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  • Posted: Nov 30, 2023
    Deadline: Jan 4, 2024
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    KolaDaisi University (KDU) after approval by the Federal Executive Council was licensed by the National Universities Commission to operate as a Private University in November, 2016. The University, founded by Chief Kola Daisi, CON, Bashorun of Ibadan has as its Proprietor, the Kola Daisi Foundation (KDF). The interest of the Founder in the sphere of Educa...
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    Job Description
    The Bursar is the Chief Financial Officer of the University and is responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the management of University finances. Among others, the Bursar has the responsibility to:

    • Advise on the general financial policy of the University
    • Prepare annual estimate of income and expenditure
    • Monitor the income and expenditure in relation to budget and presenting the report to the Vice-Chancellor
    • Keep the accounts of the University and prepare statement of financial activities and financial position
    • Maintain a cash flow process for the current and future years
    • Advise on financial investment of the University Administer pension scheme for teaching and non-teaching staff
    • Scrutinize and pass requisite financial documents for payment and invoices
    • Organize special appeals for capital projects and endowment funds
    • Keep analysis of cost and other statistical records
    • Advise on taxation methods and compliance.

    Qualifications and Experience
    Candidates for the post of Bursar must possess the following:

    • A good honors Degree (not below second class upper division) in Accounting or related disciplines and fellow membership of ICAN and CITN plus any other membership of the following recognized professional accounting bodies namely: ACCA, ACMA and CPA;
    • Not older than 50 years of age; At least fifteen (15) years cognate post-qualification experience, at least three (3) of which should have been as a Deputy Bursar in a University or relevant tertiary institution of higher learning:
    • Clean and impeccable records of service;
    • Evidence of high level of professional competence;
    • Evidence of computer literacy and must be conversant with accounting and auditing software,
    • High degree of accountability, transparency, integrity and probity;
    • The ability to command respect, engender cooperation and with a strong team building ability;
    • Competence in job planning and organization; ) High level of integrity and transparency in private and public life; and
    • Excellent physical and mental health.


    • The Bursar shall be appointed by the Governing Council for a term of four (4) years in the first instance and may be renewed for a final term of four (4) years.

    Remuneration and Conditions of Service
    The remuneration and other conditions of service are as applicable to the post of Bursar in Nigerian Universities and as may be determined from time to time by the University Governing Council.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should submit their formal Applications addressed to the Vice-Chancellor and accompany such application with twenty-five (25) copies of detailed Curriculum Vitae, Certificates and other relevant credentials, providing information in the following order:

    • Names in Full (Surname first and in block letters)
    • Place and Date of Birth
    • Nationality
    • State / Local Government Area / Ward
    • Present Postal / Contact Addresses (With Phone Number(s) and E-mail Address)
    • Home Address
    • Marital Status, Number and Ages of Children viii. Name, Relationship and Address of Next of Kin Institutions attended with dates
    • Academic Qualifications with dates (including Class of Degree, Awards, Distinctions and Scholarships with dates)
    • Professional Qualifications with dates
    • Conferences / Workshops attended, with dates
    • Work experience including full details of former and present posts with dates
    • Other relevant activities outside current employment
    • Major professional achievements, contributions including Award received
    • Present Employment, Position and Salary
    • Extra Curricula activities
    • Names and Addresses of Three Referees; and
    • Proposed Date of Availability for Duties, if appointed
    • Twenty-five (25) copies of the candidate's Statement of Vision for the Bursary for the next four (4) years and beyond.

    All applications are to be submitted under confidential cover with the envelope marked "Post of Bursar", sealed and addressed to:
    The Registrar,
    Koladaisi University,
    Km 18, Ibadan-Oyo Expressway,
    Ibadan, Oyo State.

    Applications and accompanying Materials as attachment in PDF format to: using "Application for the Post of Bursar" as the subject of the email.


    • Candidates should request their referees to forward reference letters on their behalf directly to: "The Vice-Chancellor, KolaDaisi University, Ibadan, Km 18, Ibadan-Oyo Express Way, PMB 84, UI Post Office, Ibadan."
    • Referees should be similarly encouraged to submit signed electronic copies of their references in PDF format to the same e-mail address.
    • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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