Taita Taveta County Public Service Board Director Budget & Economic Planning Jobs in Kenya

Taita Taveta County Public Service Board Director Budget & Economic Planning Jobs in Kenya


Position: Director Budget & Economic Planning

Job Group CPSB 03 `R’

Number of Posts: One (1)

Terms of Service: Four (4) years renewable contract subject to satisfactory performance
Remuneration: As provided for by the Salaries and Remunerations Commission

Duties and Responsibilities will include:

i. Consolidating and prioritizing of areas for allocation of public resources for the county.
ii. Identifying programmes at the county and in consolidating programmes at the sub
county level for inclusion in the project bases budget.
iii. Issuing guidelines of the budget process to be followed by all county offices.
iv. Preparing and submitting the county budget Fiscal strategy paper (CFSP) in line with
the county objectives in the Budget Policy Strategy to the County Executive.
v. Preparing and submitting the County Budget Review and Outlook Paper (CBROP).
vi. Publishing of the CBROP.
vii. Preparing and submitting the relevant draft bills to the County Assembly.
viii. Ensuring the systems in place are adopted and used as required.
ix. Coordinating allocation of resources among sectors through the sector process.
x. Provide leadership in budget management in the county.
xi. Undertaking capacity building of the staff at the county level.
xii. Dealing with county assembly questions and issues pertaining to expenditure,
monitoring and control.
xiii. Advising the county secretary on budget management.
xiv. Analyze the risk involved in new and existing budget policies.

Requirements for Appointment

i. Be a Kenyan citizen.
ii. Be a holder of Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration,
Commerce or any in a relevant equivalent.
iii. Be a holder of CPA (K) or its recognized equivalent.
iv. Be registered with the institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK)


Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).

v. Relevant work experience of not less than five (5) years
in senior management position.
vi. Master’s degree with a bias in Accounting or Finance will be an added advantage.
vii. Have a very good Microsoft Excel and IFMIS management skills.
viii. Have a Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Program (SLDP) lasting not less
than Six (6) Weeks OR equivalent senior managerial training from a recognized
ix. Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on Leadership
and Integrity.

All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope addressed to:

The Secretary/CEO
County Public Service Board
Private Bag


Hand delivered to the Board offices located at the Voi Sub County Office (Former Municipal
Council of Voi)

Important information

1) Candidates must attach a clear copy of their national identity card or valid passport.

2) Candidates MUST satisfy the requirements of chapter 6 by obtaining Clearance from
Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI),
Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Accredited Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) and Ethics
and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).

3) The applications with copies of academic and professional certificates and other
testimonials should reach the County Public Service Board on or before 4.30 PM on
Friday 15th November, 2019.

4) Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

5) Youth, women and persons with special needs are encouraged to apply.

6) Candidates found canvassing will automatically be disqualified.

County Public Service Board
Dated: Tuesday 29th October, 2019

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