Secretary (Chief Executive Officer) at Transition Authority

Category Executive
Location , Kenya
Job description _Secretary (Chief Executive Officer) at Transition Authority in Nairobi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ The Transition Authority (TA) is a statutory body with a constitutional mandate of facilitating and coordinating the transition to the devolved system of government in Kenya pursuant to the provisions of the Transition to Devolved Government Act 2012 and Section 15 of the Sixth Schedule to the Constitution of Kenya 2010.In order to effectively deliver on its mandate, the Transition Authority seeks to recruit high caliber, visionary and results-oriented professionals from qualified Kenyan citizens to fill the following key positions: *SECRETARY (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER)* * Salary and Benefits: Attractive and competitive package will be offered * Terms of Service: Three (3) year contract *Duties and Responsibilities* The Secretary will be the Accounting of the Authority and will be responsible to the Authority. Duties and responsibilities will include: * day to day administration of the functions of the Authority; * implementation of the decisions of the Authority; * facilitating preparation and implementation of the Authority’s strategic and annual work plans; * ensuring prudent management of resources and assets as well a safe custody of the records and documents of the Authority; * formation and development of an efficient administration; * organization, control and management of staff; * maintaining accurate records of financial matters and resource utilization; * ensuring the drawing up and approval of the required budget; * ensuring monitoring and evaluation of the Authority’s programmes and activities; and * performing any other duties as may from time to time be assigned by the Authority. *Qualifications and Experience* For appointment to this position, a candidate must: * be a citizen of Kenya; * have a minimum qualification of a Master’s Degree in Strategic Management, Business Administration, Economics, Organizational Development and Public Administration from a * * university recognized in Kenya; * have a minimum of ten (10) years experience in a senior leadership and management position in the Public or Private Sector; * meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010; * demonstrate experience in results based strategic planning, monitoring and evaluation as well as financial management skills; and * be an effective communicator with excellent negotiations and people-leadership skills. *Important Information to all applicants* * Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview * Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, Academic and Professional certificates, transcripts and testimonials. *How to Apply* Interested candidates should enclose up to-date CVs giving details of day time contacts, names and contacts of three referees, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, testimonials and other supporting documents. Manual applications indicating the position applied for should be submitted in a sealed envelope and addressed to: The Chairperson Transition Authority Commission House P.O. Box 30095-00100 Nairobi or hand delivered to Room 409, 4th Floor, Commission House between 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. on working days Online applications may be submitted as a Ms Word attachment via email to transitionauthority@publicservice.go.ke Closing date: 1st October 2012 by 5 pm.
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Candidate description _Secretary (Chief Executive Officer) at Transition Authority in Nairobi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies_ The Transition Authority (TA) is a statutory body with a constitutional mandate of facilitating and coordinating the transition to the devolved system of government in Kenya pursuant to the provisions of the Transition to Devolved Government Act 2012 and Section 15 of the Sixth Schedule to the Constitution of Kenya 2010.In order to effectively deliver on its mandate, the Transition Authority seeks to recruit high caliber, visionary and results-oriented professionals from qualified Kenyan citizens to fill the following key positions: *SECRETARY (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER)* * Salary and Benefits: Attractive and competitive package will be offered * Terms of Service: Three (3) year contract *Duties and Responsibilities* The Secretary will be the Accounting of the Authority and will be responsible to the Authority. Duties and responsibilities will include: * day to day administration of the functions of the Authority; * implementation of the decisions of the Authority; * facilitating preparation and implementation of the Authority’s strategic and annual work plans; * ensuring prudent management of resources and assets as well a safe custody of the records and documents of the Authority; * formation and development of an efficient administration; * organization, control and management of staff; * maintaining accurate records of financial matters and resource utilization; * ensuring the drawing up and approval of the required budget; * ensuring monitoring and evaluation of the Authority’s programmes and activities; and * performing any other duties as may from time to time be assigned by the Authority. *Qualifications and Experience* For appointment to this position, a candidate must: * be a citizen of Kenya; * have a minimum qualification of a Master’s Degree in Strategic Management, Business Administration, Economics, Organizational Development and Public Administration from a * * university recognized in Kenya; * have a minimum of ten (10) years experience in a senior leadership and management position in the Public or Private Sector; * meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010; * demonstrate experience in results based strategic planning, monitoring and evaluation as well as financial management skills; and * be an effective communicator with excellent negotiations and people-leadership skills. *Important Information to all applicants* * Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview * Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, Academic and Professional certificates, transcripts and testimonials. *How to Apply* Interested candidates should enclose up to-date CVs giving details of day time contacts, names and contacts of three referees, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, testimonials and other supporting documents. Manual applications indicating the position applied for should be submitted in a sealed envelope and addressed to: The Chairperson Transition Authority Commission House P.O. Box 30095-00100 Nairobi or hand delivered to Room 409, 4th Floor, Commission House between 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. on working days Online applications may be submitted as a Ms Word attachment via email to transitionauthority@publicservice.go.ke Closing date: 1st October 2012 by 5 pm.
Company Transition Authority
Country Kenya
City
Start date As soon as possible
Duration Unlimited