ISIOLO COUNTY GOVERNMENT

COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD

VACANCIES: COUNTY CHIEF OFFICERS – FIVE (5) POSTS (ICPSB/2018/01)

Isiolo County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified citizens to fill the following positions as per the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and Section 45 of the County Governments Act 2012.

The County Chief Officers shall be in-charge of the following (Respective) sectors:-

  1. Livestock and Fisheries
  2. Public Works and Urban Development
  3. Culture and Social Services
  4. Energy and Natural Resources
  5. Peace, Cohesion and Conflict Resolution

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Chief Officer shall be the accounting and the authorized officer in respect of exercise of delegated powers and shall be responsible to the respective County Executive Committee Member for:

  • Day to day administration of the department
  • Providing strategic policy direction for effective service delivery within the department
  • Oversee management of finances, preparation and submission of budget estimates, annual plans and programs
  • Implementation of policies and programs within the department
  • Development and implementation of strategic plans and sector development goals including performance management
  • Formulation and implementation of effective programs to attain Vision 2030
  • Promote National values and principles of good governance and principles of public service as outlined in Article 232 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010
  • Perform any other duties that maybe assigned from time to time

REQUIREMENTS FOR APPOINTMENT

  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Must be a holder of at least a degree from a University recognized in Kenya in the relevant portfolio. Master’s degree in relevant field is an added advantage
  • Have knowledge, experience and distinguished career of not less than ten (10) years in the specific portfolio applied for, five of which must be at a senior level either in government or private sector
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding of devolution, county development objectives and vision 2030
    Be a strategic thinker and result oriented
  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding and commitment to the values and principles as outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010
  • Ability to work in a multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity
  • Must be a member of a professional body where applicable

SALARY: As prescribed by SRC
TERMS OF SERVICE – Contract

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Written applications enclosing current Curriculum Vitae, copies of academic and professional certificates, ID card and clearance certificates in accordance to Chapter six of the Constitution should be submitted in a sealed envelope indicating the portfolio you are applying for and addressed to:

The Secretary/CEO,
Isiolo County Public Service Board,
P.O. Box 224 – 60300,
ISIOLO

Or hand delivered to the Board’s offices located opposite Al-Ansar playground between 0800hours to 1700hours.

or

Submit On-line

All the applications should be delivered on or before 10th January, 2018.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.