KNH Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya

KNH Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya


  • Kenyatta National Hospital is a government state corporation whose vision is to be a world class referral hospital in the provision of innovative and specialized healthcare.

  • The Hospital seeks to recruit dynamic, highly motivated, innovative and experienced individuals to fill the following vacant positions.

    Deputy Chief Administrative Officer

    Job Purpose

  • Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, the Deputy Chief Administrative Officer will be responsible for provision of quality administrative services in the Hospital.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Formulating and reviewing administrative policies, procedures and guidelines.

  • Monitoring income and expenditure trends.

  • Coordinating and maintaining building and equipment.

  • Managing the inventory of assets.

  • Ensuring timely payment of bills for common services.

  • Managing contracts for maintenance services by outside vendors and ensuring compliance with Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

  • Preparing Annual Operational Plans and budgets for presentation to the Board.

  • Ensuring timely procurement of the departmental requirements.

  • Approving procurement of appropriate office furniture.

  • Approving payments of all bills for common services.

  • Preparing annual operational plans and budgets for presentation to the board.

  • Coordinating interdepartmental activities.

  • Monitoring and evaluating projects.

  • Managing quality standards and procedures.

  • Ensuring performance management and capacity building.

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Master’s degree in any of the following Social Sciences: Health Management, Hospital Administration,
    Health Planning, Public Health, Business Administration or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following Social Sciences: Government, Anthropology, Sociology, Business Administration, Public Administration,
    Commerce, Health Economics, or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.

  • Served for a minimum period of eight (8) years relevant work at least three (3) years’ experience in a supervisory capacity.

  • Certified Public Secretary (K) or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution will be an added advantage.

  • Certificate in Leadership/Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognised institution.

  • Registered with a relevant professional body.

  • Proficiency in computer applications.

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

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; KNH Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Jobs in Kenya


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