Supply Chain Management Officer

Tana River County Public Service Board


Vacancy Description

The County Government of Tana River pursuant to section 59(1) (a), (b) as read together with article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010, wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions:

Terms of Service: All positions will be on Permanent and Pensionable terms.
Remuneration: As prescribed by Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC).


Duties and responsibilities: –

a) Warehousing;
b) Distribution management;
c) Fleet management;
d) Disposal of stores and equipment;
e) Procurement;
f) Market surveys and research;
g) Inventory and stock control, in accordance with the laid down regulations and procedures.

Requirements for appointment: –

For appointment to this grade, candidates must have: –

a) Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following: – Commerce, Business Administration, (Supplies Management Option), Economics, Procurement and Supplies Management, Marketing of their equivalent from a recognized Institution.

In addition to the above requirements, an officer must have the following key personal attributes and core competences: –

(i) Personal Qualities

➢ Ability to get on well with the diverse workforce;
➢ Good knowledge in the professional field of specialisation;
➢ Good communication skills;
➢ Ability to take instruction;
➢ Good organisational and supervisory skills.

(ii) Core Competences

➢ Team playing skills;
➢ Accuracy;
➢ Care for resources;
➢ Manual dexterity;
➢ Execution of instruction;
➢ Interpersonal skills
➢ Analytical skills;
➢ Records Management skills.

How to apply

Qualified and interested candidates should download and duly fill a job application form provided on our website: www.tanariver.go.ke/vacancies attach and submit their applications with updated CV, a copy of National Identity Card, copies of academic and professional certificates, names and contacts of three (3) referees, and other relevant testimonials to:

The Board Secretary/CEO
County Public Service Board of Tana River
P.O. Box 181 – 70101

All applications clearly specifying the position applied for on the top left side of the envelope should be received on or before 23rd March, 2021.

All applicants MUST comply with the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.

Kindly note that only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted. Any canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Tana River County Public Service Board is a credible government institution and therefore all its recruitments are devoid of any payments. You are hereby advised not to entertain fraudsters purporting to be employees of the Board promising to assist you have your appointment letter processed at a fee.

The County Government of Tana River is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, the marginalized and Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.

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