Tuesday, September 9, 2008

Kenya National Audit Office Job Advertisement

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill vacant positions in the Kenya National Audit Office as indicated below:-

(i) Applicants from the Public Service should complete three (3) copies of both PSC.2 (REVISED 2007) and PSC.2A forms. All three (3) copies of duly completed PSC.2 (REVISED 2007) forms should be submitted to the Controller and Auditor-General. The original copy of PSC.2A forms should be submitted to the Controller and Auditor-General through Heads of Departments who will complete part II of the form and forward it to the Controller and Auditor-
General. Duplicate and triplicate copies should be submitted directly to the Controller and Auditor-General.

(ii) Applicants who are not in the Public Service should complete three (3) copies of PSC.2 (REVISED 2007) forms and submit them directly to the Controller and Auditor-General.

(iii) In all cases, copies of the applicant's certificates, testimonials and ID Card (not originals) should be attached to the duly completed original copies of application forms.

(iv) Applications should reach the Controller and Auditor-General by 29 September, 2008. The applications can either be mailed to:-

The Controller and Auditor-General,
Kenya National Audit Office,
P.O.Box 30084-00100,
NAIROBI.

Or

Hand-delivered to the reception of the Kenya National Audit Office on 3rd Floor of Anniversary Towers, University Way, Nairobi.

Or
Submitted through E-mail: cag @ kenao.go.ke

(v) Applicants should indicate the Advertisement Number of the position applied for on the application forms as required and on the envelope forwarding the" forms, where this mode of delivery is preferred.

ADVERTISEMENT NO. 1112008
DIRECTOR OF AUDIT (7 VACANCIES)
SALARY: KENAO SCALE 3

Job Description
A Director of Audit will head an Audit Division comprising a minimum of two Sub-divisions in Central Government, Local Authorities or State Corporations Departments. He/She may also be deployed in the Finance, Administration, Human Resource &Training Department or in the Specialized Audit Units.

He/She will be responsible for efficient and effective organization, co-ordination, control and supervision of all audit functions and other responsibilities, staff development and discipline in the Division.

Requirements for Appointment
To be considered for appointment to the position of Director of Audit, applicants must have:-

(i) A first degree from a reputable university plus a post-graduate (Diploma and above) qualification in a field relevant to the audit function such as Accounting, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Law, Business Administration or Public Administration; or

(ii) A first degree from a reputable university plus CPA (K) qualification or its recognized equivalent.

In both cases, applicants must have had extensive audit experience in the Public Service or in a large audit firm for a minimum period of eighteen (18) years, three (3) of which must have been at a senior level.

(iii) Applicants from the Kenya National Audit Office who are qualified for promotion to the grade of Director of Audit in accordance with the Scheme of Service for Audit Examiners and Auditors will be considered.

Applicants who have knowledge and experience in Value For Money, Environmental and/or Forensic Audits, as well as in computerized auditing will have an added advantage.

ADVERTISEMENT NO. 1212008
DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF AUDIT (7 VACANCIES)
SALARY: KENAO SCALE 4

Job Description


A Deputy Director of Audit will be in charge of an Audit Sub-division comprising a number of Audit Branches responsible for audit of several Government Ministries/Departments, Local Authorities or State Corporations. He/She may also be deployed in the Finance, Administration, Human Resource & Training Department or in the Specialized Audit Units.

He/She will be responsible for efficient and effective organization, co-ordination, control and supervision of audit operations and other responsibilities, staff development and discipline in the Sub-division.

Requirements for Appointment
To be considered for appointment to the position of Deputy Director of Audit, applicants must have:-

(i) A first degree from a reputable university plus a post-graduate (Diploma and above) qualification in a field relevant to the audit function such as Accounting, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Law, Business Administration or Public Administration; or

(ii) A first degree from a reputable university plus CPA (K) qualification or its recognized equivalent.

In both cases, applicants must have had extensive audit experience for a minimum period of fifteen (15) years either in the Public Service or in a large audit firm, three (3) of which must have been at a senior level.

(iii) Applicants from the Kenya National Audit Office who are qualified for promotion to the grade of Deputy Director of Audit in accordance with the Scheme of Service for Audit Examiners and Auditors will be considered.

Applicants who have knowledge and experience in Value For Money, Environmental and/or Forensic Audits, as well as in computerized auditing will have an added advantage.

ADVERTISEMENT NO. 1312008
AUDITOR III - 19 VACANCIES
SALARY: KENAO SCALE 10

Job Description


Auditor 111 is the entry grade for auditors who will undergo the normal departmental training in all aspects of audit work in Central Government, Local Authorities and State Corporations. The training will also cover matters and issues relating to both Specialized Audit and Finance, Administration, Human Resource &Training Departments.

During the course of the training, an Auditor III will undertake a variety of auditing work under the guidance and supervision of a senior officer.

Requirements for Appointment

To be considered for appointment as an Auditor III, applicants must have minimum qualifications of:-

(i) A Second Class Honours degree from a reputable university in a field relevant to the audit function such as Accounting, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Law, Business Administration or Public Administration; or

(ii) A degree from a reputable university plus Part II of CPA (K) qualification or its recognized equivalent.

Applicants with post-graduate (Diploma and above) qualifications in fields relevant to the audit function and/or have knowledge and experience in computerized auditing will have an added advantage.






2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Were these jobs ever shortlisted?

Anonymous said...

yeah they did and it was too unfortunate i got the response two weeks late. I think they should be calling instead of posting letters or they just sms.

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