Assistant Accountant General at National Police Service Commission

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

National Police Service Commission

ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT GENERAL (NPS CIVILIAN) – V/No. 49/2023 (1 POST)

  • 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 https://services.npsc.go.ke/recruitment or log in to E-Citizen portal.
Detailed job descriptions, areas of specialization and additional requirements are posted in our website www.npsc.go.ke or job portal https://services.npsc.go.ke/recruitment
Applications should be addressed to:

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

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.

To apply for this job please visit services.npsc.go.ke.