Principal Supply Chain Management Officer Job. Embu County

Principal Supply Chain Management Officer Jobs, Supply Chain Management Jobs, Embu County Government Jobs


Terms of Service: Permanent and Pensionable


  • An officer at this level may be deployed as the Directorate of Supply Chain Management Services or in a Ministry/Department.
  • As the Directorate of Supply Chain Management Services the officer at this level will be in charge of a schedule of duties consisting of a number of Ministries/Departments.  The officer will be required to;
  • Assist in compilation, collation and analysis of Supply Chain Management data/issues from Ministries/Department. Additional duties will involve
  • Monitoring the implementation of the Supply Chain Management policies, guidelines and procedures issued by the Directorate of Supply Chain Management from time to time and recommending appropriate action where necessary.
  • In the Ministries/Departments an officer at this level will perform a variety of duties which will include:
  • Planning, coordinating, organizing and controlling activities in Supply Chain Management unit in a Ministry/Department.
  • Specific duties will include:
  • Ensuring the correct interpretation and implementation of the Public Procurement and Disposal Act, 2005, the regulations, procedures and other statutes that impact on Supply Chain Management.


For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:-

  • Served in the grade of Chief Supply Chain Management Officer or in a comparable and relevant position in the Public Service for a minimum period of three (3) years.
  • A Diploma in supplies management or its approved equivalent from a recognized Institution.
  • A Bachelors Degree in any of the following:- Commerce, Business Administration, Economics, Procurement and Supplies Management, Marketing, Law or their equivalent qualification from a recognized institution; and
  • Demonstrated general administrative ability required for direction, control and implementation of Public Procurement and Disposal Act.
  • In addition to the above requirements, an officer must have the following key competencies:
  • Integrity an commitment to produce results:
  • Creative an innovative, problem solving, transformative and resource management skills
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and
  • Good knowledge in supply chain management

How to Apply

All applicants are requested to download an application form and a detailed document containing requirements relevant to the positions advertised from Embu County

Candidates should attach photocopies of the following documents:

  • National Identity Card
  • Academic, Professional Certificates and testimonials
  • Clearance from KRA, EACC, HELB, CRB and Certificate of Good Conduct from DCI
  • Any other relevant supporting documents.

All applications should be sent to the undersigned on or before 3rd December, 2019.



P.O BOX 2871- 60100,



  • Only short listed candidates shall be contacted.
  • The reference number of the position being applied MUST be indicated on the envelope and the Application.
  • Embu County Public Service Board is an equal opportunity employer and does NOT charge any fee for recruitment.
  • Any candidate who directly or indirectly canvases shall lead to automatic disqualification

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