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Chief Executive Officer

 

 

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 Job title Chief Executive Officer
Purpose Overall management of all affairs of the Institution in accordance with the Constitution and as directed by the Council.
Responsible to IEK Council
Responsible for IEK Secretariat
Working with IEK Council and other stakeholders in the industry
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Post Full-time – 3-year contract renewable
Other As defined in our standard contract terms

 IEK:

The Institution of Engineers of Kenya (IEK) is the learned society of the engineering profession and co-operates with national and other international institutions in developing and applying engineering to the benefit of humanity. (See our website http://www.iekenya.org)

Roles & Responsibilities:

Subject to the direction of the Council, the Chief Executive Officer shall be responsible for:

Overall management of all affairs of the Institution in accordance with the Constitution and as directed by the Council.

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) shall be responsible for:

  1. Strategic Development:
  1. Execution of the Institution’s strategic plan.
  2. Continuous professional development (CPD) of members
  3. Development and implementation of sustainable financial plans.
  4. Developing and maintaining strategic alliances with other business/professional associations.
  5. Establishing and maintaining a close relationship with government institutions, regulatory bodies, donor community and other stakeholders.
  6. Representing the Institution in meetings and another forum as directed by the Council.
  1. Operations:
  1. Membership recruitment & mobilization.
  2. Attending all meetings of the Institution and its committees, take and circulate minutes and maintain records of such meetings.
  3. Managing administrative activities of the Institution.
  4. Financial management of Institution’s funds in accordance with the Council Budget.
  5. Develop and coordinate training programs in liaison with the Council.
  6. Organizing professional and social events for the Institution.
  7. Marketing and publicizing of activities of the Institution.
  8. Any other duties the Council may assign.
  1. Qualifications
  1. Minimum – Bachelors degree from a Recognized University.
  2. Minimum 5 years of relevant working experience.
  3. Be a member of a relevant professional body.
  4. Relevant experience at Management level.
  1. Desired skills, experience and competencies:
  1. Good varied interpersonal and communication skills with excellent face to face and telephone communicator.
  2. Experience of pro-actively generating leads and fundraising.
  3. Ability to work under minimum supervision.
  4. Must have good written and verbal communication skills.
  5. Able to communicate and converse effectively with members in order to gain trust and confidence.
  6. Marketing, public relation, and advocacy skills.
  7. Have good Information Technology Skills.
  8. Should be entrepreneurial and result oriented.
  9. Keen for new experience, responsibility, and accountability.
  10. Well presented and businesslike
  1. How to Apply

Send your application letter, a detailed CV with three professional referees including daytime contact to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  not later than 5 pm Monday, 4th June 2018.

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The Institution of Engineers of Kenya (IEK) is the learned society of the engineering profession and co-operates with national and other international institutions in developing and applying engineering to the benefit of humanity Association... Read More

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