Monitoring & Evaluation Officer Job at Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA)

The Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA) is a State Corporation under the Ministry of Transport, Infrastructure, Housing, Urban Development and Public Works, established by the Kenya Roads Act, 2007.

Our core mandate is to manage, develop, rehabilitate and maintain national urban road networks.

The Authority seeks to a recruit dynamic, innovative and experienced individual to fill the under-listed position:

Monitoring & Evaluation Officer

JG 6

Ref: KURA/PSC/SEP/19/9

1 Post

Duties and Responsibilities

a) Preparing annual work plans, programmes and budgets for road planning and development as well as realigning the plans to the budget;
b) Developing monitoring and impact indicator for the project success;
c) Monitoring the sustainability of the project’s results;
d) Preparing report quarterly, half-yearly and annual progress on all project activities to the Board of Directors and Senior Management;
e) Preparing relevant reports for monthly & annual project reviews and site visits undertaken in liaison with the Resident Engineer;
f) Collecting data on project economic and financial appraisals to determine risks and the economic viability of road projects;
g) Preparation of programmes and budgets for road planning and development as well as realigning the plans to the budget; and
h) Performing any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications and Competencies

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must:-

a) Have a Bachelor’s Degree in Monitoring & Evaluation/Project Management/Economics or equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
b) Be proficient in computer applications; and
c) Fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

Positions in Job Grade 10 to 4 are on permanent and pensionable terms while those in job grade 2 and 3 are on a three year contract renewable depending on performance.

The successful candidates may be required to work either at the Headquarter Offices or any of the Regional Offices as the case may be.

Candidates will be expected to fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.

Specifically, they must obtain and attach copies of clearance certificates from the following institutions/organizations;

  • Kenya Revenue Authority;
  • Higher Education Loans Board;
  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission;
  • Criminal Investigations Department
  • Credit Reference Bureau

Interested candidates who meet the above criteria should apply for the positions by downloading the KURA Job Application Form HERE from, fill and submit together with their updated CVs and copies of National Identity Card, copies of all certificates & testimonials including Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya clearances, details of their day time contacts, names, contacts of three referees.

The application should be mailed (by post office/courier service) or hand delivered so as to reach the Director General by 5.00 pm on Tuesday, 16th July 2019.

All envelopes/applications should have the respective job reference number clearly marked and addressed to the following address:

The Director General
Kenya Urban Roads Authority (KURA)
IKM Building, Tower B, 5th Ngong Avenue, Opposite Bishops Gate
P.O. Box 41727-00100, GPO, Nairobi


Applications without the KURA Job Application Form will not be considered.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.

The Kenya Urban Roads Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Women, Youth, Persons Living with Disabilities and persons from marginalized communities/areas are encouraged to apply.

Economics and Statistics, Monitoring and Evaluation, Project Management
Updated: June 29, 2019 — 10:25 am