Senior Financial Officer

  • Full Time
  • Busia

Busia County Government

Job Description

VACANCIES IN THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR ADVERTISEMENT OF VACANCIES

Pursuant to Article 235(1) (b) of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010, and Section 59(1) (b) of the County Governments Act, 2012, the County Public Service Board of Busia would like to employ interested and qualified Persons to fill the following Positions in the Office of Governor.

JOBS AND APPOINTMENT SPECIFICATIONS

SENIOR FINANCE OFFICER/SENIOR BUDGET OFFICER,JOB GROUP ‘M’-(ONE POST)

Duties and Responsibilities.

County/Departments

Duties and responsibilities at this level shall entail:-

(i) Preparing County Budgets for the recurrent and development votes;

(ii) Preparing quarterly expenditure forecasts as a basis for discussions with the Treasury for release of funds;

(iii) Initiating proposals seeking funds for additional expenditure and reallocation of voted funds during the year; and

(iv) Monitoring expenditure and projects including programme implementation on a periodic basis and ensuring timely disbursement of funds.

Budgetary Supply Department

Within the Budgetary Supply Department, duties at this level will entail;

Compiling of budget estimates;
Compiling of Fiscal returns;
Preparing of Fiscal reports;
Compiling of expenditure proposals; and
Compiling of Budget outputs and outcomes.

Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have;

(i) Served in the grade of Finance Officer I or comparable and relevant position in the Public Service for at least three (3) years;

(ii) A certificate in Public Financial Management from a recognized institution lasting not less than four (4) weeks;

(iii) Attended a Senior Management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks; and

Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

NOTE:

Application should reach the Secretary/CEO Public service Board on or before 4th June 2018

Applicants are required to obtain clearance from the following institutions

Criminal Investigations Department(CID)
Higher Education Loans Board(HELB)
Kenya Revenue Authority(KRA)
Ethics And Anti-Corruption Commission(EACC)

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original national Identity cards, Academic certificates, testimonials and clearance at the interview.

Busia County Government is an equal opportunity employer; youths, persons living with disabilities, women and other disadvantaged persons are encouraged to apply.

HOW TO APPLY;

Written applications, enclosing current Curriculum Vitae, Copies of academic and professional certificates and National Identity Card/Passport should be submitted to.

THE SECRETARY/ CEO,

COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD

PORT VICTORIA PLAZA

P.O BOX 1103-50400

BUSIA (KENYA

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