analysis in budget management.

    How to Apply

    By completing ONE PSC 2 (Revised 2016) application form. The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.
    Completed applications should be sent or delivered to:

    The Secretary/CEO
    Public Service Commission
    Commission House
    P.o. Box 30095 – 00100
    Nairobi


    Applications should reach the Commission on or before 15th June, 2017.

    For more information and job application details, see; Public Service Commission Deputy Chief Finance Officer/ Senior Assistant Director of Budget –(12 Posts) - V/No.42/2017 Jobs in Kenya




    Public Service Commission Finance Officer III - (120 Posts) – V/No.43/2017 Jobs in Kenya

    For appointment to this grade a candidate must have in possession of either:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following areas: Commerce (Finance Option), Economics, Business Administration, Business Management or Finance;
    OR
  • Any other relevant Bachelor’s degree with Certified Public Accountant II (CPA II) qualification.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    This is the entry and training grade for the Finance/Budget Officers cadre. An officer at this
    level will work under a more senior officer.

  • Compiling and formatting financial estimates
  • Taking initial action and budget monitoring;
  • Preparing reports and briefs on budgetary policy issues.

    How to Apply

    By completing ONE PSC 2 (Revised 2016) application form. The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.
    Completed applications should be sent or delivered to:

    The Secretary/CEO
    Public Service Commission
    Commission House
    P.o. Box 30095 – 00100
    Nairobi


    Applications should reach the Commission on or before 15th June, 2017.

    For more information and job application details, see; Public Service Commission Finance Officer III - (120 Posts) – V/No.43/2017 Jobs in Kenya

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