Meru County Assembly Audit Committee Members Jobs in Kenya

County Assembly of Meru

County Assembly  Service Board

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The Meru County Assembly Service Board invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the positions indicated below:

Member, Meru County Assembly Audit Committee

2 Positions

a) Requirements for Appointment

1. Interested candidates should have a Minimum of a degree from a recognized University in the following fields, Accounting, Finance, Auditing, Economics, Risk management or other related fields;

2. Be a citizen of Kenya;

3. Have a good understanding of the County Assembly operations, Financial Management and reporting / Auditing;

4. Have a good understanding of the objects, principles and functions of the County Assembly;

5. Meet the requirement of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010;

6. Be an active member of a professional body; and

7. Have the requisite business and leadership skills and shall not be a political office holder.

b) Duties and Responsibilities

1. Review and report to the Board and the Accounting Officer financial issues, judgments and audit queries made in relation to the County Assembly’s financial statements;

2. Review clarity and completeness of financial statements and disclosures in relation to applicable rules and regulations;

3. Monitor effectiveness of the Assembly’s performance management and performance information;

4. Provide strong and effective oversight of the County Assembly’s internal audit;

5. Provide effective liaison and facilitate communication between management and external auditors; and

6. Ensure effectiveness of both internal and external audit processes.


a) Members of Audit Committee shall serve on part-time basis for a period of three years;

b) The allowances payable to members of the Audit Committee, being public officers, shall be as determined by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC);

c) The Chairperson of the Audit Committee shall be independent of the County Government’s entities; and

d) Members appointed to the Audit Committee shall not be past or present employees of the entity, and shall not have served as an employee or agent of any business organization which has carried out any business with the County Assembly in the last two years.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to forward their applications together with copies of:

a) National Identification Card (ID)

b) Certificates and testimonials

c) Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)

d) Certificate of Good Conduct

e) Clearance Certificate from a Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

f) Clearance Certificate from the Ethics and Anti- Corruption Commission (EACC)

g) Clearance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

Please note that:

a) Candidates should NOT attach original documents.

b) Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.

c) Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.

d) The Meru County Assembly Service Board is an equal opportunity employer, and women, the youth and persons with disabilities who meet the specified requirements are encouraged to apply.

All applications should indicate clearly the position applied for on the top left corner of the envelope and be addressed to:

The Secretary,
County Assembly Service Board,
County Assembly of Meru,
P.O Box 3- 60200,

OR, be hand delivered to the Clerk’s office, County Assembly precincts, Meru, to be received on or before Friday, 17th April, 2020, at 4:00 p.m.

County Assembly of Meru
County Assembly  Service Board
Landlines: 064-30040/064-30042

Audit and Quality Assurance, Accounting and Finance
Updated: March 28, 2020 — 10:39 am