Kenya Development Corporation Legal Assistant Job


Job purpose

The Legal Assistant will be responsible for collecting, verifying and compiling legal information and documents to enable the directorate to achieve its objectives.

Job Specifications

Duties and responsibilities

  • Reviewing and retrieving files for relevant action;
  • Opening legal files and filing contracts and court documents;
  • Responding to inquiries regarding specific cases;
  • Serving legal documents to clients and other stakeholders;
  • Maintaining and updating files systematically and accurately to ensure rapid access and retrieval;
  • Monitoring progress of contract and court cases; and
  • Maintaining and updating master diary for court cases.

Person Specification

  • Diploma in Law or Administration (with bias in legal matters) from a recognized institution;
  • Minimum KCSE C- (minus) or its equivalent;
  • Proficiency in Computer Applications;
  • A current Process Server Certificate or its equivalent qualifications;
  • Experience in litigation;
  • Minimum of four (4) years in relevant work experience in the Public or Private Sector;
  • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution

How To Apply

Interested and qualified persons to apply online through the KDC website under the careers section. The applications should be received by 16th April 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Kenya Development Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to
implementing the provisions of the Constitution – Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenya’s diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons living with disabilities.