Accounts Clerk Jobs at Kisumu County (18 Open Jobs)


Accounts Clerk Job at Kisumu County

Kisumu County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following positions in their respective Departments as listed below:-

Accounts Clerk  I -JG ‘F’ (18 Posts) –

REF: KSM/CPSB/2016/192

The officer will be responsible to the Accountant in charge of the respective unit or section she or he is serving

Accounts Clerk Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Executing all the clerical accounting functions relating to the unit assigned
  • Maintaining cash books
  • Posting of ledgers
  • Filling of vouchers in an orderly way for ease of retrieval
  • Balancing ledgers
  • Doing journal entries
  • Processing LPOs, payments and payment vouchers
  • Ensuring payments are in conformity with the existing Government financial regulationsand procedures
  • Maintaining a reliable vote book system
  • Ensuring implementation of internal controls
  • Performing any other duty as may be assigned from time to time

Competencies for Accounts Clerk Job

  • Must be a Kenyan Citizen
  • Must have a Diploma in Accounting from a recognized institution or a Kenya Accounts
  • Technician Course (KATC) finalist qualification with a minimum of three (3) years’ experience, OR
  • A pass in Part II of the Certified Public Accounts (CPA) Examination with a minimum of
    three (3) years’ experience in a busy accounting environment
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be self-driven with a lot of initiative and drive
  • Proficiency in computer applications
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the values and principles outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution.
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya

   How to Apply

   The candidate should apply attaching the photocopies of the following documents:

  • National Identity card
  • Academic, Professional Certificates and Testimonials
  • Clearance Certificates from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), Kenya Revenue Authority
  • (KRA), Criminal Investigation Department (CID), Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) and
  • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)
  • A letter from the area chief.
  • Any other relevant supporting documents.

All Applications should be sent to the undersigned on or before 5th August, 2016 at 4.00 pm. The  Secretary Public Service Board P.O.Box 7792-40100, Kisumu