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  • Posted: Feb 3, 2023
    Deadline: Feb 19, 2023
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    Kakamega County is one of the 47 counties in the Republic of Kenya. It borders Vihiga County to the south, Siaya County to the West, Bungoma County to the North and Nandi County to the East. The county covers an area of 3050.3 Km2 (Kakamega CDP, 2013). The altitude of the county is between 1,240 metres and 2,000 metres above sea level.
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    Internal Audit Committee - 4 Positions


    • Evaluate whether processes are in place to address key roles and responsibilities in relation to risk management;
    • Evaluate the adequacy of the control environment to provide reasonable assurance that the systems of internal control are of a high standard and functioning as intended.
    • Perform an independent review of the financial statements to ensure the integrity and transparency of the financial reporting process.
    • Monitor the effectiveness of the County Government’s performance information and compliance with the performance management framework and performance reporting requirements.
    • Evaluate the quality of the internal audit function, particularly in the areas of planning, monitoring and reporting.
    • Engage with external audit and assess the adequacy of management response to issues identified by audit.
    • Review the effectiveness of how the County Government monitors compliance with relevant legislative and regulatory requirements and promotes a culture committed to lawful and ethical behavior.


    A person shall be qualified for appointment as a Member of the Internal Audit Committee of the County Government of Kakamega under Regulations 167 (6) and (7) of Public Finance Management (County Governments) Regulations, 2015, if that person –

    • has a minimum of a degree from a university recognized in Kenya in the fields of Accounting, Finance, Auditing, Economics, Risk management or other related fields;
    • has a good understanding of county government operations,financial reporting and management or auditing;
    • has a good understanding of the objects, principles andfunctions of the County Government;
    • is not a past or present employees of the County Government of Kakamega or have served as an employee or agent of a business organization which has carried out any business with the County Government of Kakamega in the last 2 years;
    • does not hold a political office;
    • meets the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010; and
    • being a member, in good standing, of a professional body will be an added advantage

    Method of Application

    Terms Of Service

    • Members of the Board of Management shall hold office for a period of three (5) years' subject to the powers of the County Executive Member responsible for the County Treasury to determine by lot which two members shal vacate office after a period of two (2) years and may be eligible for re-appointment for further term of three years.
    • Members shall be paid such allowances as the County Executive Committee Member responsible for livestock development shall determine in Inc with the Salaries and Remuneration Commission guidelines.

    Written applications enclosing detailed curriculum vitae, Copies of academic and professional certificates and ID card clearly indicating the position applied for on the Envelope should be submitted in a sealed envelope and addressed to:

    The selection panel
    County Government of Kakamega
    P. O Box 36-50100,

    Or delivered by hand at the Office of County Secretary, Office of the Governor, Kakamega County Headquarters. To be received on or before 19th February, 2023. Email applications to be sent to selection panel at 

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