Deputy Secretary

The Public Service Commission of kenya is an autonomous, independent and executive state organ which is seeking dynamic and self oriented individuals to apply for vacant positions.

Deputy Secretary


For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  • Served in the grade of under secretary/district commissioner ii job group ‘p’
  • At least three (3) years;
  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
  • Possession of a masters degree or postgraduate diploma in any social science and attendance to the strategic leadership development course shall be an added advantage.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    An officer at this level will be deployed at the ministry headquarters.

    Specific duties will include:

  • Co-ordinating public service reforms;
  • Co-ordinating and drafting briefs, speeches, policy, memoranda, ministerial position and concept papers;
  • Overseeing implementation of government policies;
  • Follow-up actions on government decisions and directives specific to the ministry;
  • Co-ordinating administrative matters, training, development, deployment and promotion of administrative staff;
  • Co-ordinating performance appraisal for administrative staff in the ministry;
  • Co-ordinating activities regarding state corporations and statutory bodies under the ministry;
  • Co-ordinating parliamentary business;
  • Co-ordinating measures and activities to mitigate against hiv/aids;
  • Promoting integrity and ethical conduct within the ministry;
  • Managing and ensuring security of government assets; and
  • Co-ordinating various meetings.

    Application Deadline: 21st September

    For more information and application, visit: Deputy Secretary Website

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