Office of the Controller of Budget Principal Research & Planning Officer Jobs in Kenya

Office of the Controller of Budget Principal

Research & Planning Officer Jobs in Kenya

Reporting to the Director Research & Planning, the officer will be responsible for conducting
research within the Institution and monitoring implementation of the Strategic Plan of the
Institution, research policies, systems and procedures.

Key Responsibilities
  • Develop and implement research and planning strategy, policies, systems and procedures
    on budget implementation;
  • Ensure implementation of the Strategic Plan of the Institution;
  • Collect and collate macro-economic, socio-economic and fiscal data and prepare reports
    as necessary;
  • Undertake objective research and analysis on budget implementation matters and advise
    management on improvement in budget implementation;
  • Ensure implementation of the organization’s research and planning assignments
  • Undertake research on topical issues and prepare reports as necessary;
  • Oversee preparation and implementation of departmental work plans

    Requirements for the position
  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in either Economics, Statistics, Commerce, Business
    Administration, Social Sciences, Finance or its equivalent from a recognized university;
  • A Masters degree in Economics, Statistics, Commerce, Business Administration, Social
    Sciences, Finance or its equivalent from a recognized university will be an added
    advantage.
  • Must be versed with the Constitution of Kenya, 2010;
  • Must have at least 5 years relevant work experience;
  • Broad knowledge of Research work and Project Management;

    Required Skills and Personal Attributes
  • Leadership skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Integrity
  • Team player
  • Knowledge of Public Finance Management Act, 2012
  • Meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010.


    How to Apply
  • Qualified interested candidates should submit their applications quoting the job title on both the envelope and the cover letter.
  • Enclose a detailed and up-to-date curriculum vitae, indicating your current remuneration, home
    county, e-mail address and reliable daytime telephone contacts, together with copies of your
    certificates, testimonials and national identity card.
  • You should also provide names of two
    referees who must be familiar with your previous work/academic experience indicating their
    telephone, postal and email addresses.
  • Please note that it is a criminal offence to provide false information and documents in the job application.

    Additional requirements

    Candidates shortlisted for interviews for the above positions will be required to submit the
    following;

  • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigation
  • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
  • Applications should be sent by post or hand delivered to our Office addressed to:
  • The Controller of Budget
  • Bima House 12th Floor, Harambee Avenue.
  • P.O Box 35616-00100 Nairobi
    so as to reach the Office of the Controller of Budget Not Later Than 7th May, 2019 AT
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • The Office of the Controller of Budget is an equal opportunity employer.
  • For more information and job application details, see; Office of the Controller of Budget Principal Research & Planning Officer Jobs in Kenya
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