Deputy Vice Chancellor -research , Planning And Development At Public Service Commission


Deputy Vice Chancellor -research , Planning And Development At Public Service Commission 1 Position
Emploi Recruitment

Nairobi, Kenya

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Job Description

Basic Salary: -Ksh.336, 478 - Ksh.470, 711 p.m.

House Allowance: -Ksh. 82, 704 p.m.

Medical Cover & Other Allowances: - A s provided by the University.

Terms of Service: -Five (5) years contract (Renewable once)  subject to satisfactory performance

For appointment to the position, a candidate must:

(i) be a holder of an earned Ph.D. degree, and serving as either a Professor or Associate Professor in a university;

(ii) have at least (8) years progressive experience in a senior leadership/management position such as Dean/Director, principal of a University college or DVC of a chartered university or leadership in a comparable or other higher learning institutions;

(iii) have outstanding and internationally recognized scholarship record as evidenced by refereed journals, publications, University level books as well as project grants and awards;

(iv) have demonstrable ability and leadership skills to effectively coordinate administration and financial functions and be familiar with financial planning and accounting;

(v) have demonstrated ability in strategic planning and quality management systems and training in management sciences at master’s level will be a distinct advantage;

(vi) have excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills; and

(vii) be of the highest ethical standards, integrity and professionalism and comply with the requirements of the constitution of Kenya

Core competences:

The following core competences and skills will be required:

(i) exemplary high level of professionalism and work ethics;

(ii) possess strategic management Leadership skills with results oriented mindset;

(iii) visionary and innovative leadership;

(iv) all-inclusive management style with balanced firmness and fairness; and

(v) ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research, Planning and Development) shall be the head of

the research, planning and development division. Duties and responsibilities will include:

(i) assisting the Vice Chancellor in the development and implementation of the university policies;

(ii) overseeing the formulation, development and implementation of sound administrative, research, planning and development policies;

(iii) providing leadership, guidance, coordination and direction of the departments within the RP&D Division;

(iv) supervising the research, planning and development activities of the University including efficient allocation of resources;

(v) overseeing development and management of University operating and capital budgets, Physical plant and capital construction;

(vi) overseeing preparation and analysis of the university Strategic and Operational plans and performance contracts for presentation to Management and the

University Council for approval;

(vii) establishment and maintenance of effective budgetary planning and procedures for  ensuring strict compliance with the approved budget;

(viii) coordinating implementation of procurement policies and procedures that would  ensure the university receives quality goods; works and services from suppliers and value for money, including preparation of contracts, specifications and procurement rules and regulations;

(ix) ensuring that the Kenya Vision 2030 goals and objectives are mainstreamed into university core functions; and

(x) any other duty as may be assigned and delegated by the Vice Chancellor.

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