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  • Posted: Apr 19, 2022
    Deadline: May 3, 2022
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    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) is a corporate body established under the Statistics Act (2006). It is the principal Government agency responsible for the collection, compilation, analysis, publication and dissemination of official statistical information and its custody.
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    Manager - Labour and Prices Statistics

    Ref: KNBS/MLPS/11/2022

    Job Purpose:

    Reporting to the Senior Manager, Labour and Price Statistics, the jobholder will be responsible for planning and implementing activities in the Labour and Price Statistics Division. 
    Key responsibilities 

    • Collecting, analyzing, generating, maintaining databases and disseminating 
    • Labour Statistics on employment and unemployment;  
    • Participating in the production of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) and inflation rates; 
    • Compiling Harmonized Consumer Price Indices (COMESA & EAC); 
    • Compiling International Comparison Prices; 
    • Participating in the production of data on Leading Economic Indicators; 
    • Participating in market prices survey for commonly used goods and services; 
    • Collecting and compiling farm gate prices; 
    • Participating in the generation of Labour Productivity statistics; 
    • Participating in the production of real estate price statistics; 
    • Participating in the production of Economic Survey report on employment and earnings; 
    • Producing Annual Statistical Abstract Tables related to Labour; 
    • Responding to data requests in all Labour related statistics; 
    • Preparing sectional work plans and related budgets; 
    • Implementing performance management activities; 
    • Supervising and managing staff within the Section; 
    • Undertaking any other duties assigned by the supervisor. 

    Requirements for Appointment 

    • Must have served in the grade of Assistant Manager, Statistics (Level 5) or equivalent position for a minimum period of three (3) years; 
    • Must have a Bachelor Degree in any of the following disciplines:- Statistics; Mathematics; Economics or any other related qualifications from a recognized institution; 
    • Must have a Master Degree in any of the following disciplines:- Statistics; Mathematics; Economics or any other related qualifications from a recognized institution; 
    • Must have a Certificate in Strategic Leadership Development Program 
    • (SLDP) lasting not less than six (6) weeks or related qualifications from a recognized institution; 
    • Must have a Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution; 
    • Must have Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results; 
    • Must have analytical, financial and human resource management skills; 
    • Must be able to work in a collaborative team environment.

    Monthly Remuneration: 
    Basic Salary: Kshs. 133,260 - Kshs. 189,960 
    House Allowance: Kshs. 40,000 
    Commuter Allowance: Kshs. 16,000 
    Extraneous Allowance: Kshs 20,000 

    Method of Application

    All applicants must meet the requirements of chapter six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and submit the following documents: - 

    • Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority; 
    • Certificate from Credit Reference Bureau; 
    • A current Certificate of Good conduct; 
    • Clearance Certificate from HELB; 
    • Clearance from EACC; 
    • National identity card/passport. 

    Interested and qualified individuals are required to fill and submit a copy of the Employment Application form Ref. KNBS/F/93/29 which is available on the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics website; accompanied by copies of academic, professional and other relevant certificates, transcripts, testimonials and National ID/Passport. 

    Scanned applications can be sent to The reference number for the post applied for should be clearly marked and addressed to:- 

    The Director General; 

    Kenya National Bureau of Statistics; 

    P. O. Box 30266 – 00100; 

    Real Towers, Upper Hill; 

    4th Floor, Human Resource office 


    Applications must be received not later than 3rd May 2022 and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

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