Deputy Director, Budget Services, Job in Kenya

Deputy Director Budget Services

Duties and responsibilities

Preparation of budget and ensuring units’ adherence to the budget ceilings;

Control of budgetary commitments;

Financial evaluation and processing of major policy changes (i.e change will have substantial financial implications) within the programs/projects;

Monitoring and review of program implementation and taking corrective measures;

Coordinating budget preparation process;

Developing improved budgetary practices and systems within the county public service;

Monitoring and reviewing of financial and physical implementation of projects and programs and initiating corrective measures;

Initiating policy changes about the overall expenditure patterns;

Undertaking risk analysis in budget management;

Undertaking risk management for flagship projects /programs;

Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Requirement for appointment

For appointment in this grade, a candidate must have: –

Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Economics, Commerce, (Accounting or Finance Option), Business Administration/Business Management (Accounting or Finance Option), Finance, Accounting, or any other equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;

Master’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: Business Management, Economics,

Finance or any other related qualification from a recognized institution will be an added advantage;

Certified Public Accountant (CPA-K) in good standing;

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

Certificate in Computer Application from a recognized institution; and

Demonstrate a thorough understanding of national goals, policies, and objectives and the ability to relate them to the budgeting function

Method of Application

Written applications, CV copies of Certificates, Testimonials, and Identity Card should be submitted in a sealed envelope marked on the left side the position being applied for and addressed to:

The Secretary,
Turkana County Public Service Board,
P.O. BOX 05, Lodwar, — 30500.


Delivered by hand at the reception desk at Turkana County Public Service Board Offices located along Nawoitorong Road opposite Lodwar Club located off Kitale — Lodwar highway to reach the undersigned on or before Friday 3rd November, 2023 by 5.00 pm (East African Time).