County Government of Kirinyaga Chief Officer Land & Physical Planning Jobs in Kenya

County Government of Kirinyaga Chief Officer Land & Physical Planning Jobs in Kenya

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Implement the strategic plan and other policies for the Department

  • General administration and coordination of the Lands, Housing and Urban Development Department.

  • Promote national values and policies of governance within the county public service

  • Oversee the implementation and monitoring of human resources management initiatives including human resource planning and performance management within the department

  • Spearhead formulation of county policy related to the department’s area of

  • Oversee development and implementation of strategies and county sector development plans for the department.

  • Formulate and implement effective program plans to attain Vision 2030, Sustainable Development Goals and other relevant county goals.

  • Oversee development projects, computerization and other programs in the
    sector’s annual workplan and Budgets.

  • Create linkages and networks with internal and external stakeholders to propagate sector development goals and by extension county objectives

  • Entrench principles of good governance as captured in Chapter six of the constitution of Kenya 2010.

  • Supervise activities of the department and other cross-cutting human resource issues across other departments

  • Participate in policy development committees to formulate public service and
    administration policies that will enable the county to be compliant to relevant

  • Ensure the resources allocated to the department are efficiently utilized to
    enable it achieve its goals and prevent misuse of funds.

  • Provide technical advice to the county executive to ensure the county adopts
    the best practices in public sector human resource management.

  • Ensuring compliance with National Values and Principles of Good Governance as outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya

  • Performing any other duties as may be assigned by the County Executive
    Committee Member

    Requirements for Appointment

  • Be a Kenyan citizen

  • Have a bachelor’s degree from a University
    recognized in Kenya.

  • Possession of a Master’s degree in a relevant field will be an added advantage

  • Possession of a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Land Economics, Valuation, Property Management, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Interior Design, Civil/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, Land Economics, Real Estate and Land Administration, Building Economics, Urban/Regional Planning, Construction Management, Economics, Estate Management, Sociology, Community Development, Statistics, Environmental Studies, Geography, Housing Administration, Urban Management, Urban/Regional Planning, Valuation and Property Management, Architecture, Business Administration or equivalent qualification from a recognized University will be an added advantage;

  • Have vast knowledge and experience of not less than 10 years in the relevant field, 5 years of which should be in a management position

  • Have demonstrated thorough understanding of County Development objectives and Vision 2030

  • Be results oriented and a strategic thinker

  • Have excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills

  • Have capacity to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines

  • Have ability to work in a multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity

  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution

  • Demonstrate understanding and commitment to the values and principles as outlined in Article 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya

  • Be computer literate

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; County Government of Kirinyaga Chief Officer Land & Physical Planning Jobs in Kenya

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