Makueni County Secretary Job in Kenya

Government of Makueni County

Makueni County Public Service Board

Job Vacancy

Makueni County Public Service Board invites applications from qualified applicants for the following vacant position in the County Public Service.

County Secretary

(1 Post)

The County Secretary will be the head of the County Public Service and will be responsible for the following:

  • Providing strategic policy direction to improve service delivery in the County Public Service
  • Arranging the business, and keeping the minutes of the County Executive Committee subject to the directions of the executive committee;
  • Conveying the decisions of the County Executive Committee to the appropriate persons or authorities:
  • Establishing and developin8 collaboration with national 8overnment ministries or departments, partners and other relevant stakeholders:
  • Performing any other functions as directed by the Governor and the County Executive Committee.

Requirements for appointment

  • Be a Kenyan citizen;
  • Be a holder of at least a first degree in the relevant field from a university recognized in Kenya.
  • A Master’s degree or higher academic qualifications from a university recognized in Kenya will be an added advantage.
  • Have demonstrable leadership and management capacity including knowledge of public financial management and strategic people management;
  • Be conversant with the Constitution of Kenya and Devolution Laws;
  • Have ability to work in a multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity and respect for diversity
  • Have capacity to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines;
  • Demonstrate understanding and commitment to the national values and principles of governance as outlined in articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010;
  • Demonstrate clear understanding of both county and National goals, policies, development strategies as well as vision 2030;
  • Have knowledge, experience and a distinguished career of not less than ten (10) years in a senior position in administration and management in the Public Service or Private Sector;
  • Be a strategic thinker and result oriented.
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 on Leadership and integrity.
  • A member of Certified Public Secretaries of Kenya CPS (K) or any other relevant Professional body will have an added advantage.

All the applications should reach the Secretary. County Public Service Board, on or before 10 May, 2019.

The Makueni County Government is an equal opportunity employer; Youth, Women, Persons with Disabilities and other disadvantaged persons are encouraged to apply.

The full details of the job descriptions and requirements for appointment can be accessed in the County website: and in the County Government Headquarters, County Assembly and County Public Service Board Notice Boards.

Secretary /CEO
Makueni County Public Service Board

Business Administration
Updated: April 26, 2019 — 2:39 am