AKESK Human Resources Manager and Facilities Manager Jobs in Nairobi Kenya

The Aga Khan Education Service Kenya (AKESK) is a non-profit service company, registered under the Companies Act. 
It operates 11 schools in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu and Eldoret and provides nursery lo senior secondary education in both the national and international curricula.

It is part of the Ago Khan Development Network (AKDN), a group of private development agencies working to improve living conditions and opportunities for people of all faiths and origins in specific regions of the developing world.


AKESK is seeking innovative and qualified professionals to support the team at the central office in Nairobi
Human Resources Manager
Qualified Human Resource Manager with a proven track record in leadership, operational arid strategic planning 
This is a leadership position which will enhance the HR operations in Kenya in delivering on the planned strategies. 
The individual will be responsible for:
  • Leading the HR department lo deliver optimized HR partnering and Services to support the business in Nairobi and our other locations across Kenya.
  • Staffing- Recruitment, selection and onboarding.
  • Compensation and benefits management – Contracting, staff benefits and salary review cycle
  • Employee Relations and HR Operations
  1. Lead all Collective Bargaining negotiations
  2. Handle complaints, disputes arid grievances management in line with labour provisions.
  • Performance Management – SMART performance process and talent management
  • HR Reporting – Budgeting and periodic reporting
  • Policy Development – Policy review, orientation and implementation.
Applicants must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management. Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management with a minimum of 7 years’ experience as a generalist HR practitioner and 3 years in senior leadership in a reputable institution.

Must be a member of the Institute of Human Resources Management Kenya with thorough knowledge of Labour Laws, Industrial Relation procedures and HRIM

Facilities Manager

Experienced Facilities Manager with a proven track record in managing both strategic planning and day-to-day operations of our integrated facilities environments. 
The position will be located at our central office in Nairobi. 
The individual will be responsible for:
  • Management of services and processes that support our core business – school buildings and premises – Includes inspections, preventative maintenance schedules and project management, administration of leases and title deeds, permits for work places and budget development or multi-year projects
  • Management of all contracted activities
  • Mentor, guide and support staff in creating, developing and executing e sustainable integrated management service delivery model for our facilities,
  • Ensuring collaborative process in delivering projects within the agreed deadlines.
Applicants must hold a Bachelors Degree in Civil engineering or its accepted equivalent from a recognized university with a minimum of 8 years professional Facilities Management experience in a reputable institution, and have proficiency in computer skills and programs as they relate to facilities management

How to Apply
Applications should include a 300 word statement that demonstrates knowledge and best practices of the position, together with detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of relevant certificates, testimonials and names of three professional referees, emailed by 15th July, 2016 to:

The Human Resources Manager
Aga Khan Education Service Kenya
P.O Box 41440 00100

Email: hr@akesk.org

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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