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  • Posted: Mar 28, 2023
    Deadline: Apr 14, 2023
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    Busia County Public Service Board seeks to professionally deliver service to the people of Busia with integrity and dedication through well trained competent and skilled man powern In all these achievements, she has derived her support and strength in God in whom she has always put trust and who she acknowledges never fails her. Her family has been by her ...
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    County Solicitor

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Reporting to the County Attorney, the County Solicitor;

    • Shall be the principal assistant of the County Attorney in executing the functions of the County Attorney;
    • Organizing, coordinating and managing administrative and legal functions of the Office of the County Attorney;
    • Conducting, assigning and supervising all cases, including appeals or petitions on behalf of the County Attorney as may be instructed by the County Attorney;
    • In consultation with the County Public Service Board and the County Attorney, be responsible for supervising the County Counsel and other members of staff of the Office;
    • Supporting drafting and publication of legislative proposals, as well as the revision of laws, of the County Government;
    • Representing the County Government in Court, Tribunals, Commissions of Inquiry and any other legal proceedings to which the County Government is a party or has interest other than criminal proceedings;
    • Performing duties of the Accounting Officer in the office of the County Attorney;
    • Ensuring compliance with the leadership and integrity code as well as the National Values and Principles among members of staff of the Office of the County Attorney;
    • In performance of the functions and exercise of the power under the direction of the County Attorney, the County Solicitor shall be responsible for formulating and ensuring implementation of the development strategies for the County Government legal services;
    • Perform any duties as may be assigned by the County Attorney from time to time.

    Job Specifications/Requirements

    • Be a Kenyan Citizen;
    • Bachelor of Laws (L.L.B) degree from a university recognized in Kenya.
    • Master of Laws (LL.M) Degree from a recognized university;
    • A Post graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law;
    • Be an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with a valid current practicing certificate;
    • At least five (5) years of relevant post-admission working experience;
    • Proficiency in computer applications;
    • Shown strong organizational and interpersonal skills with the ability to prioritize, multi-task and work under pressure amidst competing demands.
    • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results

    Method of Application

    Mandatory Additional requirements

    All applicants are expected to attach copies of the following documents:

    • KRA Tax compliance certificate
    • Clearance from HELB
    • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
    • Certificate of Good Conduct
    • CRB clearance certificate


    All applicants should submit their application letter together with copies of their detailed curriculum vitae with names, address and telephone contacts, academic and professional certificates, testimonials, national identity card and any other supporting documents to the County Public Service Board – PORT VICTORIA PLAZA on or before 14th April, 2023 at 5.00 p.m.
    Applications should be addressed to:

    The Secretary/CEO,
    County Public Service Board,
    County Government of Busia,
    P.O Box 1103- 50400,

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