Head Infrastructure Development – Nairobi – Micro and Small Enterprises Authority

The Head, Infrastructure Development will report directly to the CEO for advisory and facilitating the Authority in developing worksite management policies, provide suitable infrastructure, including worksites, social amenities, business information Centers, model Centers of Excellence, common usage facilities and other facilities necessary for development of Micro and Small Enterprises.

Key Duties and Responsibilities
Coordinating the maintenance and management of infrastructure within MSE worksites;
Develop mechanisms and strategies to facilitate acquisitions of infrastructure
Preparations of management strategies for MSE established worksites
Co-ordinate infrastructure development in the Counties.
Construct and Equip Micro and Small Enterprise Centers of Excellence for technology development, acquisition and transfer by Micro and Small Enterprises.
Construct and equip technology parks for incubation clusters and graduation of Micro and small Enterprises
Advise and liaise with the relevant authorities including County Government for the earmarking and zoning out suitable land for use by MSE sector;
Acquire land ownership documents including title deeds for all MSE parcels of Land;
Liaising with other government ministries/departments in procurement of land for MSE development;
Encourage and maintain safe working conditions and health environment within MSE working sites;
Liaising with MSE Association on issues pertaining to land acquisition for MSE
Acquire title deed for all MSE parcels of Land;
Develop mechanisms and strategies to facilitate acquisitions of infrastructure;
Construct and equip Micro and Small Enterprise Centers of Excellence for technology development, acquisition and transfer by Micro and Small Enterprises;
Maintain a National data bank of all MSE parcels of land and their status in the Counties;
Construct and equip technology parks for incubation clusters and graduation of micro and small Enterprises
Maintain a National data bank of all MSE parcels of land and their status in the Counties.
Any other duties as may be assigned by the CEO

Qualifications and Skills
Master’s Degree in Architecture or any Engineering field from a recognized institution;
Registered with the Professional body for practice
A minimum five years (5) working experience in the professional field of Architecture or Engineering at a senior Managerial level
Proficiency in IT skills
Demonstrate thorough understanding of the mission, vision, and strategies of MSEA and the ability to clearly interpret and apply the role of Micro and Small Enterprise in Kenya’s social economic development and particularly in line with vision 2030.

Additional Information
In addition, all prospective candidates MUST satisfy the requirements of leadership and integrity set out in Chapter six (6) of the constitution of Kenya and attach the following documents to their applications:-
Ethics and Anti-corruption Commission clearance Certificate (EACC)
Kenya Revenue Authority Tax compliance Certificate (KRA)
Higher Education Loans Board clearance Certificate(HELB)
Certificate of Good Conduct from Criminal Investigation Department (CID)
Certificate from Credit Reference Bureau

How to Apply
If you clearly believe that you to meet the criteria given above, please submit your sealed application letters with detailed CV, copies of academic certificates, 3 referees with their e-mail addresses and telephone contacts; quoting the Reference Number for the job being applied on both the envelop and the application letter.

All applications should either be sent through the post office or hand delivered or emailed to the Chairman not later than 12th August, 2015.

The Chairman
Micro and Small Enterprise Authority (MSEA)
Utalii House 10th Floor, Left wing
P.O. Box 48823 – 00100
Nairobi.

Email: chairman@mseauthority.go.ke

MSEA is an equal opportunity employer.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Canvassing in any form or failure to attach any of the stipulated documents shall lead to automatic disqualification

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