CHAIR PERSON (1 POST) AND MEMBER (3 POSTS) OF KITUI COUNTY AUDIT COMMITTEE

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Company:Kitui County Public Service Board (CPSB)
Category:Government Jobs
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Ksh. Determined by the Salaries and Remuneration Commi
Location:Kitui

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Requirements for Appointment

(a) Must possess a first Degree from a university recognized in Kenya in any of the following fields: Accounting, Finance, Law, Engineering, Management, and Economics, Security / Risk management and with at least 5 years’ experience;

(b) Must not be past or present employee of the Kitui County Government and shall not have served as an employee or agent of a business organization which has carried out business with the Kitui County Government in the last two years;

(c) Must have a good understanding of the objects and principles of devolution, functions of County Governments, its operations, financial management, reporting or auditing;

(d) Possess strong interpersonal skills and able to dedicate sufficient time to the performance of audit committee work;

(e) Be a person with excellent working knowledge of an audit committee’s functions and risk management framework;

(f) Must be persons of integrity and in compliance with the requirements of Chapter Six of the constitution of Kenya 2010.

In addition to the above, any member who intends to serve as the chairperson must;

(a) Have the requisite business and leadership skills and shall not be a political office holder;

(b) Not be serving concurrently as a member of any other committee of the County Government;

(c) Be an independent proactive leader with confidence and integrity; and available to develop and closely monitor the committee agenda; and

(d) Possess relevant experience of at least 10 years.

Duties and Responsibilities of Audit Committee

The main function of the Audit Committee shall be to:

  1. Support the Accounting Officers with regard to their responsibilities for issues of risk, control and governance and associated assurance;
  2. Follow up on the implementation of the recommendations of internal and external auditors.

Terms of Service

Members of the Audit Committee will serve on part time basis and earn allowances as guided by the Salaries and

Remuneration Commission (SRC).

How to apply:

Each application should be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, testimonials and other relevant supporting documents.

Applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope with the position applied for clearly marked on the left side

and either hand delivered to the reception desk at the Kitui CPSB offices on Prisons Road, Kitui Town or posted to the following address:

The Board Secretary,

Kitui County Public Service Board,

P.O. Box 33-90200, Kitui.

Important information to all Candidates

• Applications should reach the Secretary, County Public Service Board on or before Friday, 23rd February 2018.

• Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

• Shortlisted candidates MUST meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya on Leadership and

Integrity and will be required to produce clearance/compliance certificates from the following agencies:

a) Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission

b) Higher Education Loans Board

c) Kenya Revenue Authority

d) Credit Reference Bureau

e) Directorate of Criminal Investigation

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