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  • Posted: Jun 22, 2020
    Deadline: Jul 6, 2020
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    The Commission dates back to 1954 when Civil Service Commission was established by British Colonial Government following Holmes Commission Report, 1948; Civil Service Commission was advisory to the Governor in matters of appointments; At independence in 1963 it was enshrined in the constitution and renamed Public Service Commission; Independence Constitut...
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    Deputy Director, Delivery

    Depatment: Ministry of Interior and Coordination of National Government

    No of Positions: 3

    V/NO. 157//2020

    Salary Scale:   Ksh. 98,500- Ksh. 166,780 p.m    (CSG 6) House Allowance:  Ksh.20, 000 – 50,000 (Depending on duty station) Commuter Allowance: Ksh.16, 000 Leave:    30 days per year  Medical Cover:   As per existing medical scheme for the civil service   
    Terms of Service:  Permanent /Local Agreement For appointment to this grade, a candidate must:

    • be serving in the grade of Assistant Director, Delivery (CSG 7) or at the level of Assistant Director (CSG 7) in the public service or in a comparable and relevant position within a delivery setup in a reputable organization;
    • have a  Bachelors degree in any of the following fields:  Economics, Project Management, Accounting, Business Administration, Finance, Building/Land Economics, Law, Engineering or equivalent qualification from a university recognized in Kenya;
    • have a thorough knowledge of the country’s economic development strategies, policies and objectives and the ability to translate them into industrial development policies, programmes and relate them to realization of the Big Four agenda.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    The Deputy Director, Delivery will be reporting to the Director, Delivery. 

    Specific duties and responsibilities will include:

    • liaising with relevant stakeholders to develop and review policies, strategies, guidelines, standards and regulations on project management;
    • identifying and proposing strategic solutions for unlocking stalled projects;
    • analyzing and preparing reports on assigned programmes and flagship projects for planning purposes and decision making;
    • deriving risk mitigation measures for the Big Four Projects among other flagship projects;
    • establishing networks and linkages with the relevant stakeholders;
    • undertaking environmental and socio-economic surveys on the viability of programmes and projects;
    • carrying out monitoring and evaluation of assigned projects; and  
    • promoting public-private partnership on assigned programmes or projects and     undertaking research on continuous basis for informed decision making.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications ONLINE through the Commission website: or jobs portal:
    Please Note:

    1. Candidates should provide all the details requested for in the advertisement. It is an offence to include incorrect information in the application. Details of academic and professional certificates not obtained by closure of the advert should not be included.
    2. Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
    3. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
    4. The Public Service Commission is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution - Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenyans diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons with disabilities.  THEREFORE, PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, THE MARGINALIZED AND THE MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
    5. Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews. 
    6. It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates/documents.  
    7. Serving officers shall be required to produce the original letter of appointment to their current substantive post during the interview.

    Applications should reach the Commission on or before 6th July 2020 latest by 5.00 pm (East African Time).

    Interested and qualified? Go to Public Service Commission Kenya (PSCK) on to apply
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