Director - Operations

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Company:Kenyatta International Convention Center
Category:Management
Job Type:Contract
Location:Nairobi

Job details

Job Specification
  1. Initiate the development and review of Operations guidelines
  2. Coordinate the implementation of the Operations guidelines
  3. Identify, prioritize and coordinate the corporation’s operations projects
  4. Develop long term and short term Plans for various operations programs /projects, and achieved agreed target in line with the corporations strategic Plan
  5. Provide capacity building in the operations areas in line with the KICC’S Knowledge and talent management strategies
  6. Support various divisional and departmental interfaces to improve overall Corporation performance efficiency as a Market-led organization.
  7. Initiate interventions aimed at refurbishing and modernizing the KICC in terms of room, layout/floor plans as per client’s requirements
  8. Ensure that the Convention as an Asset is maintained.
  9. Ensure optimal utilization of the facility.
  10. Ensure proper safety measures are put in place at the Convention Centre.
  11. Ensure preservation of the architectural heritage at the convention Centre.
  12. Ensuring customer satisfaction for business events clients.

 

 

Person Specification

For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:-

  1. A minimum period of ten (10) years relevant work experience five (5) years’ should be in a management position.
  2. Bachelors Degree in Hospitality or any other equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution
  3. Masters Degree in Hospitality or any other equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution
  4. Professional qualification and membership to a professional body where applicable
  5. Certificate in Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
  6. Proficiency in computer applications.
  7. Fulfil the requirements of Chapter six of the Constitution;
 
Terms of offer

The successful candidate’s appointment will be as follows:-

  1. Job Grade KICC2 shall be appointed on a contract of five (5) years renewable once subject to performance
  2. Job Grade KICC 3 shall be appointed on a contract of five (5) years renewable subject to performance.
  3. Job Grade KICC 4, Job Grade KICC 5, Job Grade KICC 6 and Job Grade KICC 7 shall be appointed on permanent and pensionable terms

 

 

Applications should be sent under confidential cover and with the envelope clearly marked as per your application Ref. “Ref. KICC/ …… /2018” not later than 13th July, 2018 at 5:00pm to:

The Chief Executive Officer,
Kenyatta International Convention Centre,
P. O. Box 30746-00100,
NAIROBI.

 

 

Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Persons with special needs that meet the requirements are encouraged to apply

 

 

 

 

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