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Assistant Accountant at Kenya Methodist University (KeMU)

Kenya Methodist University (KeMU) is a Chartered Private Christian Institution of higher learning which aims to contribute to the transformation of our society by providing high quality education that promotes excellence in scholarship, research and selfless service to the community.


We would wish to invite internal qualified applicants for the position of Assistant Accountant:

The Job holder will be responsible for reviewing accounting documents and transactions to ascertain compliance, accuracy, relevance, and reasonableness of the transactions in accordance with the University policies and guidelines.


  1. Verification of Procurement’s documentations to ensure they are in accordance with finance and procurement policies.
  2. Verification and ascertainment of all stores receipts and issues are in line with university policies.
  3. Vouching of all payment vouchers and imprest documents.
  4. Continuous review of university receipts including students’ payments
  5. Detection, deterrence and prevention of financial errors and frauds in liaison with internal audit
  6. Ascertainment of internal control deficiencies, risks and advise the Management of the mitigation.
  7. Ensure full Compliance with Procurement, Finance and related policies in all financial transactions.


  1. Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Accounting option) or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
  2. CPA (K) Qualification
  3. A member of ICPAK and in good standing.
  4. 5 years’ experience as Accounts Assistant in the University or other comparable institution
  5. Audit experience would be an added advantage.

Method of Application

Each application shall be accompanied by detailed Curriculum Vitae, Copies of Relevant Academic and Professional Certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, Testimonials, and other relevant supporting documents. Scanned copies of these documents must accompany the email application.

Applicants must also submit the following:

  1. Clearance from Kenya Revenue Authority
  2. Clearance from Higher Education Loans Board
  3. Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  4. Clearance from Credit Reference Bureau
  5. Criminal Investigation Department (Certificate of Good Conduct)
  6. Certificate of Good Conduct from Criminal Investigation Department.
  7. Letters of recommendation (in sealed envelopes) from at least three persons familiar with the applicant’s professional experience and general character one of whom must be the pastor of their local church.

All the positions above require individuals who are committed to Christian values and are of high ethical standards, integrity, and professionalism.
All applications shall clearly be marked with the Reference Number of the Advertised position “Application for the position of (position applied for)”and submitted as follows:

  1. Three (3) hard copies, and
  2. An electronic copy in PDF format to be sent direct to the Vice Chancellor on email: [email protected]

Three hard copies marked as per the position should be sent to:

The Vice Chancellor
Kenya Methodist University
P.O. Box 267 – 60200

So as to reach the Vice Chancellor not later than 18th August 2021. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Applicants are required to request their referees to write to us directly using the above address.

KeMU is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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