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  • Posted: Sep 12, 2022
    Deadline: Sep 23, 2022
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    Tana River County is one of the forty seven (47) counties in the Republic of Kenya. The County takes its name from River Tana which is the longest river in Kenya. It is a County in the former Coast Province, Kenya with an area of 35,375.8 square kilometers (13,658.7 sq mi) and a population of 262,684 according to the 2012 census.
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    County Secretary [1 Post] (Re-advertisement)

    V/NO. 15/ 2022 

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Head of the County Public Service and Secretary to the County Executive Committee;
    • Responsible for arranging the business and keeping the minutes of the County Executive Committee;
    • Ensure efficient management of resources;
    • Co-ordination of County Government Programmes;
    • Interpret, disseminate and oversee implementation of National and County Government Policies;
    • Convey the decisions of the Executive Committee to appropriate persons or authorities;
    • Provide direction and guidance to public officers in the County; and
    • Perform any other duties as directed by the County Executive Committee.

    Requirement for appointment

    • Be a Kenyan Citizen;
    • Be in possession of a Bachelor’s degree from a university recognized in Kenya;
    • Have not less than ten (10) years of experience in administration and management; 
    • Possess adequate knowledge of organization and functions of government;
    • A relevant Master’s degree from a recognized institution will be an added advantage; 
    • Have a thorough knowledge of the structural, legislative and regulatory framework of the public service;
    • Proof of registration with the relevant professional body will be an added advantage;
    • Be computer literate; and 
    • Satisfy the requirements of chapter six of the constitution

    Method of Application

    Each application should be accompanied by a detailed CV, Copies of relevant academic and professional certificates and transcripts, National Identity Card or Passport, Testimonials and other relevant supporting documents. Scanned copies of these documents must accompany an online application.
    All applications should clearly specify the position applied for and submitted in the following ways:-
    Manual applications should be hand delivered to the Office of the Secretary County Public Service Board, at the County Public Service Board Offfices, next to County Commission Offices Hola;
    Posted applications should be addressed to:
    The Board Secretary/CEO
    County Public Service Board of Tana River
    P.O. Box 181 – 70101

    Online applications should be emailed in PDF format to:-
    All applications should be received on or before 23rd September, 2022.
    Interested Applicants are expected to get clearence from the following bodies: –

    • Kenya Revenue Authority;
    • Higher Education Loans Board;
    • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission;
    • Directorate of Criminal Investigation (Certificate of good conduct); and
    • A Registered Credit Reference Bureau.

    Applicants must submit copies of the above clearance certificates with their applications. 
    Kindly note that only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted. 

    Any canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
    The County Government of Tana River is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, the marginalized and Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.

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