Answerable to the Finance and Administration Manager, project accountant will be responsible for Finance and Administration functions of the Board.
Formulation and implementation of sound financial policies, strategies and systems.
Managing all the Board’s internal and external financial reporting, budgeting and forecasting requirements.
Overseeing the production of timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and annual financial management accounts, and other reports.
Implementing financial and accounting systems
Ensuring adequate controls that support the Board’s financial operational efficiency and compliance.
Procurement and distribution of the Board’s office equipment, services and assets.
Monthly and quarterly reports on on-going assignments
The successful candidate must have:
A Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (finance option), Business Administration or other relevant field.
Certified Public Accountant CPA II.
A post graduate qualification in Financial Management or other relevant field will be an added advantage.
Minimum 5 years experience of which 3 years should have been in administration and finance functions in a large and busy organization.
Knowledge or government and donor financial reporting
Demonstrable administrative and managerial capability in work performance and results
Good communications and leadership skills
Relevant Information & Communication Technology skills
Northern Water Services Board is an equal opportunity employer and this advertisement is open to all eligible experts irrespective of gender. These positions are on a one-year contact
to be renewed subject to performance and requirements. Please send your applications including cv, email and other contact details latest by Monday, the 18th April 2011 to the following address
The Chief Executive Officer,
Northern Water Services Board,
Maji House, Kismayu Road.
P.O. Box 493 – 70100, Garissa, Kenya.