Kenya Government State Counsel Jobs

Kenya Government State Counsel Jobs

State Counsel Ii – Forty (40) Posts - V/no. 22/2019

Three (3) years contract (Renewable subject to satisfactory performance)

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:-

  • A Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • A Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law; and
  • Been admitted as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    This will be the entry and training grade for this cadre.

    An officer at this level will work
    under a more senior and experienced Counsel in the performance of legal duties pertaining to the Department. Specific duties and responsibilities include:

  • Handling preliminary enquiries and writing correspondence to complainants and
  • Interviewing complainants;
  • Assisting in civil litigation matters;
  • Appearing in court under supervision of a senior and experienced officer;
  • Assisting in drafting bills and subsidiary legislations;
  • Drawing up of pleadings.
  • Registration of grants of representation.
  • Preparation of statutory declaration.
  • Preparation and registration of caveats/caution, orders of prohibition and Trust
    deeds; and
  • Drafting local agreements, international documents, contracts and treaties

    How to Apply
  • Applications are invited from qualified persons for the positions shown below.
  • Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications as follows:
  • Online through the Commission website or job portal
  • Or by completing One PSC 2 (Revised 2016) application form.
  • The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.
  • Completed applications should be sent or delivered to:The Secretary/ceo
  • Public Service Commission
  • Commission House
  • P.o. Box 30095 – 00100
  • Nairobi


  • Candidates should Not attach any documents to the application form.
  • ALL the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form. It is an offence to include incorrect information in the application.
  • Details of academic and professional certificates not obtained by closure of the advert should not be included.
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • The Public Service Commission is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution - Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenyans diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons with disabilities. Therefore, People With
    Disabilities, the Marginalized and the Minorities Are Encouraged
  • Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity
    Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews.
  • It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates/documents.
  • Applications should reach the Commission on or before 23rd April 2019 (Latest 5.00PM)
  • For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Government State Counsel Jobs

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