Nakuru County Government Recruitment 2023/2024 Application Form

Last Updated on July 29, 2023

Nakuru County Recruitment

Nakuru County is one of the 47 counties of Kenya. The capital and largest town is Nakuru, with Naivasha being another major significant urban center. With a population of 2,162,202[1] (2019 census), it is the third most populous county in Kenya after Nairobi County and Kiambu County, in that order. With an area of 7,496.5 kmĀ², it is Kenya’s 19th largest county in size. Until August 21, 2010, it formed part of Rift Valley Province.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

County Secretary

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing strategic policy direction to improve service delivery by the County Public Service;
  • Arranging the business, and keeping the minutes of the County Executive Committee;
  • Conveying the decisions of the County Executive Committee to the appropriate persons or authorities and tracking their implementation;
  • Establishing and developing collaboration with National Government ,ministries or departments, partners and other relevant stakeholders
  • Ensuring effective and efficient management of resources;
  • Interpreting, disseminating and overseeing the implementation of National and County Government policies;
  • Coordinating County Government departments;
  • Providing direction to Public Officers in the County;
  • Performing any other functions as directed by Her Excellency the Governor

Requirements for Appointment

  • is a citizen of Kenya;
  • holds a degree from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • has at least ten years relevant professional experience;
  • Has at least five year experience in a leadership position at senior management In a public service or private sector organization; and
  • Meets the requirements of Leadership and Integrity as prescribed in Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya .

Core Competencies:

  • The following core competencies and skills will be required for the position:
  • Knowledge and experience in policymaking;
  • Ability to transform political vision/manifesto into implementable Government Policies;
  • Capability to head teams towards institutional systems and structures development ;
  • Proven track record in systems management;
  • Proven track record in people management and development;
  • Strong leadership and influencing skills;
  • Public communication and citizen engagement;
  • Ability to develop and set good practice in program and project management for service delivery.

Method of Application

NOTE: Successful candidates shall provide the following clearances;

  • KRA Clearance Certificate
  • Compliance Certificate from High Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Department of Criminal Investigation
  • Clearance Certificate from Credit Reference Bureau (CRB

Hand Delivered applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope to the Chairperson Recruitment panel, on or before 22nd August ,2023 at 5pm at the Nakuru County
Headquarters, off Odinga Odinga Road opposite Electricity house (KPLC). The position applied for should be clearly indicated on top of the envelop and addressed to;
The Chairperson,
County Secretary Selection Panel
P.O. Box 2870-20100

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