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The East African : Sep 1st 2014
The EastAfrican 56 JOB SCAN CHIEF EXECUTIVES Position: Chief Executive Officer Location: Nairobi Requirements: University graduate with an MBA coupled with 10 years experience in management and coordination of programs Apply to: Hawkins.a email@example.com Closing date: September 29 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Position: Chief Operating Officer (Kenya Airways) Location: Nairobi Requirements: Degree in Operations Management or other related business field. Proven leadership skills coupled with great business networks Apply through: www.pwc.com/ke/en/ executive-search Closing date: September 5 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Position: National Director- Habitat for Humanity Kenya Location: Nairobi Requirements: Degree in International Development/ Relations, Public Administration, Business Administration or Urban Development. 10 years experience in housing finance Apply to: firstname.lastname@example.org Closing date: September 8 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 HELP-AGE INTERNATIONAL Position: Regional Head of Policy, Advocacy and Campaigns Location: Nairobi Requirements: Relevant academic qualifications with experience in the given area Apply through: www.helpage.org/kenyapolicy Closing date: September 5 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Position: Regional Program Manager- Emergency and Resilience Location: Nairobi Requirements: Relevant academic qualifications with experience in the given area Apply through: www.helpage.org/kenyapolicy Closing date: September 5 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Position: Special Protection Rights Coordinator Location: Lodwar Requirements: Relevant academic qualifications with experience in the given area Apply through: www.helpage.org/ kenyapolicy Closing date: September 5 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 SALARY AND REMUNERATION Position: Deputy Director, Policy & Planning Location: Relevant academic qualification with experience in the same field. Details on www.src.co.ke Apply to: The Commission Secretary, Salary and Remuneration Commission, Williamson House, 6th Floor, 4th Ngong Avenue P.O Box 4312600100, Nairobi Closing date: September 5 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Position: System Administrator Location: Relevant academic qualification with experience in the same field. Details on www.src.co.ke Apply to: The Commission Secretary, Salary and Remuneration Commission, Williamson House, 6th Floor, 4th Ngong Avenue P.O Box 4312600100, Nairobi Closing date: September 5 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Position: ICT Officer Location: Relevant academic qualification with experience in the same field. Details on www.src.co.ke Apply to: The Commission Secretary, Salary and Remuneration Commission, Williamson House, 6th Floor, 4th Ngong Avenue P.O Box 43126-00100, Nairobi Closing date: September 5 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Position: Manager, Statutory and Legal Affairs Location: Nairobi Requirements: Degree in Law (LLB) with a Master in the same. Member of professional body and Advocate of the High Court of Kenya Apply to: recruit@manp owerservicesgroup.com Closing date: September 29 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Position: Network Administrator Location: Nairobi Requirements: Degree in Computer Science, BSc in Information Technology or related field. Three years experience Apply to: recruit@manpo werservicesgroup.com Closing date: September 29 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 GROUP 4 SECURITY Position: Sales Director Location: Nairobi Requirements: Relevant formal tertiary qualification at first degree coupled with Masters degree. Ten years experience with good inter personal and people management skills Apply to: Resourcing Manager, G4S Kenya Limited P.O Box 3024200100 GPO Nairobi Closing date: September 2 Publication: Daily Nation, August 22 Location: Level: Contract type: Status: APPOINTMENT AUGUST 30 - SEPTEMBER 5, 2014 Make a difference, where it really counts REGIONAL BUSINESS SERVICES MANAGER (HORN, EAST & CENTRAL AFRICA REGION) Nairobi, Kenya Salary & Benefits: GBP33,769 – 45,716 net per annum + competitive benefits package B1 Global Fixed Term – 18 months Accompanied Oxfam GB, Horn East & Central Africa (HECA) works in different contexts on humanitarian, development and campaigns programmes in 8 countries across the region. The Regional Business Services Manager (RBSM) contributes actively to the overall regional management aligned to corporate objectives and priorities. We are currently looking for a dynamic and knowledgeable Regional Business Services Manager to enhance the impact of our work in this region. The Role The role is a senior management post reporting to the Regional Director and a member of the regional management team (RMT). This role provides regional strategic leadership in the areas of finance, logistics, counter fraud advisory, information systems and the shared services centre. The post holder contributes to the shaping of the OGB Corporate Management Team (CMT) strategy. The role is accountable for the implementation of the corporate and divisional finance, logistics, shared services centre and information systems strategy. The role has people management responsibility at the regional centre as well as the shared services centre. The Person You will have expertise in strategic financial management and significant exposure in logistics, counter fraud, programme information and information system’s management. You will be a professionally qualified