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Director, Land Administration Closed

Job Description

DIRECTOR, LAND ADMINISTRATION - ONE (1) POST - V/NO. 113/2016

Duties and Responsibilities
An officer at this level will be responsible to the Secretary, Land for efficient administration, organization, direction and coordination of the functions of the land administration division. Specific duties and responsibilities will include:
(i) formulating, implementing and reviewing of the national land administration
policy, strategies and guidelines in line with relevant laws;
(ii) ensuring that standards for various types of land administration are adhered to;
(iii) providing guidelines and regulations for development control aimed at regulating the manner in which land is utilized;
(iv) providing general principles of land administration as guided by various Acts and regulations; and
(v) giving technical advice on matters pertaining to parliamentary questions and ligation issues as far as Land Administration is concerned.


Requirements

For appointment as to this grade, a candidate must have:
(i) a cumulative service period of eighteen (18) years, three (3) of which should be at the grade of Senior Assistant Director, Land Administration (Job Group ‘Q’) and above or in relevant and equivalent position in the Civil Service;
(ii) a Bachelors Degree in either Land Economics, Estate Management or any other relevant social science from a university recognized in Kenya;
(iii) attended a Strategic Leadership Development course from a recognized institution;
and
(iv) demonstrated a high degree of professional, administrative and managerial competence in work performance required for effective management of Land Administration function.


Note: possession of a relevant Masters degree from a university recognized in Kenya will be an added advantage


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VACANT POSITIONS IN THE PUBLIC SERVICE

Applications are invited from qualified persons for the positions shown below.
Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications as follows:
1. online through one of the Commission’s websites www.publicservice.go.ke and www.psckjobs.go.ke
OR
2. by completing ONE PSC 2 (Revised 2016) application form. The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.

Please Note:
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. It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates.

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:
THE SECRETARY/CEO
PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION
COMMISSION HOUSE
P.O. BOX 30095 – 00100
NAIROBI

so as to reach the Commission on or before 1st September, 2016.



Overview

  • Company: Public Service Commission
  • Place/ Location: The Ministry Of Land And Physical Planning
  • Company Links:

  • job: Director, Land Administration
  • Contract / Salary: Basic Salary Scale: Ksh.120,270 – Ksh.180,660 (Job Group ‘S’
  • Deadline: 2016-09-01

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