Director Jobs, PSC Jobs
Basic Salary: Kshs.130,420 – 193,410p.m. (CSG 5)
Terms of Service: Contract (3 Years Renewable once, subject to satisfactory performance)
- Served for cumulative twelve (12) years, three of which should be at a senior level of policy formulation and management either in the public sector or the Private Sector;
- A Bachelors degree in Statistics, applied statistics, mathematics and statistics or Information Communication Technology or its equivalent from a university recognized in Kenya;
- A Masters degree in Statistics, applied statistics, mathematics and statistics or Information Communication Technology or its equivalent from a university recognized in Kenya;
- Demonstrated professional competence and managerial capability as reflected in work performance and results;
- Demonstrated a clear understanding in the formulation, development and interpretation of wildlife policies and legislation; and
- Demonstrated clear evidence of conducting research, supervising or managing research teams.
The Director will be responsible for the management of the Directorate. Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail:
- Formulation of policy for wildlife research, assessment, monitoring and training;
- Setting national goals, objectives, priorities, targets, standards and indicators in wildlife research, assessment, monitoring and training;
- Mainstreaming wildlife research, assessment, monitoring and training issues into wildlife conservation and management and other sectoral policies, programmes and plans and to guide decision making;
- Promoting cooperation among government departments, counties, private sector, academic institutions, non-governmental organisations and such other organisations engaged in wildlife research, assessment, monitoring and training;
- Coordinate development of the national wildlife research, assessment, monitoring and training strategy and monitor its implementation. This will include development of a national red list of threatened marine and terrestrial species;
- Coordinate development & reviewing policy on endangered species conservation & management, vulnerable and threatened species and habitats, migratory and cross-border populations control alien species and genetically modified organisms;
- Coordinate with various agencies wildlife resource surveys and remote sensing to establish inventory and update of status of wildlife resources countrywide.
- Promote collaborations with national and international institutions and stakeholders to ensure effective mechanisms and standards exists for conserving and managing wildlife species diversity, wildlife products development, wildlife innovation;
- Mobilize resources for identified conservation programmes
How To Apply
Applications are invited from qualified persons for the positions shown below.
Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications as follows:
- by completing ONE PSC 2 (Revised 2016) application form. The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.
- Candidates should NOT attach any documents to the application form. ALL the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form.
- Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
- Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
- THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION IS COMMITTED TO AVAILING EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO ALL KENYANS. PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, THE MARGINALIZED AND THE MINORITIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews.
Serving officers shall be required to produce the original letter of appointment to their current substantive post during the interview.
Completed applications should be sent or delivered to:
PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
P.O. BOX 30095 – 00100
so as to reach the Commission on or before 12th November 2019