Friday, April 5, 2013

Barclays Senior Communications Manager Job in Kenya

Barclays, a leading multinational bank and an employer of choice, invites applications from suitably qualified, experienced and self motivated professionals with excellent credentials to fill the following positions:

1. Senior Communications Manager

Reporting to the Marketing & Corporate Affairs Director, the role holder is responsible for:
Creating, owning and implementing a robust internal and external communication strategy for Barclays Bank of Kenya
Strategic development and management of high quality, innovative, creative and best practice communication channels (internal and external), ensuring they are developed, produced, delivered, maintained and evaluated to the required quality standards, within agreed budgets and in line with the Group corporate identity

Group Head of Internal Audit Job at Jubilee Kenya

Group Head of Internal Audit

Jubilee is the number one insurer in East Africa. It is a respected East African brand with a strong financial base and 75 years of experience in the industry.
In line with the company’s expansion programme we wish to invite applications for the Position of Group Head of Internal Audit based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Key Responsibilities:
To develop and implement the Audit programme across the region
To ensure there is a strong control environment across the Group in order to mitigate risks and prevent fraud and misappropriation of assets and to suggest effective controls
To review audit reports and working papers, arid present to the board as necessary
To develop the audit function in the regional offices

Kenya Railways Procurement Officer, Engineering Assistant, Estate Assistant, Security Assistant jobs in Kenya

1. Procurement Officer

The Procurement Officer will report to the Procurement Manager and will assist in the management and co-ordination of the procurement function to ensure efficient and effective delivery of service in line with the Public Procurement and Disposal law and laid down policies and procedures of the Corporation.

Duties & Responsibilities

To assist the Procurement Manager in:

Ensuring timely, efficient and effective procurement of goods, services and works and disposal of obsolete and idle assets
Coordinating with user departments on procurement requirements;

The County Government of Kwale Board Vacancies

The County Government of Kwale
Office of The Governor

The office of the Governor, Kwale County is in the process of recruiting qualified and competent persons to fill the following positions in the county public service board:-

1. Secretary of the County Public Service Board

1 Post

For the appointment to this position, the applicants must meet the following requirements and qualifications:-

Be a Kenya Citizen.
Be a holder of a first degree from a recognized University.
Satisfy the provisions of Chapter Six of the constitution.
Be a certified public secretary of good professional standings and demonstrate absence of breach of

Meru County Board Vacancies and Jobs

Meru County
Office of the Governor

Meru County is situated in the Mount Kenya Region with a population of over 1,442,691 people.
Key attractions include the famous Meru National Park and Lewa Conservancy.
The just concluded elections saw the County elect Governor Peter G. Munya as their first Governor.
In line with the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and County Government Act No.17 of 2012, the Governor’s office wishes to consider for appointment, the following:

(A) County Executive Committee Members

The Constitution of Kenya 2010 provides for the following :-
I. The establishment of Meru County (First Schedule Art 6(1) No.30.

Government of Machakos County Board Vacancies

Republic of Kenya
Government of Machakos County
Office of the Governor

The Office of the Governor, Machakos County, wishes to fill the following positions as per the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and County Government Act, No. 17 of 2012.
I. County Secretary
Secretary to the County Executive Committee
Head of County Public Service and undertake other functions as per direction of the County Executive Committee.

Kakamega County Government Board Jobs

Kakamega County Government
Office of the Governor
Kakamega County Government is situated in the western region of Kenya, with beautiful natural attractions such as the Kakamega forest, crying stone of Ilesi among other attractions. 
The March 4th elections saw the election of Governor Wycliffe Ambetsa Oparanya as the first Governor.
In compliance with the provisions of the constitution of Kenya 2010 and the County Government Act No. 17 of 2012, the Governor’s office invites suitable, competent and highly qualified persons to fill the following vacancies:
1. County Executive Committee Members

10 Posts
Duties and Responsibilities:
The County Executive Committee members shall be responsible to the Governor and their duties will entail the following:

Mandera County Board Vacancies

Republic of Kenya

Mandera County


To enable effective carrying out of State Organs, the county Government Act No.17 of 2012 has established the County Public Service Board which shall be responsible for the following functions: establishing and abolishing offices in the county, appointing persons to hold positions or act in these offices, disciplinary control to persons holding or acting in these positions, preparing regular reports for submission to county assemblies, promotion of county public service values and principles referred to in article 10 and 232 of the Constitution 2010, advising the county government on human resource management and development and on implementation and monitoring of national performance management systems in counties.
Chapter 58 of the Act further states that the County Public Service Board shall compromise a Chairperson, not less than three and not more than five members and a Certified Public secretary, all nominated and appointed by the County Governor with the approval of the County Assembly.

Kiambu County Government Board Vacancies

The Kiambu County Government
Office of the Governor

The Office of the Governor, Kiambu County, wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following positions:

1. County Executive Committee Members 

10 Posts
Gross monthly remuneration: Kshs 225,000 x18, 750 p.a. -243,750 xl 8,750 p.a.-262,500 x18,750 p.a. - 281,250 x18,750p.a.-300,000. (Other accruing benefits for these posts are contained in the Kenya Gazette,Vol.CXV-NO. 33 dated 1st March, 2013).

