KISM Examinations Manager Job in Kenya

Kenya Institute of Supplies Management (KISM) is the national body for professionals in the practice of procurement and supply chain management (PSCM) in Kenya. 
The Institute is established under the Supplies Practitioners Management Act, 2012 (Revised) whose core mandate is the development of professionalism through delivery of advisory services, continuous learning programs, professional examinations and certification, registration and licensing, and the regulation of professional conduct and ethics. 
KISM invites suitably qualified individuals to apply for the following position:

Manager, Examinations



Job purpose: To oversee development and administration of examinations and related processes
  • Ensures development and continuous review of syllabuses bringing them up to date with global standards
  • Facilitates and contributes to development of standards in examinations
  • Oversees the development of examinations
  • Ensures production, secure custody and delivery of materials relating to the syllabus, scheduled trainings and examinations
  • Ensures delivery of capacity building interventions for training institutions, examiners and trainers
  • Ensures marketing of the examinations syllabus to institutions and individuals; the registration of students and booking/entering of candidates to sit examinations
  • Facilitates the accreditation processes for training institutions and examination centres
  • Manages the examination administration process including appointment of chief examiners, supervisors, chief invigilators and invigilators, marking of examinations and related activities
  • Oversees processing and release of examinations results
  • Supervises all logistical aspects of the examination cycle
  • Manages stakeholders in the examinations processes
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • A Master’s Degree in a relevant field is required
  • Bachelors Degree in education or business related field
  • Must have a Professional Diploma in purchasing and supply management
  • Member of KISM
  • Computer literate and experienced in use of standard spreadsheet and Word Processing software packages
  • 4 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in teaching and examining purchasing and supply management courses is highly desirable
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Analytical, good planner, highly organized
  • Self driven and result oriented
  • Honesty, integrity, high levels of commitment to tasks assigned and able to work long hours
How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the above requirement may send their application and detailed curriculum vitae to the below address by 26 July 2016.

The Chairman
Kenya Institute of Supplies Management
P.O Box 30400 – 00100


Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews

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