5 Accountants Job in Kenya 2020
Career Kenya: 5 Accountants Job in Kenya 2020
Employment vacancy : Today Recruitment Kenya

JOB TITLE: County Accountants (5 Posts)

 LOCATION (COUNTY): Mandera County, Turkana County, Samburu County, Lamu County and
Marsabit County
DIRECTORATE: Directorate of Finance
TERMS OF SERVICE: Permanent and Pensionable

 This position is responsible for supporting the County Elections
Manager (CEM) on day to day operations and preparation of all books of accounts
in the County office.

  • Initiate
    payment process, prepare and examine vouchers received from the
    Constituency Office Clerks in the County;
  • Prepare
    payroll for the temporary hired election officials for the County;
  • Maintain
    cashbooks and bank reconciliation for the County;
  • Deduct
    and submit statutory deductions made in the County;
  • Disbursement
    of funds to constituency offices within the County and check off returns;
  • Advise
    the CEM on all County financial matters;
  • Certify
    and verify returns and vouchers in the County;
  • Write
    cheques and arranging for withdrawal of cash for County office use;
  • Ensure
    settlement of bills for the services and goods supplied to the County
  • Handle
    leave records, office accommodation, medical issues, and any other
    administrative matters in the County;
  • Manage
    and update the risk register on electoral operations in the County;
  • Maintain
    leases, County assets titles and ensure security of all IEBC owned and hired
  • Deal
    with procurement matters promptly as may be directed in collaboration with
    Supply Chain Management Assistant;
  • Identify
    constituency needs and supplies and address them for the County;
  • Coordinate
    and maintain proper staff files, personnel, and accounting records;
  • Certify
    and verify returns from the constituencies;
  • Prepare
    expenditure returns in the County
  • Must
    have a minimum of Bachelor’s degree in, Finance, Commerce or comparable
    discipline from a recognized institution;
  • Must
    be a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) (K) or its equivalent
  • Must
    be a member of ICPAK;
  • Must
    have at least three (3) years of service in a comparable position from a
    reputable organization;
  • Must
    hail from the County he/she is applying for as indicated in national
  • Must
    have good interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Must
    be a team player and possess good management and leadership skills;
  • Must
    be computer literate and possess good analytical skills;
  • Must
    be a person of undoubted integrity
 Shortlisted applicants shall be required to avail clearances from
the following institutions as they appear for interview;
  • Ethics
    and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC);
  • Directorate
    of Criminal Investigation (DCI);
  • Kenya
    Revenue Authority (KRA);
  • Office
    of the Director of Public Prosecutions (ODPP);
  • Higher
    Education Loans Board;
  • Professional
    bodies (where applicable) to which the applicant is a member g. LSK, IHRM,
    KISM, ICPAK, AAK, IEK etc. (where applicable) and Credit Reference Bureau
    Africa Ltd or Metropol Credit Reference
After completing online application, applicants are also
required to submit hard copies of application letters, detailed CVs, academic
certificates, testimonials, and ID/Passport to:
The Commission Secretary/CEO
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission, 15th floor
Anniversary Towers,



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