PKF Director General/Chief Executive Officer Jobs in Kenya

PKF Director General/Chief Executive Officer Jobs in Kenya


About the position

  • Our client, the LAPSSET Corridor Development Authority (LCDA) is a State Corporation mandated to plan, coordinate, sequence, and provide leadership and direction in the operations and implementation of the LAPSSET Corridor programme. This is a regional multi-modal infrastructure program implemented by Kenya, Ethiopia and South Sudan. The project components are a 32 berth port at Lamu (Kenya), interregional highways, Oil pipelines, product oil pipeline, interregional standard gauge railway lines, international airports, resort cities, and multipurpose high grand falls dam.

  • The Authority is seeking to recruit an experienced individual with a high degree of integrity, strategic orientation and professionalism to fill the position of Director General/Chief Executive Officer.

  • The Director General/CEO will be reporting directly to the Board of Directors and is the Secretary to the Board.

    Key responsibilities

  • Provide strategic leadership in planning, coordinating and sequencing of the LAPSSET Corridor Program in collaboration with the implementing Ministries and Agencies.

  • Promote the corporate image of LAPSSET Corridor Development Authority.

  • Provide secretariat services to the Board and the High Level Steering Committee of Cabinet Secretaries on the delivery of the LAPSSET Corridor Programs.

  • Oversee the formulation and implementation of the Authority’s policies as per the Government rules and regulations.

  • Mobilize funds to program components using a variety of resources including budgetary resources from Government, donor loans, infrastructure bonds and private finance.

  • Provide general guidance to the Board and staff on annual expectations.

  • Build the capacity of LAPSSET Corridor towns to manage the urban growth resulting from LAPSSET Corridor Program investments in collaboration with the relevant National and County government departments.

  • Overseeing the execution of the approved Authority’s work plans and budgets and vetted performance contract.

  • Promote the competitiveness and use of the
    LAPSSET Corridor Program for the transport of goods and people.

  • Any other duties assigned by the Board of Directors.

    Person specifications

  • Be a holder of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Law, Finance, Economics, Business Management or related field from a recognized institution.

  • Be a holder of a Master’s degree in a relevant discipline from a recognized institution
    Have knowledge and experience of not less than 15 years of relevant work, with at least ten (10) years served in a managerial/leadership role in a public or private entity, with a mandate that is comparable to LAPSSET.

  • Be a member of a recognized professional body and in good standing.

  • Experience in Strategic Leadership Development and/or Corporate Governance.

  • Have a thorough understanding of public sector policy and reforms, corporate planning and relevant legislations.

  • Shortlisted candidates will be required, at the time of the interviews, to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 through provision of:

  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations.

  • Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board.

  • Tax Compliance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority.

  • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission, and.

  • Report from an Approved Credit Reference Bureau.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; PKF Director General/Chief Executive Officer Jobs in Kenya


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