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  • Posted: Aug 12, 2022
    Deadline: Aug 16, 2022
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    The promulgation of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010, introduced the devolved system of Government which resulted to the formation of the 47 Counties across the Country, Kakamega County being among them. Kakamega County is located in the western region of the country with an area of 3,051.3 square kilometers and an estimated population of 2,079,669 and den...
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    Assistant Commissioner for Cooperatives

    Duties and Responsibilities
    Specific duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: -

    • Provide technical advice in the area of specialization;
    • Advice on cooperative investments;
    • Analyzing data for policy formulation;
    • Enforcing compliance with cooperative legislation;
    • Carry out market research and disseminating research findings;
    • Promoting value addition and processing;
    • Conducting cooperative banking inspections;
    • Undertaking cooperative risk assessment; and
    • Preparing and evaluating cooperative activities and trends for promoting the cooperative movement. Requirements for Appointment

    For appointment in to this grade, an officer must have: -

    • Served in the grade of Principal Cooperatives Officer, Job Group CPSB 06/’N’ or in a comparable position in the Public Service for a minimum period of three (3) years;
    • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business administration, Economics, Sociology, Law, Cooperative management, marketing, Entrepreneurship, Management and Organizational Development or Finance from a recognized institution;
    • Possession of a Master’s degree in Commerce, Business administration, Economics, Sociology, Law, Cooperative management, marketing, Entrepreneurship, Management and Organizational Development
    • from a recognized institution will be an added advantage;
    • Diploma in any of the following disciplines; Co-operative Management, Co-operative auditing, Marketing, Internal Auditing, or Finance qualification from a recognized institution


    • Certified Public Secretaries (CPS) Kenya Part III or Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Kenya Part III from a recognized institution; and
    • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.

    Method of Application

    All the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the on-line form. 2. ALL Serving Officers in the County Public Service, MUST clearly indicate on the on-line form: - The Officer’s Payroll Number;

    • Date of first appointment;
    • Date of last promotion to the current grade; and
    • Substantive designation and Job Group. 

    During interviews, shortlisted candidates will be required to produce the following original documents: - National Identity Card; Academic and Professional Certificates; current payslip and letter of

    appointment/promotion to the current grade.

    Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.

    The County Government of Kakamega is an equal opportunity employer and women, persons living with
    Disabilities are encouraged to apply.

    Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.

    All applicants should click on the Job Offers Option on the County Website, fill the Application Form and submit it ONLINE on or before 16th August, 2022 at 11.59 P.M. N/B: No hard copy or emailed applications to the Board’s official email i.e. will be accepted.

    Applicants are advised to provide accurate information when making applications, those who give false
    information regarding their credentials and qualifications will be automatically disqualified. PLEASE NOTE: Kakamega County Public Service Board (KCPSB) DOES NOT use Agents nor charge ANY FEE at any stage of the recruitment and selection process. Our official communication channels are; email address and phone number 0713852573 ONLY

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