County Government of Vihiga Deputy County Secretary & Deputy of Public Service Jobs in Kenya

County Government of Vihiga Deputy County Secretary & Deputy of Public Service Jobs in Kenya


  • The County Government of Vihiga is seeking to recruit highly transformative and dynamic self-driven individuals with a highly degree of integrity, result oriented, demonstrable professionalism, competence and impeccable capability to fill the following positions within its staff establishment.

    Deputy County Secretary & Deputy of Public Service

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • The Deputy County Secretary & Deputy of Public Service will deputize the County Secretary in taking charge of Public Service Administration and Coordination of County Affairs.

    She/he will be responsible to the County Secretary for;

  • Arranging the business and keeping the minutes of the executive committee subject to the directions of the County Secretary;

  • Conveying decisions of the County Executive Committee to the appropriate persons or authorities

  • Ensuring efficient management of resources and co-ordination of County Government resources;

  • Providing strategic policy direction for improved service delivery;

  • Developing and implementing an effective performance management systems;

  • Implementing strategic plans

  • Maintaining effective collaboration and partnerships with other organs of the County Government, the National Government, the private sector and other stakeholders;

  • Providing leadership in mainstreaming Information Communication Technology in the operations of the County

  • Promoting values and Principles spelt out in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya in the operations of the County.

  • Ensuring achievement of the goals and objectives of Kenya Vision 2030 and of other County and Inter-Governmental programs and projects;

  • Receiving official County Government correspondence.

  • Liaison activities between the County Secretary’s Office and other departments.

  • Coordinating and managing Logistics for County forums.

  • Performing and other functions and directed by the County Secretary.

    Requirements for Appointment

  • Be a Kenyan citizen;

  • Have vast knowledge and relevant work experience not less than ten (10) years, 5 years of which should have been in a leadership position or at a management level in the Public
    Service or Private Sector.

  • Possess knowledge of the organization and functions of Government;

  • Be in possession of Bachelor’s degree in any of the following Social Science: Public Administration, Business Management/Management, Human Resource Management, Strategic Management, Finance Management, Finance Management, Science Law, System Analysis or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution

  • Master’s degree in any of the following Social Sciences shall be an added advantage: Public Administration, Business Management/ Management, Human Resource Management, Strategic Management, Finance Management, Science Law, System Analysis or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;

  • Fulfilled all the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010

  • Proven communication, proficiency in computer applications and report writing skills;

  • Demonstrated thorough understanding of Devolution, the County Development objectives/National Goals Policies and Vision 2030;

  • Have thorough knowledge of structural, legislative and regulatory framework of the Public Service and Administration

  • Demonstrated understanding and commitment to the National Values and Principles of Governance as outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010;

  • Have demonstrated leadership and management capacity including knowledge of Financial Management and strategic people management; and

  • Demonstrated high degree of professional and technical competence as reflected in work performance and results; and being Certified Secretary of good standing will be an added advantage

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; County Government of Vihiga Deputy County Secretary & Deputy of Public Service Jobs in Kenya


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