Tourism Officer

Job Closed!
Company:Ministry of Tourism
Category:Tourism & Travel
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Ksh. 27,680 Ksh.32,290 p.m.
Location:Nairobi

Job details

VACANCIES IN THE MINISTRY OF TOURISM

TOURISM OFFICER II – TWO (2) POSTS -V/No. 264/2017

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh.27,680 Ksh.32,290 p.m.

(Job Group ‘J’)

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must:

  1. be serving officers in the civil service on Job Group ‘G’ or ‘H’ and
  2. have a Bachelor’s degree in Tourism from a university recognized in Kenya.

Duties and responsibilities

This will be the entry and training grade for Tourism officers. An officer at this level will be deployed at the headquarter, Regional Tourism office or County Tourism Office.

 Specific duties and responsibilities include:

  1. maintaining inventory of tourism related activities and services under the area of jurisdiction;
  2. inspection and investigation;
  3. evaluation of tourism data collection, analysis and production of key tourism statistics and indicators;
  4. assisting in carrying out research and tourism intelligence surveys;
  5. assist in identification and development of tourism products;
  6. participate in Community Based Tourism projects;
  7. assist in organizing tourism campaigns; and
  8.  follow-up on linkages between Tourism stakeholders including liaising with trade associations, NGOs, Government departments and institutions on issues related to tourism

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications as follows:

(i) online through the Commission website www.publicservice.go.ke or job portal www.psckjobs.go.ke OR
(ii) by completing ONE PSC 2 (Revised 2016) application form. The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.
Completed applications should be sent or delivered to:
 
                                                                           THE SECRETARY/CEO,
                                                                 PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION,
                                                                       COMMISSION HOUSE,
                                                                         P.O. BOX 30095 –00100,
                                                                                    NAIROBI.
 
Please Note
(i) Candidates should NOT attach any documents to the application form. ALL the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form. Ongoing courses and qualifications not yet obtained by closure of the advert should not be filled in the application.
(ii)It is an offence to include incorrect information in the application. Section 100(4) of the Public Service Commission Act provides that a person who gives false or misleading information to the Commission is, on conviction, liable to a fine not exceeding Ksh. two hundred thousand or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or to both such fine and imprisonment.
(iii)Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
(iv)Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
(v)The Public Service Commission is committed to implementing the provisions of the Constitution-Chapter 232 (1) on fair competition and merit, representation of Kenyans diverse communities and affording equal employment opportunities to men and women, members of all ethnic groups and persons with disabilities.
THEREFORE, PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES, THE MARGINALIZED AND THE MINORITIES ARE
ENCOURAGED TO APPLY.
(vi)Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and transcripts during interviews. It is a criminal offence to present fake certificates.
(vii) Serving officers shall be required to produce the original letter of appointment to their current substantive post during the interview.
Applications should reach the Commissionon or before 17th January 2018.
Be the first to know about a job posting, subscribe SMS Alerts. »
Tourism & Travel Ministry of Tourism 10 months ago
JOB CATEGORIES