Director, Corporate Services, Ref. No: MSEA- 5/5/2019 (MSEA Grade 2) 1 Post (Closed)

Reporting to the CEO, the Director, Corporate Services responsible for all Financial, ICT and Corporate Communication matters at Micro and Small Enterprise Authority.

Duties and Responsibilities;

  1. Implementing the strategic objectives of Authority
  2. Exercising oversight over ICT, Corporate Communications and Finance;
  3. Assuring compliance with labour laws, Public Financial Management Act, IPSAS and IFRS, ICT Authority e-Government standards, and Various Directives received from the Executive arm of the government;
  4. Monitoring adequacy of financial resources and working tools/necessary technology
  5. Oversight Development and administration of budgets; forecasting additional funds needed for staffing, equipment, materials, and supplies; direct the monitoring of and approve expenditures; recommend adjustments as necessary.
  6. Providing technical expertise and advice to the Chief Executive and Directors and Direct Reports on Financial, performance measurement, management systems and people issues.
  7. Driving a culture of excellent performance through the implementation of the Authority’s performance management system;
  8. Coordinating implementation of key organisation transformative projects;
  9. Identifying opportunities for improving service delivery methods and procedures; review with appropriate management staff; see to implementation of improvements.
  10. Conducting research, analyse data, and coordinate projects for additional and improved services.

Qualifications and Skills

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following: Commerce, Business Administration, Finance or Accounting, ICT, Public Relations, Statistics or any other equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  2. Master’s Degree in either: Business Administration, Finance, HRM, Statistics, Development, Public Relations, Public Administration or any other equivalent from a recognized institution;
  3. Have 12 years cumulative relevant work experience, five (5) of which should have been at management level in a reputable institution;
  4. Certificate in strategic leadership course not lasting less than six (6) weeks from a recognized institution will be an added advantage;
  5. Membership to a relevant professional body;
  6. Proficiency in computer applications;
  7. Demonstrate thorough understanding of the mission, vision, and strategies of MSEA and the ability to clearly interpret and apply the role of Micro and Small Enterprise in Kenya’s social economic development and particularly in line with vision 2030 and Big 4 Agenda.

In addition, all prospective candidates MUST satisfy the requirements of leadership and integrity as set out in Chapter six (6) of the constitution of Kenya and attach the following documents to their applications:-

  • Ethics and Anti-corruption Commission clearance Certificate (EACC)
  • Kenya Revenue Authority Tax compliance Certificate (KRA)
  • Higher Education Loans Board clearance Certificate (HELB)
  • Certificate of Good Conduct from Criminal Investigation Department (CID)
  • Certificate from Credit Reference Bureau

If you clearly believe that you to meet the criteria given above, please submit your sealed application letters with detailed CV, copies of academic certificates, 3 referees with their e-mail addresses and telephone contacts; quoting the Reference Number for the job being applied on both the envelop and the application letter.

All applications should either be sent through the post office or hand delivered or emailed to the Chief Executive Officer not later than 10th June, 2019.

The Chief Executive Officer
Micro and Small Enterprise Authority (MSEA)
Utalii House 10th Floor, Left wing
P.O. Box 48823-00100
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MSEA is an equal opportunity employer. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Canvassing in any form or failure to attach any of the stipulated documents shall lead to automatic disqualification

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  • +254 (20) 3340006 / +254700666000 / +254(0)770 666 000
  • P.O. Box 48823–00100 Nairobi

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