County Chief Officers Job, County Government Jobs In Kenya 2020

COUNTY CHIEF OFFICERS (5 Posts) KCPSB-CCO-001-2020

Terms of Service: Contract (2 Years)
Salary: Job Group ‘S’

The Chief Officer shall be the accounting and authorized officer in a specific Department and
shall be responsible to the respective County Executive Committee Member.

Responsibilities

  •  Providing strategic policy direction for improved service delivery;
  • Developing and implementing an effective performance management system;
  • Developing, promoting and implementing strategic plans, the County Integrated Development Plans and sector plans;
  • Ensuring effective and efficient utilization of the Department’s financial and non-financial resources including management, control and reporting on financial information, material resources and facilities;
  • Maintaining effective collaboration and partnerships with other organs of the county,
    other county departments, the private sector and other stakeholders; and
  •  Ensuring compliance with the National Values and Principles of good governance as
    outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya;
  •  Handling administration matters, assets and other required issues related to the
    department;
  •  Preparation of the departmental plans and budgets;
  • Ensuring strict compliance with all financial, budgetary and procurement procedures;
  • Ensure timely, efficient communication and coordination of administrative
    departmental affairs;
  •  Perform other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications

  • Be a Kenya citizen;
  • Have a Bachelor’s degree from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • Possession of a Master’s degree will be an added advantage;
  • Have vast knowledge and experience of not less than 10 years, five of which should be
    in a managerial position;
  • Demonstrate a high degree of professional and technical competence in work
    performance and results;
  • Be a strategic thinker and result oriented;
  •  Have excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills;
  •  Have capacity to work under pressure to meet deadlines; Have the ability to portray and
    uphold a positive image;
  • Have ability to work in a multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for
    diversity;
  • Satisfy the requirement of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010;
  • Demonstrate understanding and commitment to the values and principles as outlined in
    Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010; and
  • Possess a proficiency in computer applications.

How to Apply

Applications can ONLY be submitted ONLINE on or before Friday 10th July, 2020 through
https://cpsb.kajiado.go.ke. ONLY Short listed candidates will be contacted and they shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, Academic and Professional certificates,
Transcripts, Registration certificates to Professional bodies and any other relevant
documents during interviews.The County Government of Kajiado is an equal opportunity employer.  Youth, Women, Persons living with Disabilities, Marginalized and Minority Communities are encouraged to apply. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Please be informed that Kajiado County Public Service Board does not use agents nor does it charge any fees.