Kenya Medical Research Institute(KEMRI)


Published:KMR 06
  • Advertised Date: 06/24/2022
  • Closing Date: 07/14/2022 17:00:00
  • Applications: 1139

Job Description

This is the entry and training grade for Accountants. The Accountant will work under theguidance and supervision of a senior officer.

Key Responsibilities:

  • i. Preparing payment vouchers as well as revenue vouchers and submit for processing in accordance with the laid down rules and regulations;
  • ii.Maintaining registers of documents received by and dispatched from the department;
  • iii.Issuing receipts for monies received;
  • iv.Filling payments and receipt vouchers and ensure safety of accounts files;
  • v.Filing simple statutory returns with relevant institutions;
  • vi.Entering in the system entries relating to revenues and expenses; and
  • vii.Maintaining primary records such as cashbooks, ledgers, vote books, registers and preparation of simple management reports e

Vacancy Requirements:

# Description. Requirement Type
1 Bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Accounting or Finance option), Business Administration (Accounting option) or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution; Mandatory
2 Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Part II or its equivalent; Mandatory
3 Proficiency in computer applications; and Mandatory
4 Proficiency in IT Added Advantage
5 Planning skills Added Advantage
6 Analytical skills Added Advantage
7 Communication and reporting skills; Added Advantage
8 Interpersonal skills; Added Advantage
9 Team player and Added Advantage
10 Ethical and integrity Added Advantage
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KMR 06


Address:P.O. BOX 54840-00200

Phone No:+254(020)2722541,011990227


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Our Vission:To be a Leading Centre of Excellence in Research for Human Health

Our Mission:To improve Human Health and Quality of Life 9through Research,Capacity,Building,Innovation and Service Delivery

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