Gusii Water and Sanitation Finance Manager Jobs in Kenya

Gusii Water and Sanitation Finance Manager Jobs in Kenya

Gusii Water and Sanitation Company Limited (GWASCO) was incorporated in 2006 to supply water and sanitation services to the larger Gusii (Kisii and Nyamira) area under a Service Provision Agreement (SPA) with the Lake Victoria South Water Services Board.

In view of this and as part of fulfilling our mandate, GWASCO is seeking to fill the following Management positions with customer service oriented, qualified and experienced individuals who seek to be part of a result oriented team.

Job title:

  • Finance Manager

    Reports to:
  • Managing Director

    Job purpose

    The Finance Manager is responsible for the finance function of the company to perform financial analysis and as per laid down procedures.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee performance management in the Finance Department
  • Develop department budget and work plan
  • Prepare board management papers for approval
  • Identify procurement needs of the department
  • Prepare and review departmental policies and accounting manuals in line with international financial standards and government regulations
  • Budget preparation/ cash flow management review to ensure sustainability and giving strategic advice to board /CMT.
  • Manage reporting of financial statements/performance to board/CMT
  • Participate in strategic planning and implementation
  • Establish and ensure application of sound financial policies e.g. financial manual for the company), systems and procedures for the company in compliance with statutory regulations.
  • Conduct periodic review of actual performance against budget and explaining any variances
  • Control expenditure for decision making
  • Deal with banks /financial institutions.
  • Responsible for physical assets assigned by the company
  • Makes strategic, operational and financial decisions for the department
  • Identify training needs for the departmental staff.
  • Participate in the recruitment of staff within the department, mentor and coach departmental staff, plans the work of subordinates, assigns work performance , appraises/evaluates subordinates performance
  • Work closely with the CMT in all areas
  • Performing related work as may be required.

    Job Specification:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Strategic Management or any other Business-related field from a recognized institution
  • CPA (K), ACCA
    or relevant professional qualification
  • Member of a professional body in good standing
  • At least 7 years experience with a minimum of 3 years in a managerial or supervisory position
  • Meets the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

    Term of Service
  • Three Years Contract

    Direct Reports
  • Accountants

    Candidates will be required to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 including:
  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations;
  • Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board;
  • Tax Compliance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority;
  • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission;
  • Report from an Approved Credit Reference Bureau.

    How to Apply:
  • If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for any of the roles above, please submit your application including a detailed CV, copies of relevant certificates, National Identification card and testimonials from your current or previous employer, clearly indicating your current and expected remuneration, email and telephone contacts of three (3) professional referees by 9th May, 2019
  • Submit your application in a sealed envelope with the respective Job Reference Number clearly marked to:
    The Managing Director,
    Gusii Water & Sanitation Company Limited.
    P.O. Box 3880 -40200,

  • Email:
  • GWASCO is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • Female candidates and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
  • For more information and job application details, see; Gusii Water and Sanitation Finance Manager Jobs in Kenya

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