Assistant Accountant General at National Police Service Commission

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

National Police Service Commission


  • Gross salary: Consolidated (NPSC Scale 6)
  • Leave allowance: As per NPSC approved rate
  • Annual Leave: 30 working days per financial year
  • Medical Cover: As provided in the NPSC Medical
  • Scheme Terms of Service: Permanent and Pensionable

Duties and Responsibilities;

  • Monitoring implementation of Accounting standards and systems for compliance including Integrated Financial Management Information System (IFMIS) operations;
  • Preparation of Bi-annual Accounts;
  • Assisting in the administration of the Accounting Unit;
  • Assisting the head of the Accounting unit to provide advisory services to the Accounting Officer and other stake holders on all financial and accounting matters;
  • Preparation of management and statutory reports including final accounts;
  • Assisting in the development of supplementary financial regulations and procedures to enhance internal controls established through normal Treasury regulations and procedures;
  • Setting targets for the accounts staff and evaluating achievement.

Requirements for Appointment;

  • Holds a Masters’ Degree in Business Administration (MBA), Economics, Finance, Commerce or in a financial related discipline from a recognized university;
  • Holds a Bachelors’ degree in Finance, Accounting or a related field;
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) K or Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) or Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA);
  • Have attended and successfully completed a Senior Management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks;
  • Served satisfactorily in the grade of Senior Accountant and above in a reputable organization for a minimum period of Eight (8) years, three (3) years of which must be in a comparable position;
  • Demonstrated professional competence in the field of Accounting and Public Finance.

Method of Application

Candidates who meet the requirements should make their applications ONLINE through jobs portal or log in to E-Citizen portal.
Detailed job descriptions, areas of specialization and additional requirements are posted in our website or job portal
Applications should be addressed to:

The Commission Secretary/Chief Executive Officer
National Police Service Commission
SkyPark Building, Westlands
P.O. Box 47363-00100

Closing date;
The applications should reach the Commission on or before Thursday 16th November, 2023 at 5.00pm (East African Time).
Please Note:

  • Civilian staff serving at the NPS, deployed by state departments are encouraged to apply;
  • Applicants who had applied for the re-advertised positions are encouraged to re-apply;
  • National Police Service Commission is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender equality. Persons with disabilities and those from Marginalized & Minority groups are encouraged to apply;
  • Only Shortlisted candidates shall be contacted;
  • Successful candidates for the positions of NPSC salary scale 6 and above will be required to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 by submitting a HELB Clearance Certificate, Tax compliance from KRA, Clearance from EACC and Police Clearance Certificate;
  • Do not deliver any hard copy applications nor send through post;
  • Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification.

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