Inspections Officer – Independent Policing Oversight Authority – Nairobi

Job Description
Assists in: –
Inspection of police premises and detention facilities under the control of the National Police Service;
Undertaking rapid response action in case of any eventualities that demand for inspections of police premises;
Preparing inspections reports with recommendations;
Handling and resolving complaints referred to the Department for inspections;
Engaging stakeholders to corroborate facts and evidence for informed recommendations;
Gathering evidence during inspections to strengthen the Authority’s investigations;
Preparing concepts to inform inspections for the Authority;
Providing updates on inspection of police premises to the Principal Inspections Officer;
Preparing activity, monthly, quarterly, bi–annual performance and Annual reports for the Department;
Preparing quarterly and biannual performance review briefs for the Inspections Department;
Appraising Inspections Officers and identify training needs;
Participate in meetings for the Department.
Coach and mentor volunteers and interns.

Must be a citizen of Kenya.
Meets the requirements of Chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya
Job Specifications
For appointment at this position, a candidate must have: –
A Bachelor’s Degree in Law, Public Administration, Criminology & Criminal Justice, Sociology, Political Science, Human Rights, Social Sciences,
Military or Police degree or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution.
Certificate in computer application skills.

Required functional and behavioral skills:
Inspection Skills
Supervisory Skills
Planning Skills
Decision Making Skills
Data analysis and Analytical skills
Report writing skills
Interpersonal Skills
Communication Skills
Negotiation Skills
Transparency and accountability
Ethics and Integrity
Team player
Creativity and innovation

Method of Application
Interested persons who meet the requirements should submit their application through Post Office, email or by hand delivery, clearly indicating the position and job reference number, on both the cover letter, envelope and email applications, together with a detailed CV, copies of academic certificates, national identity card, names and telephone contacts of three referees, so as to reach the Authority by Tuesday, 7th June, 2022 to:
Director/Chief Executive Officer,
Independent Policing Oversight Authority,
1st Ngong Avenue, ACK Garden Annex, 2nd Floor,
P.O Box 23035 – 00100, NAIROBI.