Kenya Meat Commission Livestock Manager Job Vacancy

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Kenya Meat Commission (KMC) is a State Corporation established in 1950 through an Act of Parliament CAP 363 of the Laws of Kenya with the objective of providing a ready market for livestock farmers and processing high quality meat and meat products for consumption in the domestic and export markets.

The mandate of the commission is to procure process and market high quality meat and meat products at the most competitive prices using efficient, effective and environmentally friendly systems to the satisfaction of customers and other stakeholders.
We wish to recruit dynamic, innovative, self-driven and highly qualified individuals to fill the following positions to drive the Commission in achieving the said mandate and effectively supporting the Government in the realization of Vision 2030.
Livestock Manager

Ref: KMC 8/10/2015
The livestock manager will be responsible for:-
• Identifying areas to source livestock and supply of good quality livestock
• Monitoring prices in markets and advice management accordingly
• Identifying, assessing and engage suppliers of quality livestock to the Commission to ensure consistency
• Working with national and county veterinary officers on livestock movement and disease control

Qualifications
• Bachelor of Science degree in animal production/Animal science/Veterinary medicine or its equivalent from a recognised university
• Should have Served as a livestock officer on a similar position for a minimum period of six (6)years
• Demonstrate supervisory, administrative ability and work performance.
All applicants should have certificates of good conduct, compliance certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority, Higher Education Loans Board and the Ethics and Anti- Corruption Commission.

How to Apply
If you meet the above minimum requirements please send your application, Curriculum Vitae, indicating current salary, copies of certificates, testimonials and contacts of at least three referees and daytime telephone contacts to reach the undersigned not later than 13th November 2015. The Managing Commissioner, Kenya Meat Commission, P. O. Box 2-00204, Athi River Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. KMC is an equal opportunity employer. Women and Persons Living with Disability are encouraged to apply.

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