KEMRI Director General Jobs in Kenya
KEMRI Director General Jobs in Kenya
The duties and responsibilities for the Director General/Chief Executive Officer will entail:- Provide strategic leadership in accordance with the mandate of KEMRI;
Official spokesperson of the organization and responsible for stakeholder management and the enhancement of the corporate image of the organization;
Responsible for the execution and communication of the Board’s strategies, decision and policies;
Manage the budget of the Institute and ensure that its funds are properly expended and accounted for;
The Principal executor of all KEMRI contracts;
Ensure Development and implementation of an effective performance management system;
Provide regular, thorough and prompt communication to the Board of Directors on key technical, financial and administrative matters;
Ensure that the organization has effective management structure including succession plan;
Provide leadership and vision to the organization by assisting the Board of Directors and staff with the development of the Strategic Plan, budgets and annual work plans;
Manage the day to day affairs and transactions of the Board of Directors and coordinating the operations and administrative functions of the Institute;
Lead, oversee and ensure the implementation in the Institute, of applicable Research standards in Kenya;
Oversee the activities of the Institute’s resources and ensure they are optimally utilized and fully accounted for in line with existing laws and regulations;
Provide Guidance and spearhead research activities in the Institute in line with the best research practices globally;
Foster and maintain a conducive work environment, and enhance corporate culture that promotes ethical practices and good corporate governance; and
Maintain effective collaboration and partnerships with organs of Government and Government agencies, county Governments, international organizations,
non-governmental organizations and other Stakeholders.
The requirements for appointment to this position, a candidate must have:-
Bachelors Degree in a health related field, finance or audit, business management, economics, law or any other relevant field from a recognized institution;
Masters Degree in a health-related field, finance or audit, business management, economics, law or any other relevant field from a recognized institution;
At least ten (10) years working experience in a senior management position in either the private or public sector;
PhD Degree in a health-related field, finance or audit, business management, economics, law or any other relevant field from a recognized institution will be an added advantage;
Research experience in medical or related field for at least ten (10) years will be an added advantage;
Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
Key Skills and Competencies
Strong analytical skills;
Strategic and innovative thinking;
Ability to mobilize resources;
Financial management and budgeting;
Analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills;
Strong interpersonal skills;
Proficiency in IT applications;
Strong leadership skills; and
How to Apply
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