Principal Risk & Quality Assurance Job. CAK

Ref No. CAK/04.02/2019


  • Coordinating the implementation of risk and quality assurance policies and procedures for the Authority’s programmes;
  • Coordinating the management of risks and other quality assurance processes;
  • Coordinating audits for activities implemented by the Authority and preparing quality assurance findings, and recommendations;
  • Assessing of risks and advising on mitigation measures for activities under the Authority;
  • Conducting internal Quality Management System audits and other quality assurance activities, document non-conformities and monitor corrective and preventive actions;
  • Undertaking post Quality Management System audit reviews to confirm compliance with prior quality assurance recommendations;
  • Collecting, compiling and analyzing data to identify areas for improvement in the quality Management system;
  • Preparing and submitting in a timely manner periodic reports to the Authority on quality assurance activities;
  • Coordinating the development and review of Business Impact Analysis and Business Continuity Plan; and
  • Identifying areas of technical weaknesses and suggesting remedial measures.


  • A relevant Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized Institution;
  • A relevant Master’s Degree from a recognized Institution;
  • A minimum of eight (8) years relevant work experience;
  • A Certified risk management professional or certified Quality Assurance professional;
  • Membership to a relevant professional body where applicable;
  • Good communication skills and interpersonal skills;
  • Management Course or its equivalent lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
  • Proficient in computer applications; and
  • Fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

How To Apply

Interested applicants who meet the above requirements are advised to submit their applications to:

Director General

Competition Authority of Kenya

P O Box 36265 – 00200



Email: or; log into the Authority’s Recruitment Portal or;

Drop Point: Kenya Railways HQ’s, Block “D” ground floor,

The application shall include:

  • Application letter;
  • Detailed CV;
  • Copy of National Identification Card;
  • Certified copies of Academic and Professional certificates; and
  • Names and contacts (telephone and e-mail) of three (3) professional referees.

Applications close on 4th March, 2019 at 1700hrs. Only applications with all the required attachments will be considered.

The Competition Authority of Kenya is “An Equal Opportunity Employer”

Women, persons with disabilities and persons from minority and marginalized groups are encouraged to apply

Canvassing of any form will lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.