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Chief Executive Officer Job at National Water Harvesting & Storage Authority - Career Opportunity in Kenya
Job Type: Full-Time
Job Category: Administrative
Posted: 25-03-2020
Deadline of this Job: 14th April, 2020
Duty Station: Nairobi
Job Status
Start Publishing: 25-03-2020
No of Jobs: 1
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 25-03-2065
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Job Description

Vacancy title:
Chief Executive Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Engineering Services , Category: Admin & Office ]


Jobs at:

National Water Harvesting & Storage Authority

Deadline of this Job:
14 April 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

The National Water Harvesting & Storage Authority is a state agency established under Section 30 of the Water Act 2016, with a Mandate to Undertake on behalf of the National government, the development of National Public Water Works for Water Resources Storage and Flood Control.
The Board of Directors is seeking to recruit a dynamic, exceptional and visionary leader with good professional and ethical standing to fill the position of Chief Executive Officer. .

Job Responsibilities: Not Specified

Personal Competencies
The Chief Executive Officer shall be the Accounting Officer responsible for;
• Transformational, strong visionary leadership and negotiation skills with capacity to engage with local, regional and international organizations;
• Conversant with GoK and donor funding mechanisms and various investment models:
• Be an excellent communicator with strong presentation, interpersonal, analytical and team player capacities.
• Demonstrable competence in steering implementation of large scale water or infrastructural projects;
• Be familiar with reforms in the public sector and commercial settings,
• Track history of creativity, innovation, self-driven, result orientation and ability to handle a public organization;
• Be conversant with various investment models including public private partnerships and build operate transfer among others, and
• Should be experienced in steering and managing an organization and related staff welfare matters

Qualifications and work experience
• A citizen of Kenya with a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration/ Commerce, management, project management or any other related field thereto from a university recognized in Kenya;
• A Master's degree in a relevant field from a University recognized in Kenya;
• Registration with relevant recognized professional registration body or association (if any) and be in good standing:
• Have at least fifteen (15) years' experience, five of which should be in a senior management position in a public or private Organisation;
• Sound knowledge and application of, among others, Public Finance Management and Public Procurement Procedures in line with Public Finance Management and Public Procurement Procedures in line with Public Finance Management Act 2012 and Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act 2015 and its regulations respectively:
• Demonstrable results in work performance;
• Proficiency in computer applications, and
• Meets the requirements of leadership and integrity set out in Chapter Six of the Constitution.

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Job Education Experience: Not Specified

Work Hours: 8


Job application procedure
The appointment will be for a contractual period of three (3) years renewable once for a similar period of time subject to satisfactory performance and delivery of largest and outcomes set by the Board.
All applicants must provide appropriate evidence of experience (letters of appointment and promotion) and provide valid documents required to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 by attaching copies of the following:
• Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations:
• Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board;
• Tax Compliance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority:
• Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission, and
• Clearance Certificate from Credit Reference Bureau.
Application for the above position should be submitted both in electronic and hard copies including academic and professional certificates and Curriculum Vitae, and testimonials including details such as current position, remuneration and three (3) referees on or before Tuesday, 14th April, 2020 at 5:00pm through Email, postage and or hand delivery and ad dressed to;
The Chairman,
National Water Harvesting and Storage Authority,
P.O. Box 30173-00100,
NWISA is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disability, women and minority groups are encouraged to apply. We are committed to the eradicalion of all forms of corruption in the Authority. This cancels the previous advertisements and candidates who had previously applied for the same position are free to re-apply as per the new indent, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and canvassing either directly or through third party will result to automatic disqualification.
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