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  • Posted: Mar 2, 2023
    Deadline: Mar 15, 2023
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    KASNEB was established by the Government of Kenya on 24 July 1969. The Accountants Act, Cap 531 of the Laws of Kenya, which was enacted in July 1977, gave KASNEB retroactive recognition since its inception in 1969. The Accountants Act, Cap 531 of the Laws of Kenya was repealed and replaced with the Accountants Act, No. 15 of 2008 which took effect from 30 D...
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    Senior Examination Officer - Corporate Secretarial Examinations

    Ref: HRM/SEOC/2/ 2023

    Job Specifications

    Reporting to the Principal Examination Officer, Corporate Secretarial Examinations Division,  the holder of the above position will be responsible for:

    • Participating in identification and recruitment of examination setters and moderators in  the corporate secretarial and related areas.
    • Facilitating training of setters on examination standards.
    • Moderating examinations that are aligned with the syllabuses and other standards.
    • Creating databanks of question papers.
    • Facilitating typing, proofreading and printing of examinations, and for uploading of  computer-based examinations on the testing platform.
    • Preparing pilot papers after the major review of syllabuses.
    • Analysing performance in examinations and preparing feedback reports.
    • Ensuring the security and integrity of examinations and overall risk management.
    • Evaluating setters and moderators on a regular basis and preparing reports.
    • Undertaking any other duties as will be assigned by the Secretary/Chief Executive  Officer from time to time.

    Person Specifications

    For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Law, Corporate Governance, Commerce, Accounting, Economics,  Business Administration, Finance, Education, Law, ICT or in a related field relevant to  the examinations of KASNEB from a recognized institution.
    • Possession of the Certified Secretaries qualification will be a distinct advantage.
    • Membership to any of the following recognized professional bodies: ICS, ICPAK, ICIFA, LSK or any other equivalent or related recognized professional body relevant to the  examinations of Kenya Accountants and Secretaries National Examinations Board (kasneb).
    • Supervisory course lasting not less than two (2) weeks.
    • A minimum of four (4) years in relevant work experience;
    • Proficiency in computer applications;
    • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results; and
    • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the constitution. This will be subject to  submission upon offer of job for the successful candidate

    Method of Application

    Please note:

    • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
    • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
    • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card,  academic and professional certificates during the interviews.
    • The Job descriptions and specifications are available on the kasneb website (
    • Successful candidates (that is, those who have been appointed to the advertised positions) will be required to provide the following documents before the award of offer in compliance to Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010:
      • Valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI).
      • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).
      • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA).
      • Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
      • Clearance Certificate from an approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB).

    Application Procedure

    Interested and qualified candidates should submit their applications through the link and attach the application letter, detailed curriculum vitae, certified copies of  transcripts, academic and professional certificates, national Identity card, testimonials, names and 
    addresses of three referees by Wednesday, 15 March 2023. The application letter should indicate the “JOB TITLE AND REFERENCE NUMBER” of the position applied for and be addressed to:

    The Secretary/Chief Executive Officer
    P.O. Box 41362 – 00100

    Interested and qualified? Go to Kenya Accountants and Secretaries National Examinations Board (KASNEB) on to apply

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