Kenya Roads Board Supply Chain Officers - Jobs in Kenya

Kenya Roads Board Supply Chain Officers - Jobs in Kenya

Kenya Roads Board (KRB) is a statutory body established by the Kenya Roads Board Act No. 7 of 1999. The object and purpose for which KRB was established is to
oversee the road network in Kenya and coordinate the maintenance, rehabilitation and development funded by the Kenya Roads Board Fund as established under the Act and to advise the Cabinet Secretary responsible for roads on all matters related thereto

This is the entry and training grade for degree holders into this cadre. An officer at this level will work under guidance and supervision of a senior officer.

a) Job Specification

The duties and responsibilities of the officer will entail assisting in:-

  • Participate in the design, development and maintenance of sound procurement controls and systems.

  • Conduct market research to keep abreast of the market developments.

  • Maintaining and updating lists of registered/ prequalified suppliers

  • Opening and evaluation of tenders

  • Participate in contract negotiations with suppliers.

  • Prepare purchase orders for approval and expedite timely deliveries of goods/services from the contracted suppliers.

  • Maintaining and safeguarding of procurement and asset disposal records in accordance with the procurement law.

  • Preparation of inventory reports

  • Participate in the inspection and receipt of goods.

  • Maintenance of optimal stock levels and carrying out stock taking

    b) Person Specification

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

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Procurement & Supplies Management, Business Administration, or other relevant field from a recognized institution;

  • Proficiency in computer applications

  • Member/Associate of professional body either KISM or CIPS; and

  • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution.

    Terms of Service:

    All the positions are permanent and pensionable. Successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package, including house allowance, medical benefits, gratuity and other benefits in accordance with State Corporations Advisory Committee and
    Salaries Remuneration Commission guidelines.

    How to Apply:

    Applications shall be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of academic and professional certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, testimonials, or other supporting documents. The application should also indicate the names and contact of three referees. Scanned copies of these documents must accompany online applications.

    All applications should be clearly marked “Application for the Position of Director/Principal Officer/Officer” and submitted in any of the following ways:

    a) Hand delivered application in sealed envelope addressed to the Director General, Kenya Roads Board to be dropped at the reception of Kenya Roads Offices, 3rd
    Floor, Kenya Re Towers, off Ragati Road in Upper Hill, Nairobi.

    b) Online applications should be through the Recruitment Portal in the website;

    c) Posted applications should be addressed to:

    The Director General
    Kenya Roads Board
    3rd Floor, Kenya Re-Towers, Off Ragati Road,
    Upper Hill P. O. Box 73718-00200,
    Nairobi, Kenya.

    Interested applicants are required to obtain clearance from the following bodies:

  • Kenya Revenue Authority

  • Higher Education Loans Board

  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission and

  • Criminal Investigation Department (Certificate of Good Conduct)

  • Credit Reference Bureau.

  • Applicants must submit copies of these clearance certificates with the application.

  • All Applications must reach the Chairperson not later than 5 p.m. on 22nd September, 2022.

    For more information and job application details, see; Kenya Roads Board Supply Chain Officers - Jobs in Kenya

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