Mandera County Director Economic Planning Jobs in Kenya

Mandera County Director Economic Planning Jobs in Kenya

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Formulation and coordination of strategies, policies and programme for harmonious development of economic sectors and to oversee studies, research and monitor all changes ineconomic structure, trends and advice the county appropriately;

  • Head the development in the county to provide rural development as well as coordination of sub county plans to ensure economic development for the county as envisioned in the CIDPS and Vision 2030;

  • Participate in preparation of the county and department budget;

  • Plan and manage human resources, projection of manpower needs and training to meet County development objectives and compilation of data for planning and social services,

  • Manpower surveys and, in conjunction with the Board, undertaking labour forces studies and monitoring unemployment in the county;

  • Co-ordinate and formulate county development strategies, policies and programmes within the devolved unit responsible for county economic planning and in other devolved units and for collation and presentation of statistical data in the form of survey reports or bulletins;

  • Supervise officers in his/her division or a Central Planning and Project Monitoring Division in the county

  • Formulate and coordinate strategies, policies, programmes and the framework within the county to enable the county to plan effectively for economic development;

  • Coordinate preparation of county development plans and linking of departmental budgets to the countyMTEF budget process;

  • Assist in collection, collation, processing and administration of statistical data as required by the provisionsof the Statistics Act,2006

  • Formulate coordinated strategies, policies and programmes for the harmonious development of the economic sectors, carrying out sectorial studies and research, monitoring changes in key indicators of sectorial economic structure, trends and efficiency;

  • In charge of developing and strengthening county Integrated monitoring and evaluation systems.

    Requirement for Appointment

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen;

  • Degree in Economics, Statistics, Finance or related field from a recognized University;

  • A master degree in the relevant field will be an added advantage;

  • Have relevant knowledge,
    experience and a distinguished career of not less than eight (8) years, three (3) years of which must have been in senior management level in Public Service or Private Sector;

  • Excellent Communication and interpersonal skills;

  • Knowledge of relevant legislations such as County Government Act,2012 and the Statistics Act 2006;

  • Certificate in a senior management course not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution is an added advantage.

  • Be registered with the relevant body and in good standing;

  • Knowledge in use of Participatory M&E Tools;

  • Satisfies requirement of chapter six of the constitution of Kenya 2010 on leadership and integrit.

    How to Apply

  • Interested applicant should fill in Mandera County employment application form (file:///C:/Users/USER/Downloads/CPSB%20recruitment%20form%20(1).pdf) or obtained from Mandera County Public Service Board office and attach copies of Certificates, Testimonials and Identity card.

  • No online application will be accepted. Mandera County Public Service Board is an equal opportunity employer and corruption free entity.

  • Incomplete application form will not be accepted and giving false information in the application form will lead to automatic disqualification. The Board will not accept any other form of application except Mandera County Government employments application form.

  • Applications should reach the County Public Service Board on or before 18th May, 2022 at 4.00pm.

  • Application should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the left side the position applied for and vacancy number and;

  • Addressed to:

    The Secretary,
    Mandera County Public Service Board,
    P.O. Box 356-70300, Mandera

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