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Position Policy Analyst
Job Reference NumberJTIPA
Number of Posts 2
Terms of Service three (3) years renewable contract
Work Station Judiciary Training Institute
Date registered26-Oct-2016
Opening Date of Advert25-Oct-2016
Closing Date of Advert23-Nov-2016

-The successful candidate should have the following qualifications:
- • Master’s degree in Law or other related field;
- • Five (5) years’ experience in complex policy analysis, research projects and initiatives in the legal field;
- • Proficiency in advanced computer analysis, report preparation, presentations and internet search programs and tools;
- • Knowledge of and experience using research and analysis tools such as SPSS;
- • Strong written and oral communication skills; and
- • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Duties and Responsibilities
-Reporting to the Deputy Director, Legal Research and Policy, this position is responsible for providing direction in policy review and development to support the judicial process and judicial administration. The key responsibilities for this role will include:
- • Developing policies related to the judicial process and judicial administration;
- • Analyzing new laws, policies, and court rules on their potential or real impact on the Judiciary in general and the courts in particular;
- • Developing long term and short term policy advisory plans and protocols;
- • Identifying policy research areas and emerging issues in jurisprudence and developing and implementing tools and processes to ensure high quality policy advisory which meet international standards of excellence; and
- • Developing, reviewing and editing policy papers and manuscripts to be published.
Important Information
-GENERAL 1. All applications MUST be received NOT LATER THAN 23RD NOVEMBER 2016. Only successful candidates will be contacted. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
- 2. The Positions will be for three (3) years renewable contract.
- 3. The Judicial Service Commission is an equal opportunity employer and selects candidates on merit through fair and open competition from the widest range of qualified candidates.
- PO BOX 40048-00100 NAIROBI
- Commission Secretariat: Mayfair Centre
- Ralph Bunche Road, Upper Hill, 5th Floor