SOKOTO STATE UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO
PMB 2134, BIRNIN KEBBI ROAD, SOKOTO STATE, NIGERIA
(Office of the Registrar)
INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL ADVERTISEMENT
VACANCY FOR THE POST OF BURSAR
Sokoto State University is a new conventional degree awarding Institution whose motto it all begins here depicts the historic leadership of its locale in the promotion of knowledge and scholarship.
Therefore, the vision of the University is to become a world-class Institution that produces globally competitive graduates who can advance economic development and are prepared to meet the challenges of contemporary realities. It is in this regard that the University wishes to invite applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the vacant position of Bursar of the Sokoto State University, Sokoto.
(B) The Position
The Bursar, as a Principal Officer, shall be the Chief Finance Officer of the University and shall hold office for a period of five years.
( C) Candidate
The candidate shall be a person with proven academic distinction, impeccable character and integrity. He/she must possess excellent interpersonal skills. He/she must also have knowledge and awareness of the complexity of a University financial system. Candidate must be computer literate and must demonstrate advance proficiency in MS Excel and/or other Accounting softwares.
(D) Qualifications and Experience Required
(E) Method of Application
Candidates should forward applications and twenty five (25) copies of detailed curriculum vitae stating among others, Date of Birth, Permanent Home Address, E-mail address, Phone Number, Qualifications with Dates (photocopies to be attached), Statement of Experience including full details of former and present posts. Candidates should also state their vision for the University in the next five years with particular reference to funds generation and management. All applications are to be submitted under confidential cover with envelope marked â€œPOST OF THE BURSAR, SOKOTO STATE UNIVERSITY, SOKOTO addressed to the Registrar and Secretary to Council, Sokoto State University, P.M.B, 2134, Birnin Kebbi Road, Sokoto, not later than 7th February 2018 Three.
(F) Salary and Conditions of Service
The remuneration and conditions of service are as applicable to the post of a Bursar in Nigerian Universities as approved by the Sokoto State Government and the Governing Council of the University from time to time.