Thursday, 28 January 2016

Bursars at Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH)

Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH) was established by law of the Ondo State House of Assembly in December 2007. The University commenced academic activities on January 10, 2011 first from the take-off site now known as the Mini Campus and subsequently at the Permanent Site now known as the Main Campus. The two campuses are located in Idepe-Okitipupa and Igodan-Lisa, all in Okitipupa Local Government Area in the Southern Senatorial District of Ondo State.

OSUSTECH is a technology-based Institution which aims at providing the needed manpower training in order to address the critical and technological development of Ondo State and Nigeria as a whole. The University is offering programmes in Mathematical, Chemical, Biological and Physical Sciences. In addition, there are interdisciplinary academic centres including the Centre for Entrepreneurship and Leadership Training, OSUSTECH and the Centre for Gender, Research and Linkages.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position of:

Job Title: Bursar

 Ondo State

Job Description

  • The Bursar is the Chief Financial Officer of the University and shall be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the management of the University finances.
Qualifications and Experience
  • The candidate for the post of Bursar must possess a good degree in Accounting or any other related discipline plus any of the following recognized professional qualifications.  ICAN/ACA/ACCA/ACMA & CPA. 
  • Membership of a relevant professional body is a necessary requirement. 
  • He or she must have acquired a minimum of fifteen (15) years post qualification experience, eight (8) of which should be in the University System. 
  • He/she must have served as Deputy Bursar in the University for at least three (3) years. 
  • The candidate must have clean and impeccable records of service and demonstrate evidence of professional competence as well as relevant accounting software applications with high degree of accountability, transparency, integrity and probity.
  • Applicants should be highly computer literate and be conversant with the application of ICT-based accounting packages.
Remuneration and Conditions of Service
  • The remuneration and other conditions of service are as applicable to the post of a Bursar in Nigerian Universities and as may be determined from time to time by the University Governing Council as appropriate.
Application Closing Date
3rd March, 2016.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Forward the typed and duly signed application with 20 copies of their application with detailed curriculum vitae including photocopies of all credentials, names and addresses of three (3) referees, as well as a two page statement of the applicant's vision and mission forTHE REGISTRY, to:
The Registrar,
Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH),
P.M.B 353, Okitipupa,
Ondo State,

  • Applicants are requested to inform their referees to send confidential reports on them directly to the Registrar.
  • The on-line application when completed (submitted) would assigned a unique identification number to the applicant.
  • This number should be written on the hard copy application to be forwarded to the University.