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Job Title: Legal Officer Ii

Reporting Director Complaints, Investigations And Legal Services

Department Complaints, Investigations And Legal Services

Job Grade Caj 7

No. Of Posts 1

Terms Of Employment Permanent And Pensionable

Responsibilities

The position will be based at CAJ – Nyahururu office and will:-

  • Promote and facilitate resolution of complaints and disputes as per the Commission’s mandate
  • Attend to clients on matters relating to the Commission’s mandate and offer legal advice;
  • Represent the Commission in legal proceedings;
  • Assist the Commission in conducting hearings, inquiries and investigations in matters falling within its mandate;
  • Conduct legal research on matters relating to administrative justice and other legal matters;
  • Prepare periodic reports on complaints handled by the Commission;
  • Prepare legal and advisory opinions;
  • Provide recommendations or remedial alternatives for resolution of disputes;
  • Any other duty assigned by the Commission.

Qualifications

For appointment to this position, a candidate must;

  • Have a Bachelor of Law Degree (LL.B) from a recognized university.
  • Post graduate diploma in Law
  • Be an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with a valid practicing certificate.
  • Must be a member of the Law Society of Kenya in good standing
  • At least 3 years’ of post admission to the bar experience
  • Ability to undertake research and provide sound legal opinions
  • Knowledge and exposure to Alternative Dispute Resolution will be an added advantage
  • Have excellent interpersonal, presentation and communication skills.

CLEARANCE/COMPLIANCE CERTIFICATES

Applicants will be required to submit copies of clearance or compliance certificates from:

  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID)
  • A credit reference bureau

The closing date is on 9th March 2021 at 4.30pm.

The Application letter together with a detailed CV, Copies of certificates and clearances should be addressed to:

THE COMMISSION SECRETARY

COMMISSION ON ADMINISTRATIVE JUSTICE

2ND FLOOR, WEST END TOWERS- WAIYAKI WAY

P O BOX 20414 CITY SQUARE 00200

NAIROBI

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