Monday, July 7, 2014

National Land Commission Head of Supply Chain Management Job in Kenya

The National Land Commission

In pursuant to the provision of Article 67 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and the National Land Commission Act No.5 of 2012, the Commission invites applications from suitable candidates for the following positions:
Head of Supply Chain Management 

NLC Grade 3
2 Posts
The Head of Supply Chain Management will report to the Secretary/CEO to the Commission and will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and coordinating activities of the Unit.
Job Description
An officer at this level will be responsible for the following Job Descriptions:
  • develop and implement a procurement plan and establish procedures for effective procurement of goods and services and disposal of excess or unserviceable assets.
  • undertake market research to identify competitive and reliable vendors and service providers;
  • enter into effective partnerships with vendors and service providers;
  • implement terms of contract;
  • advise other divisions and sections on matters of procurement and disposal of items;
  • provide an effective secretariat for tender boards and boards of survey;
  • give input in development of legislation as appropriate;
  • maintain an inventory of; and
  • maintain an up to date inventory of suppliers and assets of national land commission.
Job Specifications
For appointment to this position, a candidate must have:
  • Bachelors degree in Supply Chain Management from a recognized institution;
  • Master’s degree ¡n Supply Chain Management from a recognized institution;
  • served ¡n a Supply Chain Management position in the public or private sector for at least twelve (12) years, five (5) of which must have been at a senior management level;
  • been conversant with the provisions of the Public Procurement and Disposal Act;
  • met the requirements of the Constitution of Kenya;
  • demonstrated a thorough understanding of national goals, policies and development objectives and ability to align them to the Commission’s mandate;
  • been a good team player with exemplary leadership qualities, interpersonal, communication and collaborative skills;
  • clear understanding of the Commission’s mandate; and
  • certificate in Computer Application Skills from a recognized institution.
Important Information to All Applicants

All candidates are required to submit on application, Clearance Certificates from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC), Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Criminal investigation Department (CID), Credit Reference Bureau, Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), and the relevant professional body(ies).
  1. Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for the interview.
  2. Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their;
  3. National Identity Card, Academic and Professional Certificates and
  4. Testimonials.
How to Apply

Interested and qualified persons should submit applications:

The Secretary /CEO National Land Commission
1st Ngong Road, Ardhi House
12th Floor, Room 1205
P.O Box 44417-00100 

All applications should reach the Commission by 21st July, 2014 on or before 5pm.

The National Land Commission is an equal opportunity employer, Women, people from Marginalized areas and people with disabilities are en co u raged to apply.