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  • Posted: Mar 17, 2023
    Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
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    Murang’a County is one of the five counties in the Central region of the Republic of Kenya. It is bordered to the North by Nyeri, to the South by Kiambu, to the West by Nyandarua and to the East by Kirinyaga, Embu and Machakos counties.
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    Chief Officer Trade, Industrialization & Cooperative

    Duties and Responsibilities
    The Chief Officer shall be the accounting and authorized officer in respect of exercise of delegated power and shall be responsible to the respective County Executive Committee Member.

    Duties and responsibilities will entail:

    • Administration of the County department;
    • Implementation of policies and programmes;
    • Development and implementation of strategic plans and sector development plans;
    • Providing strategic policy direction for effective service delivery;
    • Planning and implementation effective programmes to attain vision 2030, sector goalsand SDGs;
    • Ensuring compliance with national values and principles of good governance as outlined in Article 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya;
    • Performing any other duties as may be assigned by the appointing authority. 

    Requirements for appointment For appointment to the grade, an officer must:

    • Be a Kenyan citizen. 
    • Be in possession of a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University in Kenya,
    • Have a vast knowledge and experience in the related field,
    • Possession of a Master’s degree in a related field will be an added advantage
    • Be conversant with the Constitution of Kenya and all the devolution laws;
    • Demonstrate thorough understanding of County development objectives and vision 2030;
    • Be a strategic thinker and result oriented;
    • Have excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills;
    • Have capacity to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines;
    • Demonstrate understanding and commitment to the values and principles espoused in Article 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya;
    • Have a working experience and knowledge of using computers; and
    • Satisfy the requirements of chapter six of the constitution of Kenya 2010

    Method of Application

    Details of the vacancies can be accessed at our website www.murang’ Applicants should apply online using the link on or before 31st March 2023. 
    Applicants from other Counties are encouraged to apply. 

    • Any Form of Canvassing Shall Lead to Automatic Disqualification. 
    • Women, Minorities and Persons Living with Disabilities are Encouraged to Apply. 
    • Shortlisted Candidates Will Be Required to Produce Their Original Identity Cards, Academic and Professional Certificates, Testimonials, Clearance And Other Relevant
    • Documents In Support Of Their Applications. 
    • INCOMPLETE applications will not be considered
    • Only short-listed candidates will be contact
    Interested and qualified? Go to Murang’a County on to apply

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