COUNTY GOVERNMENT OF NYERI
OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
Pursuant to section 59 of the County Government Act 2012, The County Government of Nyeri wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following post:
1. Chairperson, Nyeri County Public Service Board J.G ‘S’
The Chairperson will be responsible for the following duties:
a. Provide overall leadership to the Board.
b. In consultation with the CEO/Secretary, establish the agenda for the Board meetings.
c. Conduct efficient Board meetings and guide the Board’s decision making process.
d. Ensure full participation of all Board members in Board deliberations
e. Enhance the promotion of values and principles envisaged in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya.
f. Lead the annual Board evaluation process.
g. Oversee attainment of the Board’s strategic objectives.
h. Maintain a close but independent working relationship with the CEO/Secretary and the Executive.
i. Monitor the performance of the CEO/Secretary and lead in the evaluation of their performance.
j. Ensure appropriate balance of power between the Secretary and the Board members.
k. Be available for consultation with the Secretary and the members of the Board.
l. Ensure new Board members are inducted in accordance with the agreed induction programme.
m. Promote and protecting the image of the Board
n. Act as an informal link between the Board and the various stakeholders
o. Ensure that the annual statutory reports on governance matters and any issues thereof are submitted to the County Assembly and the County Executive.
p. Owing the Board a duty to hold in confidence all information available to them by virtue of one’s position as a Board member
q. Any other duties that may be assigned by the Board
Requirements and competences for appointment:
The applicant should:
i. Be a Kenyan citizen;
ii. Be in possession of a Bachelor’s Degree obtained from a University recognized in the Republic of Kenya;
iii. Have a minimum (ten) 10 years’ working experience in a senior management position in the Public or Private sector;
iv. Demonstrate leadership qualities with ability to lead a multidisciplinary team
v. Demonstrate a thorough understanding and commitment to the values and principles as outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010
vi. Satisfy the requirements of Chapter six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya
vii. Past experience as a chairperson of a Board in a corporate or public entity will be an added advantage.
Terms of engagement: 6 year non-renewable contract
Salary and benefits: as per SRC guidelines
HOW TO APPLY
Written applications, together with the required documents should be sent to:
THE COUNTY SECRETARY, NYERI COUNTY GOVERNMENT, COUNTY HALL KENYATTA STREET P.O BOX 1112-10100, NYERI
All applications should reach the Secretary on or before 27th July, 2018via postal service, courier service or hand delivered
Applications are invited from qualified persons for the above vacant position.
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