Chairperson of the County Public Service Board

Duties and Responsibilities

Chairperson will be in charge of Kirinyaga County Public Service Board.
Specific duties and responsibility will be to:
  • Provide strategic leadership and policy direction for the Board;
  • Establish and appoint offices in the County Public Service;
  • Exercise disciplinary control over and remove persons holding or acting in these positions;
  • Promote values and principles spelt out in Article 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya in the operations of the Department;
  • Advise County Government on human resource management and development issues;
  • Make recommendations to the Salaries and Remuneration Commission on behalf of the County Government on the remuneration, Pensions and gratuities for County public service employees; and
  • Maintain effective collaboration and partnership with other organs of Central and County Government amongst other duties.

Requirements and Competencies

For appointment to this position, the person should:
  • Be a Kenyan citizen.
  • Be in possession of a first degree from a University recognized in Kenya.
  • Have a working experience of not less than ten years in administration and management.
  • Satisfy the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution on leadership and integrity.
  • Be a professional who demonstrates absence of breach of the relevant professional code of conduct.
  • Not be a public or state officer.
  • Understand the diversity within the county
  • Be a visionary and strategic thinker.
  • Have the capacity to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines.
  • Be committed to be part of a team that will enable the County Government achieve its vision.

NB A Masters degree will be an added advantage

  • Application deadline: 2015-04-30
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