Monday, October 15, 2012

Program Officer Job in Kenya

Program Officer – MEAL
Duty Station: Nairobi, Kenya
Expected start date: As Soon as Possible
who, together with us and many others, wants to work towards creating a just world without
Oxfam Novib (ON) is part of Oxfam International (OI), a world-wide confederation of 15
organizations working together in 92 countries to find lasting solutions to poverty and injustice.
Oxfam’s vision is a just world without poverty and is driven by a conviction that people are
capable of building a livelihood without poverty on their own, provided they are given the chance
to do so. We respond to humanitarian needs in more than 120 countries and work with hundreds
of thousands of supporters and volunteers who make up our international network of concern,

Oxfam Information Systems Help Desk Assistant Job (90561)

Information Systems (IS) Help Desk Assistant 
Starting salary Kshs. 90,561 gross per month.

A competitive benefits package including medical and pension will be offered to the successful candidate.

Oxfam GB is one of the world’s leading development and humanitarian agencies assisting people affected by natural disasters and conflict throughout the world. With over 5,000 staff and dedicated volunteers in more than 90 countries, Oxfam GB is able to achieve the greatest impact to

Assistant manager, Finance and Administration Job - Women Empowerment Fund

Reporting to the Deputy Manager, Finance and Administration and will be responsible for:
  • Planning, designing, reviewing, coordinating, controlling and implementing accounting systems and supervising, guiding, training and development of staff in the division.
  • Expenditure, reviewing, forecasts and monitoring; prioritization of projects and activities for the purpose of financial reporting/allocations in the budget
  • Checking the cash book for correctness in postings and castings
  • Checking the reconciliation statements on a monthly basis
  • processing of the annual budget for the Fund

Women Empowerment Fund Clerical Officer job in Kenya

Reporting to a Senior Officer the Clerical Officer II will be responsible for:
  • Carrying out duties of clerical nature relating to the area of deployment.
  • compiling statistical records based on routine or special sources of information
  • Undertaking general office duties.
  • perform other similar clerical duties that may be assigned by senior officers
  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade C with at least C+ in English, and D+ in Mathematics or its recognized equivalent qualifications.

Customer Service Representative Job Vacancy

The Customer Service Representative is required to provide exceptional customer service experience to customers by handling incoming calls in a highly professional manner in a target based environment, where meeting Key Performance Indicators is important.

Duties and Responsibilities:- 
Maintain customer experience levels within the quality standards stipulated.
Handle objections by building rapport with customers.
Update information onto the CRM.
Adhere to Data Protection policy with regards to confidentiality of customer details.
Recognize opportunities for cross selling to customers, by advising on new and existing services which may suit their requirements.

Engineering Jobs in Timau , Kenya - Civil and chemical engineers

Located in Timau, on the slopes of Mount Kenya, Batian Flowers Ltd is a Farm renowned for its incredibly beautiful roses of unparalleled quality. We are seeking to fill the following positions:-

Spray and Irrigation Manager 

The job holder will report to the General Manager and will be involved in coordination and control of the spray and irrigation activities of the farm which will include pest and disease management, irrigation as well as people management.

A minimum of a diploma in either Chemical Engineering/Horticulture/Agriculture with at least (5) years experience in spray and irrigation operations of a Rose Flower Farm of not less than 10 ha with responsibility for all a spray and irrigation activities.

Research Officer Job in Kenya

A growing medium sized consultancy firm is in need of a research officer to work on project basis. The position is thereby open to those available on a part time basis.

The preferred candidate should possess the following:

Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Mathematics, statistics, commerce, economics or any other related field from a reputable institute
At least 4 years working experience in a research set up
Proficiency in drafting research proposals and reports
Competent in participating in client presentations

Lapfund Ceo and Manager, legal Services job in kenya

Local Authorities Provident Fund (LAPFUND) is a Body Corporate established by an Act of Parliament Cap 272 to manage retirement benefits for employees of Local Authorities and associated companies in Kenya.
LAPFUND manages retirement benefits for over 16,000 employees and Civic Leaders of the Local Authorities and associated Water Companies all over the country. 

The local authorities and associated water companies (Employer/Sponsor) and employees and civic leaders (members) contribute 15% and 12 % respectively of the gross pay/allowances towards the retirement package.
In order to effectively deliver on its mandate, Local authorities provident Fund seeks to recruit high caliber, visionary and results-oriented professionals from qualified Kenyan citizens to fill the following key positions:
Chief Executive Officer

Ref: LAPFUND/AD/1/2012
LAP FUND hereby invites applications from qualified and experienced Kenyans for the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Key Roles and Responsibilities

How to Write A cover letter that gets you the Job

How to write a cover letter that guarantees you the job
Body 1
Before writing the letter,do your research. Get digging and find out as much information as you can about the company you are applying to. Depending on how badly you want the job, you may want to get more than what is on the company website’s profile page. The organization’s site, press releases, social media, the newspaper are good places to start.

Body 2
So how do you write the cover letter?The average employer spends less than 15 seconds on each cover letter they have on their desk. Your letter ideallyshould generate enough impact to get them interested, (and retain the interest) in less time than it would take for them to dismiss it. To do this, personalize your letter.

cover letter writingIn the address, use proper titles and name.  Use the information from your research. For example, check the ‘management’ or ‘staff’ sectionof the company’s website and see if you can track down a name to use.The advert may even have name of the contact person.  For Example:
“Dear Mrs. Kamau” or “Dear Mr. Ouma”
If a name is unavailable, then use a title for example,The Human Resource Manager.” Try to be as accurate with this title as possible.

Kenya Police Service Inspector Geneneral and Deputy Inspector General Jobs in kenya

Republic Of Kenya
The Constitution of Kenya
The National Police Service Commission Act (No. 30 of 2011)
The National Police Service Act, 2011
The National Police Service Commission (NPSC)
Vacancies in the Position Of Inspector-General and Deputy-Inspector Generals

Pursuant to the Constitution, particularly Articles 10; 232; 243; 245(1),(2),(3),(6); 246(3) and Chapter Six and Sections 9, 11 and 13 of the National Police Service Act, the NPSC seeks to recruit an Inspector General and two Deputy Inspector Generals who satisfy the provisions of the Constitution and that of the National Police Service Act, 2011 and the additional criteria below. 

The Kenya Police Service and the Administration Police Service shall each be headed by a Deputy Inspector-General. 

Qualified persons may apply for more than one position and are requested to apply for and submit an application indicating the position to which they are applying for as follows:

1. Qualification for Inspector-General Of Police 

The Inspector-General shall be a person who:
  1. is a citizen of Kenya;
  2. holds a degree from a university recognized in Kenya;
  3. has had a distinguished career in their respective fields;
  4. meets the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution;
  5. has served in a senior management position for at least fifteen years and has knowledge and experience in matters relating to any of the following disciplines:-
  • criminal justice;
  • policy development and implementation;
  • finance and public administration;
  • strategic management;
  • security;
  • law;
  • sociology; or
  • Government.
The Inspector-General shall be appointed for a single four year term and is not eligible for re-appointment.