The Principal Administrative Officer shall provide administrative services in the office of the Governor and shall be responsible to the County Director of Administration in the Department of Administration and Public Service of the County.
Duties and Responsibilities
Ensuring operationalization of service delivery in all the devolved units in the County, Sub-Counties and Wards;
Ensure timely and efficient communication and coordination in County affairs and functions;
Conduct field visits to devolved units to appraise ongoing projects and day to day situations;
Monitor and evaluate matters pertaining to administration, enforcement and service delivery in the devolved units;
Manage inventories of the administrative tools, equipment and other required facilities.
Handle routine operational issues in the department;
Perform any other duties as might be assigned from time to time.
Requirements for Appointment
Be a Kenyan citizen;
Must have a bachelor's degree in public administration or business administration or social sciences from a recognized institution in Kenya;
A Master's degree in public administration, public policy, business administration from a recognized institution;
Attended Senior Management Course (SMC);
Must have a relevant working experience in a public institution of not less than ten (10) years, three (3) of which must have be in senior managerial level;
Must have knowledge and thorough understanding of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010 as well as all the Acts relevant to County Governments and devolution;
Must fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya, 2010;