National Biosafety Authority Principal Human Resource Management Officer Jobs in Kenya

National Biosafety Authority Principal Human Resource Management Officer Jobs in Kenya

The National Biosafety Authority (NBA) is a State Corporation established under the
provisions of the Biosafety Act No.2 of 2009.

The mandate of NBA is to exercise
supervision and control over the development, transfer, handling and use of genetically
modified organisms (GMOs) with a view to ensuring safety to human and animal health
as well as the provision of adequate level of protection to the environment.

The Authority wishes to recruit qualified, experienced and dynamic persons to fill the
following positions:

Job Title

  • Principal Human Resource Management Officer- Job Grade –c4

    Job Specifications
  • The job holder is responsible for coordinating and managing the activities of the Human
    Resource and Administration Department.

    The duties and responsibilities at this level entails:
  • Coordinating all Human Resource Management function including preparation of annual staff budget, recruitment, training and development, staff welfare and discipline, career management, salary administration and performance management.
  • Facilitating formulation, implementation and review of human resource
    management and administration policies, procedures and strategies.
  • Developing proposals for review of staff salary and remuneration.
  • Ensuring implementation of scheme of service.
  • Advise the management on all human resource management matters.
  • Ensure administrative guidelines on labour laws, constitutional requirements and
    any other employment statutes issued by government from time to time.
  • Providing advice on the development and review of effective organizational structure.
  • Managing staff development and performance management systems.
  • Ensure prudent utilization of resources including finances, human and capital
    resources allocated to his/her department
  • Carry out market surveys to advice on current trends in human resource and talent
  • Supervising, mentoring and coaching staff within the Authority.

    Person’s Specifications

    For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

  • At least Six (6) years’ experience in human resource management in the public or
    private sector, three (3) of which should be in a supervisory /management position.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management, OR Bachelor’s degree in Social
    sciences and a Higher national diploma in
    HR management
  • Masters’ Degree in Human Resource Management/ Development/Business/Administration/Management/Public Administration/Social sciences or any other
    relevant field from a recognised institution.
  • Certificate in a management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
  • A holder of a valid HRM Professional Practising Certificate.
  • Proficiency in computer applications
  • Demonstrated results in work performance.
  • Meets the provisions of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya

    Key competencies and skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Good customer relations
  • Supervisory skills

    How to Apply

    In fulfilling the Chapter Six requirements, the applicants MUST attach clearance
    certificates from the following bodies:-

  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
  • Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI)
  • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)
  • If you believe you meet the criteria for the position above, please submit your application including copies of your academic and professional certificates, testimonials and a detailed Curriculum Vitae, email and telephone contacts of three (3) referees in sealed envelope clearly marked with job title to the address below before 25th
    March 2019
    Chief Executive Officer,
    National Biosafety Authority,
    Pest control Products Board (PCPB) building Loresho- Off Waiyaki way,
    P.O Box 28251 – 00100 – NAIROBI.

  • Email:
  • NBA is an equal opportunity employer; women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and they will be required to present valid clearance certificates as stipulated in Chapter Six of the Constitution.
  • For more information and job application details, see; National Biosafety Authority Principal Human Resource Management Officer Jobs in Kenya

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