KACWASCO HR and Admin Manager Job in Kenya

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Kakamega County Water & Sanitation Company is a Water Service Provider that operates within Kakamega County.
The Company seeks to hire a highly motivated, visionary, dynamic and results-oriented person to fill the position listed below.
The particulars of the vacancy are as indicated below:
HR and Administration Manager 
KACWASCO Scale 3 
(1 Post)
 
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Oversee the overall function of human resources and administration department;
  • Training and manpower development;
  • Ensure personnel policies and procedures are developed and implemented;
  • Develop human resources management and development strategies;
  • Ensure the company has optimal staffing levels and that staff have the required skills;
  • Ensure effective administration of office support services and security services;
  • Ensure the transport function within the company is effective;
  • Ensure that the terms and conditions of service and remuneration are revised periodically in conformity with the prevailing labour market as need arises so as to promote staff morale and enhance sense of belonging amongst staff;
  • Ensure performance management by Operationalizing performance contracts and staff appraisal system;
  • Handling major disciplinary issues referred by the respective departmental and area managers;
  • Providing guidance and counselling to employees;
  • Developing and monitoring department budget;
  • Automation of the HR functions and Payroll Management;
  • Ensuring the development of monthly departmental activity plans;
  • Monthly review of HR reports and making recommendations thereof.

Kakamega County Water HR and Administration Manager Job in Kenya

Requirements for Appointment
  • Bachelors’ degree in HRM, Business Administration/Management, Social Sciences from a recognized university; and
  • Membership to a professional body IHRM or its equivalent.
  • 5 years relevant experience;
  • Prior experience as a Human Resource Officer, Administration Officer or equivalent for at least 3 years; and
  • Understanding of Labour laws.
  • Communication and Inter-personal Relations Skills;
  • Public Relations Skills;
  • Report Writing Skills.
How to Apply

Applications must include a cover letter, CV, copies of academic certifications and / or testimonials.

Applicants for the above positions are required to get clearance from the under listed organizations to meet requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.
  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Higher Education Loans Board
  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Criminal Investigation Department
  • Credit Reference Bureau
Applications should be addressed to;
The Managing Director,
Kakamega County Water and Sanitation Company,
P.O. Box 1189 – 50100,
Kakamega.
The position applied for should be indicated on top of the envelope.
Closing Date: Friday, 13th October 2017.
KACWASCO is an equal opportunity employer.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.