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  • Posted: Jan 13, 2023
    Deadline: Jan 19, 2023
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    Expectations are high about the Isiolo County. It is difficult to paint a picture of how Isiolo County will be in five, ten or fifteen years. Across the beautiful hills, valleys,acacia trees and the savannah grasslands of Isiolo, winds of change are blowing. Isiolo is a virgin space, a wonderful piece of creation. The Isiolians and Kenyans alike are up-beat ...
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    County Solicitor – (1 Post)

    Requirements for Appointment 

    • Be a citizen of Kenya;
    • be in possession of a law degree from a university recognized in Kenya; 
    • have at least five years' post admission experience as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya; and
    • satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010.

    Other preferred Experience and qualifications

    • Knowledge in records of relevant laws and professional standards.
    • Prior experience in similar establishment such as the Office of the Attorney General will be an added advantage.
    • Knowledge and experience in public finance management and public procurement laws.

    Duties and Responsibilities: 

    • Be the principal assistant of the County Attorney in execution of functions of the Office of the County Attorney; 
    • organize, coordinate and manage administrative and legal functions of the Office;
    • conduct or assign and supervise all cases, including appeals or petitions on behalf of the County Attorney;
    • ensure and assisting in ensuring adherence to the principles of public finance management and public procurement laws, policies and procedures by the Office of the County Attorney;
    • ensure effective and efficient utilization of financial, human and other resources in the Office of the County Attorney and submitting reports as required by any law; 
    • implement government policies and the strategic plan for the Office of the County Attorney;
    • upon delegation, in the performance of the functions and exercise of the power under the ffice of the County Attorney, the County Solicitor will be responsible for formulating and ensuring implementation of the development of strategies for County Government legal services;
    • support in drafting and Publication of legislative proposals for the County Government;
    • In consultation with County Government Departments ensure amendments where necessary of County laws;
    • represent the County Government in Court, Tribunals, Commission of inquiry and any other legal proceedings which the County is a party or has interest, other than criminal proceedings and perform any other function conferred on in by law;
    • promote values and principles spelt out in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 in the operations of the Office of the County Attorney;
    • in accordance with the law and upon designation, perform the duties of the Accounting Officer in the office of the County Attorney; and
    • perform any other duty as may be assigned by the County Attorney or as may lawfully be performed by a county solicitor.

    Method of Application

    Application Criteria
    Applicants must furnish the Board with their applications copies of the following documents.

    • Copy of the national identify card.
    • Certified Copies of academic and professional certificates.
    • Detailed Curriculum Vitae.
    • Registration and Clearance from relevant regulatory Professional bodies.
    • Fulfill the requirement of chapter (6) six of the constitution of Kenya

    Applications clearly marked should reach the undersigned by close of the business on or before 19TH January, 2023.

    P. O. Box 224 - 60300.

    Hand delivered to the County Public Service Board Offices along Isiolo Law courts road opposite Al Ansar playground

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