finance expert with the ability to lead on operations improvement. Drive to lead change in a challenging environment will be an asset. You will have leadership qualities and people management expertise to provide direction and effective support to a multidisciplinary and multicultural team. You must have excellent communication and representation skills. Fluency in written and spoken English is essential. Working knowledge of French is desirable. This is a challenging opportunity for a dedicated and highly motivated professional, with a strong commitment to Oxfam’s values and beliefs. If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please submit your application and CV in English detailing your experience for the post and include daytime telephone contacts. Apply online at http://bit.ly/1nDdbAk using REF INT0809. The closing date: 10th September 2014. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted MANAGING DIRECTOR - TANZANIA WORK STATION: DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA Our client is an insurance company, with its head office based in Nairobi, Kenya. They are looking for a highly qualified professional to fill the above mentioned role. PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: Reporting to the Group CEO the Managing Director will be wholly charged with providing strategic insurance business direction and technical expertise to the Tanzanian company operations through the creation of innovative and quality insurance value proposition to its growing clientele. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Play the role of Principal Officer and ensure all operations of the business are compliant as per the Insurance Act and other statutory provisions that govern the business of insurance in Tanzania. 2. Drive the insurance operations to achieve various business targets in line with the Budget; including revenue, profitability, membership and market share growth. 3. Oversee the treasury management role to ensure sound return on the various investment portfolios in place. 4. Oversee Underwriting and Claims roles to ensure risk taking and management processes are effective. 5. Negotiate reinsurance and co-insurance agreements entered into by the Company. 6. Design high performance agency and alternative distribution channels models to achieve set business targets. 7. In liaison with the Head of Marketing, design suitable products, enhance existing products portfolio and where possible drive their harmonization across the group. 8. Enhance customer satisfaction and retention. 9. Supervise, coach, motivate and develop the Insurance team. QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE: • A business related degree from a recognized university. • ACII qualification or equivalent professional qualification is a must. • A post Graduate degree in business management will be an added advantage. • 8 years’ experience with at least 5 years in senior management. • Deep understanding of technical insurance principals i.e., Tanzania’s insurance regulatory framework, agency management, insurance products and market players. • Demonstrable commercial acumen. • Possess strong business development competency. • Proven Leadership skills with good inter-personal skills, and ability to build personal relationships with key business stakeholders. • Must have proven strong communication, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills. • Very good understanding of financial statements. • Possess high level of maturity and excellence in multi-disciplinary business operations and demonstrated capacity in articulating strategic priorities of the business. • Computer literate. APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Qualified applicants should email their applications, attaching a detailed curriculum vitae and a letter indicating why they are interested in and qualified for the position, their current remuneration details and the names of three referees who can provide confidential assessment of their capabilities to a Search Committee. All communications relating to applications for this position should be sent to: email@example.com, under the subject Managing Director Position. All applications must be in by 5.00 p.m., September 5, 2014. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. JOB OPPOTUNITY The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is an international non-governmental organization that promotes and supports durable solutions to the problems faced by refugees and internally displaced people all over the world. DRC has been providing relief and development services in the Horn of African region since 1997. The DRC Kenya program is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions 1. Lead Psychosocial Counsellor – Dadaab Refugee Camp 2. Livelihoods Officer: - Kakuma Refugee Camp 3. Project Assistant-Adolescents and Youth Protection - Kakuma Refugee Camp 4. Project Assistant-Psychosocial Support: - Kakuma Refugee Camp FOR MORE DETAILS REFER TO LAST WEDNESDAY’S ( 27/08/2014 ) COPY OF THE DAILY NATION Submission of Application: Qualified candidates are invited to submit their applications. Each application should include a 1 page cover letter clearly stating their motivation and qualifications and a CV. Application should include contact of three professional referees. One referee must be the applicant’s most recent manager. Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org and have the subject heading of the position that is being applied for. Deadline for receiving applications is Friday, 5th September 2014 ONLY SHORT LISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.
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