Principal Accountant Job Kenya Water Institute (KEWI) 2023

  • Published date: May 23, 2023
  • Category: Accounting, Auditing & Finance
    • Location: Nairobi, Nairobi
  • Jop type:
  • Salary: Ksh Not mentioned
  • Company name: Jobs in Kenya

Job Description

Principal Accountant Job, Latest Kenyan Accounting Vacancies,

ADVERT NO. EXT/ 10/05/2023


Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:

  • Coordinating management accounting and preparation of final accounts and statements;

  • Ensuring timely and proper bank reconciliation;

  • Interpreting regulations of the Institute pertaining to financial control and management;

  • Timely and accurate preparation of quality management reports;

  • Coordinating preparation of budgets based on work plans;

  • Ensuring provision of accurate timely reliable financial information as well as timely submission of annual financial statements of accounts;

  • Interpretation of financial policies for sound accounting principles, practices and control and management of corporate tax, VAT and other statutory deductions.

Job Specifications
For appointment to this scale, a candidate must meet the following requirements:

  • Served in the scale of Senior Accountant or in a comparable and relevant position in a reputable organization for a minimum period of four (4) years;

  • Have a Master’s degree in any of the following: Commerce, Accounting, Business Administration, Finance or their equivalent qualification from a recognized Institution;

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Accounting or Finance option) and passed Part III of Certified Public Accountants (K) Examination or its recognized equivalent;

  • Registered with the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) and the Registration of Accountants Board (RAB);

  • Senior Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;

  • Be proficient in computer applications including Accounts related packages;

  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results;

  • Fulfill the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution.

How to Apply

Full details of the job descriptions and requirements for appointments can be accessed through the link

Interested candidates who meet the requirements of KW2, KW3 and KW4 positions should submit soft copies of their application(s) with detailed CV and testimonials to the email address: while KW5, KW6, KW7, KW8 and KW9 positions should submit soft copies of their application(s) with detailed CV and testimonials to the email address:

Hard copies to be sent or hand-delivered to KEWI Headquarters located along Ole Shapara Avenue South C, Nairobi by 30th May, 2023

Applications for KW2, KW3 and KW4 positions should be addressed to:

The Chairperson
Kenya Water Institute Governing Council
P.O Box 60013-00200 Nairobi

In addition to the above indicated requirements, applicants will be required to meet the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya on Leadership and Integrity.
The following clearances will be required from successful candidates upon offer of job and not at the application stage.

  • Certificate of Good Conduct;

  • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti – Corruption Commission;

  • Certificate of Compliance from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB);

  • Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) Tax Compliance Clearance; and

  • Certificate of Clearance from the Credit Reference Bureau (CRB).

KEWI is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified persons; including Women, Persons living with Disability and persons from Minority groups to apply. Only successful candidates shall be contacted for interviews.



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