The Competition Authority of Kenya (the Authority) is a Statutory Agency established under the Competition Act No.12 of 2010. The Authority’s mandate is to promote and safeguard competition and also protect consumers from unfair and misleading market conduct.
- Assisting in carrying out investigation of allocated consumer complaints and prepare investigation reports;
- Collecting evidence for allocated cases;
- Assisting in gathering intelligence on any consumer infractions in the market;
- Participating in allocated consumer awareness activities;
- Initiating the development of advocacy initiatives for policy change;
- Assisting in carrying out specific market inquiries;
- Implementing the consumer protection guidelines;
- Following up on the implementation of approved product information and safety standards;
- Implementing policies and quality management procedures to enable the department function effectively;
- Carrying out consumer awareness surveys and develop a framework to monitor compliance and impact.
- Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: – Economics, Law, Business Administration, or equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
- Proficiency in computer applications;
- Good Communication skills
- Interpersonal skills;
- Analytical skills
- Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
Requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya
Shortlisted candidates will be required to obtain and submit copies of clearance certificates from the following Agencies during the interview:
- Kenya Revenue Authority
- Higher Education Loans Board
- Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.
- Directorate of Criminal Investigations
- Credit Reference Bureau authorized by the Central Bank of Kenya
Method of Application
Interested applicants who meet the above requirements are advised to submit their applications to:
Competition Authority of Kenya
P O Box 36265 – 00200
Email: email@example.com or; log into the Authority’s Recruitment Portal https://jobs.cak.go.ke:802 or;
Drop Point: Kenya Railways HQ’s, Block “D” ground floor,
The application shall include
- Detailed CV;
- Copy of National Identification Card;
- Certified copies of Academic and Professional certificates; and
- Names and contacts (telephone and e-mail) of three (3) professional referees.
Applications close on 23rd July, 2019 at 17:00 hours. Only applications with all the required attachments will be considered.
The Competition Authority of Kenya is “An Equal Opportunity Employer”
Women, persons with disabilities and persons from minority and marginalized groups are encouraged to apply
Canvassing of any form will lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.