County Government of Migori Trade Development Officer Jobs Kenya

County Government of Migori Trade Development Officer Jobs Kenya

Migori County Public Service Board is a Body corporate established under section 57 of the County Government Act 2012 pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

Section 59 of the County Government Act 2012 outlines the functions of the Board, pursuant to Constitutional and Legal provisions, Migori County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill twelve (12) vacancies of Member, Isebania, Rongo and Awendo Municipalities pursuant to the Constitution of Kenya 2010 under Article 184 (1) (b) and County Government Act sections 49, 58 and 63 and as provided in the Urban Areas and Cities Act (No. 13 of 2011) section 13(2).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Implementing strategies, policies and procedures in relation promotion of trade development in
    the county
  • Promoting retail and wholesale markets
  • Monitoring the trading activities and trade development opportunities of the County and
    conducting market surveys and research
  • Managing and disseminating trade information to traders and other stakeholders
  • Overseeing the management of county physical markets and regulation of hawking activities
  • Identifying opportunities for productive engagements between county small scale traders,
    producers, potential investors and other relevant stakeholders
  • Ensuring maintenance of a high standard of operational good practice, safety, security, hygiene
    and cleanliness throughout all markets and trading centres
  • Overseeing the erection and dismantling of all structures relating to Craft Fairs, Outdoor Markets
    and any other event which may be the responsibility of the trade department
  • Any other duties as assigned by the Trade development Officer

    Requirements for Appointment

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen
  • Be a holder of at least Bachelor’s degree in Degree in Commerce/Economics/Business
    Administration/International Trade or related field
  • A certificate in management of not less than four weeks
  • Knowledge of economic, social, political and development issues
  • Strong leadership, organization and coordination skills Demonstrated professional, technical and
    administrative competency as
    reflected in work performance and results
  • Good interpersonal relations with proven communication skills, both verbal and written;
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution OF Kenya 2010

    How to Apply:

  • All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the top left side indicating the reference number for position applied for and addressed to:

    The Secretary/CEO
    Migori County Public Service Board
    P.O Box 365- 40400, Suna

  • Hand delivered applications should be dropped at the offices of the Migori County Public Service Board
    located at Msomi Teachers’ College on Migori/Isebania Highway.
  • All applications should reach the Secretary/CEO Migori County Public Service Board on or before Monday December 17th, 2018 at 5:00pm
  • Shortlisted candidates will be required to produce their original identity cards, academic and professional certificates and testimonials.

    For candidates to meet the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, applicants must obtain the following clearance:

  • Tax compliance certificate from KRA
  • Clearance certificate from HELB
  • Clearance certificate from Ethics and Anticorruption Commission (EACC)
  • Certificate of good conduct from Criminal Investigation Department


  • Women, People Living With Disabilities and Marginalized Groups are encouraged to apply,
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidate will be contacted;
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification;
    Migori County Public Service Board is an equal opportunity employer.

  • For more information and job application details, see; County Government of Migori Trade Development Officer Jobs Kenya

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