Nyeri County Government Jobs

1. Legal Officer JG ‘P’


Reporting to the County Attorney, the County Legal Officer will have the following duties and responsibilities;

Duties
  • Shall assist in drafting and publication of legislative proposals forBthe County Government and its agencies on legislative and other legal matters.
  • Shall assist in negotiating, drafting, vetting and interpreting local and international treaties for and of behalf of the County Government and its agencies.
  • Shall assist in representing the County Government in court in all legal proceedings arising from County legislation or any other legislation to which the County Government is a party or has interest, other than criminal proceedings.
  • Shall assist in handling public interest litigation and represent any member of the public in matters that the Governor or the County Attorney deems to be public interest.
  • Shall assist in conjunction with the Director of Public Prosecutions, prosecute offences resulting from the County legislations in any court (other than court martials).
  • Shall be assist in advising the County Government on all matters relating to the Constitution, National legislation county legislations, international law, human rights, consumer protection and legal aid.
  • Shall perform any other functions as delegated by County Attorney.

    Requirements
  • Be a citizen of Kenya
  • Holds a degree in Law from a university recognized in Kenya or its equivalent
  • Post graduate diploma from Kenya School of Law.
  • Be an advocate of the High Court of Kenya
  • Have a valid practicing license.
  • Has at least three(3) years of relevant professional experience
  • Meets the requirements of leadership and integrity set out in
  • Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya

    Remuneration and Benefits
  • Basic Salary: Kshs 77,527-103,894 p.m
  • House allowance: Kshs. 21,000p.m
  • Transport Allowance: Kshs. 12,000p.m
  • Medical Cover: Provided for self, spouse and dependent children up to 21years of age.
  • Leave: 30 days annual leave with leave allowance
  • Any other allowances as approved by Salaries and Remunerations Commission (SRC)

    For more information and job application details, see; Nyeri County Government Jobs


    2. Principal Administrative Officer, J.G ‘N’ (1 post)

    Responsibilities
    Reporting to the CEO/ Secretary of the County Public Service Board, the candidate will be responsible for the following:
  • Coordinating the Secretariat and the Board administrative, logistical and operational issues
  • Monitoring the Board`s decisions by maintaining an up to date implementation matrix
  • Coordinating schedules of meetings, appointment and interviews
  • Preparing the Board`s procurement plan and following up on its implementation
  • Preparing the Board’s Budget in liaison with the Finance and General Purpose Committee
  • Maintaining the Board`s Financial records
  • Assisting in preparation of expenditure and revenues in conformity with the strategic plan
  • Facilitating Annual Audit
  • Ensuring security , integrity and confidentiality of data
  • Ensuring security of office records, equipment and documents
  • Establishing and monitoring procedures for record keeping of correspondence and file movements
  • Maintaining optimum stock levels and replenishing
  • Providing liaison and administrative support to the Board`s Committees
  • Coordinating of Insurance matters
  • Ensuring compliance with PFM Act and PPOA Act
  • Any other duty that may be assigned

    Requirements
  • Be a Kenyan Citizen
  • Be a holder of Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce / Management or any other Social Sciences from a University recognized in Kenya
  • The candidate to have Completed CPA Part I
  • At least 6 years working in a busy office in a similar position

    Remuneration and Benefits
  • Basic Salary: Kshs. 48,190 – 65,290 p.m
  • House allowance: Kshs.18,000 p.m
  • Transport Allowance: Kshs. 8,000 p.m
  • Medical Cover: Provided for self, spouse and dependent children up to 21years of age.
  • Service Gratuity: 31% of basic salary on completion of the contract.
  • Leave: 30 days annual leave with leave allowance.

    For more information and job application details, see; Nyeri County Government Jobs

    [3. County Attorney- J.G ‘S’ (1 post)
    Reporting to the Office of the Governor, the County Attorney will have the following duties and responsibilities:

    Duties
  • Shall be responsible for the drafting and publication of legislative proposals for the County Government and its agencies on legislative and other legal matters.
  • Shall be responsible for negotiating, drafting, vetting and interpreting local and international treaties for and of behalf of the County Government and its agencies.
  • Shall represent the County Government in court in all legal proceedings arising from County legislation or any other legislation to which the
    County Government is a party or has interest, other than criminal proceedings.
  • Shall handle public interest litigation and represent any member of the public in matters that the Governor or the County Attorney deems to be
    public interest.
  • Shall in conjunction with the Director of Public Prosecutions, prosecute offences resulting from the County legislations in any court (other than court martials).
  • Shall be responsible for advising the County Government on all matters relating to the Constitution, National legislation county legislations, international law, human rights, consumer protection and legal aid.
  • Shall be the link between the County Government, other County governments and the National Government on legal matters and shall do so in liaison with office of the Council of Governors and the Attorney General of the Republic of Kenya.
  • Shall in conjunction with Commission of Administrative Justice be the Ombudsman and shall in that regard receive public complaints and may appoint such other person to represent him or to receive public complain on his behalf.
  • Shall undertake legal audits to ensure that all County and National legislations that are applicable in the County are complied with or enforced.
  • Shall be in charge of the County government printer and shall be responsible for publication of County Gazette, Bills and Acts of County Assembly.
  • Shall be the custodian of County Public Seal, contracts and other legal instruments of the County.
  • Shall perform any other functions conferred on the office by an Act of County Assembly, National Legislation or by the Governor.

    Job Requirements
  • Be a citizen of Kenya
  • Holds a degree in Law from a university recognized in Kenya or its equivalent
  • Post graduate diploma from Kenya School of Law.
  • Be an advocate of the High Court of Kenya
  • Have a valid practicing license
  • Have at least five(5) years of relevant professional experience
  • Meets the requirements of leadership and integrity set out in Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya

    [Remuneration and Benefits'
  • Basic Salary: Kshs. 120,270-180,660 p.m
  • House allowance: Kshs.52, 000 p.m
  • Transport Allowance: Kshs. 20,000 p.m
  • Medical Cover: Provided for self, spouse and dependent children up to 21years of age.
  • Service Gratuity: 31% of basic salary on completion of the contract.
  • Leave: 30 days annual leave with leave allowance.

    How to Apply
    Candidates who had applied for the position of Principal Administrative Officer need not re-apply. Applicants are requested to fill the Employment Form which can be downloaded from the County Website, www.nyeri.go.ke. All Applicants MUST attach certified copies of the following documents
  • Academic and Professional Certificates and other testimonials.
  • National Identity Card
  • Certificate of Good conduct from the Criminal Investigation Department (C.I.D).
  • A certificate from a recognized Credit Reference Bureau (C.R.B).
  • Clearance from the Higher Education Loans Board (H.E.L.B).
  • Clearance certificates from the Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission (E.A.CC).
  • Tax compliance certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority (K.R.A).

    The completed application form together with certified copies of the required academic, professional and other certificates should be sent or delivered to:

    THE SECRETARY,
    NYERI COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD,
    KARSON’S PHOTO HOUSE KIMATHI STREET
    P.O BOX 90-10100,
    NYERI

    For more information and job application details, see; Nyeri County Government Jobs

    All applications should reach the Secretary on or before 30th November 2016 via postal service, courier service or hand delivered

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