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  • Posted: Feb 12, 2024
    Deadline: Feb 23, 2024
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    The University of Nairobi, a body corporate established under the Universities Act 2012 of the laws of Kenya and the University of Nairobi Charter, is the pioneer institution of University education in Kenya and the region. The only institution of higher learning in Kenya for a long time, the University of Nairobi responded to the national, regional and Afr...
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    Assistant Secretary Grade A - Students Catering Department

     AD/2/41/24 - 1 POST
    Applicants must have:

    • At least KCSE C (Plain) or KCE Div. III or an equivalent qualification with a credit in English Language. (Those who were employed in the University before 2007 will be considered with the KCSE/KCE grades they have.) and must have completed the following subjects offered by KNEC or an equivalent certificate from a recognized examining body:
      • Business English III
      • Commerce II
      • Secretarial Duties II
      • Office Management III
      • Shorthand III (minimum 80 wpm) OR Audio typing writing III
      • Typewriting 50 wpm
      • Knowledge of word processing.


    • Long serving staff without professional qualifications but have satisfactorily served in the grade of Copy Typist grade IV for a minimum period of ten (10) years and must have passed typing practical test (50 wpm). They must show an indication or effort to improve their professional qualifications

    Job description

    • The successful candidate will among other assignments be required to provide secretarial and basic office administration duties in the Students Catering Department, Central Administration.

    Method of Application


    • Applicants should email their application letters, certified copies of certificates and curriculum vitae (CV) giving details of their qualifications, experience and three (3) referees, as well as indicating their telephone and e-mail contacts.
    • Applications and related documents should be addressed to the Director, Human Resource, University of Nairobi.
    • Applicants should state their current designations, salaries and other benefits attached to those designations.
    • The application letter must bear the reference code indicated in the advertisement.
    • Late applications will not be considered.
    • Applications should be emailed as one file in PDF


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