National Land Commission Chief Environment and Natural Resource Officer Jobs in Kenya

National Land Commission Chief Environment and Natural Resource Officer Jobs in Kenya

  • National Land Commission (NLC) is an Independent Constitutional Commission established and under Article 67 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 and operationalized by the National Land Commission (NLC) Act,2012, the Land Act and the Land Registration Act, 2012.

  • The broad mandates of the Commission are inter-alia; to manage public land on behalf of the National and County Governments, recommend a National Land Policy to the National Government, advice the National Government on a Comprehensive program for the registration of Land throughout Kenya, to conduct research related to land and the use of natural resources and make recommendations to appropriate authorities and initiate investigations on its own initiative or on a complaint into present or historical land injustices and recommend appropriate redress.

  • Conversely, Pursuant to Article 252 1(C) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and National Land Commission Act of 2012, the Commission invites applications from suitable candidates for the
    following positions:

    Chief Environment and Natural Resource Officer

  • An officer appointed to this position will be responsible for developing and implementing
    programmes and projects the directorate has set in regards to Natural Resources Management

    Duties and Responsibilities

    The successful candidate will be responsible to perform the following functions;

  • Provide technical guidance regarding data and information gathering for the development of a land based natural resources inventory for the country.

  • Assist in establishing stakeholder linkages for the sustainable management of the country’s natural resources.

  • Support and assist in the development of bankable proposals for natural resource conservation and
    related resource mobilization programmes for the directorate.

  • Assist in tracking the implementation of various environmental and natural resources multilateral agreements (MEAs)

  • Participate in stakeholder meetings.

  • Develop and update the information sharing framework for natural resource management.

  • Assist in enhancing stakeholder linkages.

  • Assist in responding to diverse stakeholder issues and inquiries.

  • Facilitate the development of a natural resource information sharing framework

    Academic and Professional Qualification

    For Appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines; Natural resource management, environmental Science , Development studies, Biological Sciences, Agriculture, Botany and mineral sciences or an equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.

  • Certificate in Management course not lasting less than four weeks from a recognized

  • Must have at least six ( 6) years’ experience three (3) of which at senior officer or equivalents

    Applicants must possess level of knowledge and skills in the following areas;

  • Knowledge of relevant legislation

  • Knowledge of professional standards

  • Proficiency in Computer applications

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; National Land Commission Chief Environment and Natural Resource Officer Jobs in Kenya

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