Kisumu National Polytechnic Accountant Jobs in Kenya

Kisumu National Polytechnic Accountant Jobs in Kenya


  • The Kisumu National Polytechnic invites applications from qualified Kenyans for the following vacant position:

    Accountant

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • An officer at this level will be required to deal with accounting operations in an Accounting
    section. Work at this level will be subjected to occasional checks rather than close supervision.

  • Work will involve verification of vouchers and committal documents in accordance with laid down
    rules and regulations; data capture, maintenance of primary records such as cashbooks, ledgers, vote
    books, registers and preparation of simple management reports e.g. impress and expenditure returns etc.

  • He/she will be responsible for the safe custody of intuitional records and assets under him/her, analysis of the below the line accounts and may be deployed as a cashier where duties will entail receiving duly processed payments and receipt vouchers; writing cheques and posting payments and receipt vouchers in the cash books; balancing and ruling of the cash books on daily basis; arranging for withdrawal of cash for office use and ensuring safety of the same at all times;

  • Extracting and providing cash liquidity analysis; ensuring security of cheques and cheque books;

  • Prepare accurate year-end financial statements to assist with the preparation of financial statements, and with planning of the resources.

  • Monitor the institution payments and receipts on day to day basis.

  • Performed any other duty as may be assigned by
    the management

    Requirements for Appointment

  • A candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Accounting or Finance option) and
    passed Part II of the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Examination.
    OR Passed Part III of the Certified Public Accountants (K) Examination or its approved
    equivalent qualification from a recognized institution or any other relevant equivalent
    qualification;

  • Certificate in Computer Applications; and

  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

  • Must be affiliated to a relevant professional body.

  • Compliance with chapter 6 of the constitution.
    Personal Qualities

  • Ability to get on well with the diverse workforce

  • Good knowledge in the professional field of specialization

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to take instructions

  • Good organizational and supervisory skills
    Core Skills

  • Team playing skills

  • Accuracy

  • Care for resources

  • Execution of instructions

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Analytical skills

  • Records Management skills

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Kisumu National Polytechnic Accountant Jobs in Kenya


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