The ten posts will be one for each of the following portfolios:

Finance and Economic Planning
Agriculture and Livestock
Environment and Natural Resources
Health Services

Nairobi City County Board Vacancies

Nairobi City County

Office of The Governor


Nairobi City County, the only City in the world with a National Park within its boundaries; Capital City of Kenya, host to UNHABITAT headquarters and other UN agencies and numerous multinationals and the commercial hub of Eastern and Central Africa with a vision ‘to be the best City in Africa to live, work and invest in, in line with the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and the County Government Act, No. 17 of 2012, the Governor’s Office wishes to consider for appointment, the following: 

County Public Service Board

Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 provides for the staffing of County Governments

Practical Action Consulting Consultancy Manager job in Kenya

Practical Action Consulting (PAC) is the consulting arm of Practical Action an International NGO working with the poor communities to help them choose and use technology to improve their lives today and in generations to come
We build on the communities’ knowledge and skills to come up with innovative, sustainable and practical solutions.
As the consulting arm of the International NGO, PAC extends Practical Action’s work by undertaking consulting opportunities with donors, governments, NGOs, private sector and other implementing agencies.
PAC also provides the group’s main reactive capability to respond to direct requests for assistance in the field of technology for poverty alleviation.
We are seeking to recruit a Consultancy Manager who will take lead in strategic development and delivery of consultancy work that will contribute to the achievement of the Practical Action’s regional strategy.

Law Society of Kenya SACCO Ltd CEO Vacancy

Law Society of Kenya SACCO Ltd is a savings and credit society that has been rendering services to advocates, their spouses and permanent staff as well as to members of organisations working in the administration of justice and now wishes to recruit a CEO who is very conversant with the players and dynamics in the justice sector.

The ideal candidate should have the following qualifications and abilities;

Be an advocate with a current practicing certificate and has had at least 3 years post admission working experience,
Being a CPA(K) and having experience in accounting will be an asset,

Heritage Insurance Company Deputy Business Development Manager - Health job in Kenya

The Heritage Insurance Company (K) Ltd is a leading insurance Company with a legacy of providing superior services to a wide spectrum of clients since 1976.
We invite applications for the post described below which has arisen within the company as a result of business growth.

Deputy Business Development Manager - Health

Reporting To: Senior Business Development Manager – Health
Main Purposes of the Job

The main purpose of this job is to give quality service to the customers in an effective and efficient way.
The job holder will be required to interact with directors, managers and employees within the Liberty Insurance Holdings and external customers including brokers, agents, policyholders and healthcare providers.

Kenya Wildlife Conservancies Association (KWCA) Executive Director job in Kenya

Kenya Wildlife Conservancies Association (KWCA) is a national membership organization that provides a platform for landowners, private sector and the civil society to directly and progressively participate in the wildlife and allied sector governance in Kenya.
KWCA brings together over 100 private and community conservancies in partnership with Regional Associations, Conservation NGOs and the Government of Kenya through Kenya Wildlife Service.
The KWCA board is currently seeking a talented professional to drive strategic planning, execution and management for the organization.

The Profile
The Executive Director is the Chief Executive Officer of the KWCA.
Working under the guidance of the KWCA Board and its standing committees, the Executive Director shall define the organization’s strategic vision, and will be accountable for its implementation and the results achieved. 

Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources Monitoring and Evaluation Officer job in Kenya

Republic of Kenya
Ministry of Environment and Mineral Resources
Lake Victoria Environmental Management Project Phase II

The Government of Kenya is in partnership with the International Development Association (IDA) towards the implementation of the second phase of Lake Victoria Environmental Management Project (LVEMP II).
The project will contribute towards the achievement of the East African Community’s Lake Victoria Basin Development Vision and Strategy.
The project development/global environmental objectives are to 

(i) improve the collaborative management of the trans-boundary natural resources of the LVB; and

Capital Asset and Fleet Officer job in Acted Kenya

Department: Logistics
Position: Capital Asset and Fleet Officer
Contract duration: Open ended
Duty Station: Nairobi
Starting Date: 03/04/2013
ACTED is a non-governmental organization whose vocation is to support vulnerable population world wide and to accompany them in building a better future.

ACTED was created in 1993, is governed by the French law and has its head quarters in Paris, France.
ACTED Kenya/Somalia is looking for an experienced self driven and a self oriented professional to fill the post of Asset and Fleet Officer to be based in Nairobi.

Reporting to the Country Logistics Officer, her/his specific duties will include:

1. Management of the Vehicle Pool:
Organize the allocation and daily availability of vehicles;

Speed Capital Branch Managers, Credit Officers, Microfinance Interns, Investment Mobilisation Officer jobs in Kenya

Positions Vacant in Speed Capital

Branch Managers 

3 Positions
Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsible for the overall performance and activities of the branch and participates in making decisions.
Ensure effective control environment with focus on compliance of Prudential and other regulatory instructions with no procedural slippages
Making sure targets are met, coaching and developing staff, keeping the office to a high standard of discipline and integrity and dealing with customer complaints
Review and analyze performance information and reports, which are then given and shared with loan officers
Spearhead Promotion of speed capital products and services in the branch
Monitoring of disbursed loans - Delinquency management