Selection Panel for the Appointment of Chairperson and Members of the Commission on Administrative Justice
Job Vacancy Announcement
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following positions in the Commission on Administrative Justice:
A. Requirements for Appointment
1. Chairperson of the Commission
For appointment as Chairperson, the applicant should:
(a) have knowledge and at least fifteen years experience in matters relating to human rights, law, conflict resolution, arbitration or administrative justice;
(b) hold a degree from a University recognized in Kenya; and
(c) meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
2. Member of the Commission
For appointment as member of the Commission, the applicant should:
(a) have a degree from a University recognized in Kenya;
(b) have knowledge and at least ten years’ experience in matters relating to any of the following fields:
(ii) public administration;
(iii) economics or finance;
(iv) gender and social development;
(v) human rights;
(vi) conflict resolution;
(vii) management; or
(viii) social sciences;
(c) have had a distinguished career in their respective fields; and
(d) meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
A person shall not be qualified for appointment as the Chairperson or Member of the Commission if the person:
(a) is a member of Parliament or a County Assembly;
(b) is a member of the governing body of a political party;
(c) is a member of a local authority;
(d) is an undischarged bankrupt; or
(e) has been removed from office for contravening the provisions of the Constitution or any law.
B. Duration of Appointment
One six-year non-renewable term.
C. Terms of Service
(ii) Shall not hold any other office or employment for profit whether public or private.
Applications, together with detailed Curriculum Vitae and copies of academic and professional certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, together with relevant testimonials and certificates should be addressed to:
Selection Panel for the Appointment of Chairperson and
Members of the Commission on Administrative Justice,
P.O. Box 30050 – 00100,
Or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
so as to reach the Panel Secretariat not later than Monday, 29th September, 2011.
The Envelope should be clearly marked “APPLICATION FOR CHAIRPERSON/ MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION ON ADMINISTRATIVE JUSTICE”
Candidates wishing to hand deliver their applications should do so between 8.30 a.m. and 5.00 p.m. on working days at Room 1213, 12th Floor, Harambee House.
Titus M. Ndambuki, CBS
Permanent Secretary and Secretary to the Panel