Details for Job Reference Number: Vacancy No. 10/2018
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Position Deputy Director, Human Resources Management
Job Reference NumberVacancy No. 10/2018
Number of Posts 1
Terms of Service 3 year contract
Work Station Nairobi
Date registered13-Apr-2018
Opening Date of Advert13-Apr-2018
Closing Date of Advert27-Apr-2018

- For appointment to the position of Deputy Director, Human Resource, an applicant must be in possession of the following minimum qualifications:-
- (i) A Masters Degree in Human Resource Management or a related filed from any recognized University;
- (ii) A Bachelors degree in Human Resource Management, Social Sciences, or related field;
- (iii) A Diploma or Higher National Diploma in Human Resource Management,
- (iv) Proficiency in computer applications;
- (v) Must be an active member of the IHRM;
- (vi) Twelve (12) years previous working experience in Human Resources Management, with at least five (5) years at the level of senior Management level;
- (vii) Must possess the qualifications set out in Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya.
- (viii) Strategic Leadership Management Course of six (6) weeks or equivalent will be an added advantage
Duties and Responsibilities
- The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating efficient and effective acquisition and management of Judiciary Staff
- Key Responsibilities of the Job:
- i. Coordinate recruitment, promotion, transfer, placement and discipline for judicial staff.
- ii. Ensure compliance with HR procedures
- iii. Salaries and Benefits Administration.
- iv. Liaise with Court stations and other administrative units for necessary staff reports;
- v. Plan, coordinate and implement JSC and HRMAC
-MSB resolutions
- vi. Ensure proper management and maintenance of the Human Resource Information systems.
- vii. Implement Human Resource and Succession Plans.
- viii. Analyze, advise and make recommendations on the approved establishments.
- ix. Recommend reviews of Human Resource policies, rules and regulations;
- x. Advise and sensitize staff on career advancement in line with the existing career guidelines
- xi. Initiate development and review of schemes of service
-career guidelines.
- xii. Advise and interpret Judiciary Human Resource policy and procedures.
- xiii. Manage and supervise the staff within the section.
- xiv. Analyse and make recommendations on staffing levels within the section
- xv. Analyze staff engagement metrics, like retention and turnover rates
Important Information
-Shortlisted Candidates will be required to submit copies of clearance certificates from the following bodies:-
- • Kenya Revenue Authority,
- • Higher Education Loans Board,
- • Directorate of Criminal Investigation,
- • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission and
- • A recognized Credit Reference Bureau.
- Applicants are also required to forward one (1) hard copy of the completed Employment Application Form JSC 2 for non-public officers or JSC 2A for public officers which can be downloaded from www.judicialservicecommission.go.ke, (Resources
-Job adverts) or jobs.judiciary.go.ke and to attach all the documents cited in item No. 1 (a to f)above.
- Applicants MUST take note that it is a criminal offence to provide false information and documents in the job application and the same will be verified by relevant bodies. The applications must reach the Commission NOT LATER THAN 27TH APRIL, 2018 AT 5.00 P.M.
- Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted. Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
- The Judicial Service Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer and selects candidates on merit through fair and open competition from the widest range of eligible candidates.
- P.O. Box 40048-00100 Nairobi
- Tel- +254 20 2739180 Email: recruitment@jsc.go.ke
- Commission Secretariat: Kenya Reinsurance Plaza, Podium Floor
- Taifa Road
- www.judicialservicecommission.go.ke