Bowen University is a licensed private institution owned by the Nigerian Baptist Convention. Established in July 2001, the University is committed to adding a distinctly moral dimension and Godly values to tertiary education in Nigeria.
It is a fully residential institution, consequently, it is mandatory for the officer to be resident within the University Staff Quarters on campus. The University hereby invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for the post of BURSAR.


The Bursar is the Chief Finance Officer of the University and is responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the day-to-day financial control and financial management of the University. He/She is a member of the University Management and from time to time provides expert advice on issues of investments, revenue generation, as well as disbursement of funds.

A good Bachelors degree and must be a Chartered Accountant with a recognized professional qualification such as ACA, ACMA, ACCA or ANAN etc, with at least 15 years post qualification. at least three of which must be at the level of Deputy Bursar or equivalent position in a University or similar institution and shall be between the ages of 50 and 60 years. The candidate must be ICT (Information and Communication Technology) compliant.

The appointment is for a single term of five (5) years.

Bowen University runs a unique remuneration package, which is similar to what obtains in other tertiary institutions.

Candidates are required to submit 20 type-written copies of their applications, credentials and Curriculum Vitae, giving information in the following format:

Full names with surname in capitals
Date of birth, town and state of origin
Religion and denomination
Current postal address including GSM telephone number and E-mail address
Permanent home town address
Marital status
Names and ages of children
Institutions attended with dates
Academic qualifications
List of publications in details (if any)
Working experience
Present employment, status, salary and employer
Extra curricular activities
Names and addresses of 3 referees, 2 of whom must be authorities in candidate's professional field and who should forward reports directly to the Registrar, Bowen University under confidential cover.

Applications are to be forwarded to:
The Registrar/Secretary to Council,
Bowen University,
P.M.B. 284, Iwo,
Osun State,

Not later than six (6) weeks from the date of this publication.

DUE DATE: 16 January, 2014

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