Director, Risk Management and Internal Audit Vacancy at Communications Authority of Kenya (CA)

Our client, the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA) is the regulatory authority for the communications sector in Kenya.

Established in 1999 by the Kenya Information and Communications Act 1998, the Authority is responsible for facilitating the development of the Information and Communications sectors including, broadcasting, multimedia, telecommunications, electronic commerce, postal and courier services.

Due to recent re-organization, the Authority is seeking to strengthen the management team by recruiting a suitably qualified Kenyan to fill the following exciting and challenging position:

Director, Risk Management and Internal Audit

Ref: ESS/CA/6/1/2017

Reporting operationally to the Board and administratively to the Director General, the Director Risk Management and Internal Audit is responsible for providing Independent and objective Audit, risk assurance and compliance, ensuring efficiency and effectiveness of the system of Internal controls and compliance with existing laws, regulations, policies, plans and procedures, accounting pronouncements, and contractual obligations.

The successful candidates must demonstrate competencies in:

  • Leadership including influencing, persuasion and negotiation abilities:
  • Interpersonal relations,
  • Strategic management;
  • Managerial competencies in planning, coordination, analysis and problem solving;
  • Creativity, innovation and risk management awareness; and
  • Team player.

Chapter Six Requirements

Shortlisted candidates will be required to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and should submit among other documents;

  1. Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations
  2. Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board
  3. Tax Compliance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority
  4. Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission; and
  5. Report from an Approved Credit Reference Bureau

Application Procedure

If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for any of the roles above, please submit your application including copies of your academic and professional certificates, testimonials and your curriculum vitae, including among other details your current position, current remuneration, e-mail and telephone contacts of three (3) referees familiar with your qualifications and work experience and quoting the respective reference number on your application letter.

To be considered, your application must be received by Friday 3rd February 2017 addressed to:

The Director
Executive Selection Division
Deloitte Consulting Limited Deloitte Place,
Waiyaki Way Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Accounting and Finance, Audit and Quality Assurance
Updated: January 13, 2017 — 10:46 pm