Nairobi: Thursday, August 14, 2014
The IEBC, as required by the IEBC Act, 2011, has started the process of filling the post of the Commission Secretary/ Chief Executive Officer, three (3) months to the expiry of the contract of the current office holder, Mr. James H. Oswago. Mr. Oswago and other senior IEBC officials are currently on suspension because they are facing court charges.
The Secretary/CEO is the Accounting Officer of the Commission and ensures the implementation of the Commission’s decisions, policies and programmes. Among the qualifications and skills required for the position is a degree from a recognized University in one of the following areas, electoral matters, management, finance, governance, public administration, law or Political science. The job will be on a term of five years, renewable for one further term. Details and application procedure are available online on this site and in the daily newspapers. The deadline is 5th September, 2014.