Licensing & Approvals Internships in Kenya- Capital Markets 2017




The Capital Markets Authority is a statutory agency charged with the responsibility of regulating and developing an efficient capital market in Kenya. The Authority invites applications for the following position:

Reporting to the Senior Officer, Licensing & Approvalsthe selected candidate will be responsible for;

Responsibilities for the Licensing & Approvals Internship

  • Conducting fit and proper assessments for key personnel of market intermediaries
  • Carrying out preliminary review of applications for the issue of Debt and Equity securities such as corporate bonds
  • Carrying out preliminary review of license applications
  • Conducting research and preparing legal briefs and opinions
  • Providing logistical support to the licensing and approvals section
  • Undertake other assignments as assigned from time to time

Qualifications for the Licensing & Approvals Internship

  • Bachelor’s degree in Law (LL.B), Criminology or Accounting
  • Kenya School of Law student

Key skills, Knowledge & Competencies

  • Good communication skills and teamwork;
  • Proficiency in standard office IT application packagers as well as e-mail and internet


How to Apply

Please visit careers section on our website and apply.Applications should be received on or before May 05, 2017

Note: Please upload a CV and one-page Cover Letter only at this stage. No certificates or other testimonials will be required until interview stage. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. “Capital Markets Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply”.