Purchasing Officer Jobs. Kisumu County (12 Positions)


Purchasing Officer III Job at Kisumu County

Kisumu County Public Service Board wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following positions in their respective Departments as listed below:-

Supply Chain Management Officer III/Purchasing Officer III -JG ‘H’ (12 Posts) –
Ref: KSM/CPSB/2016/196
An officer at this level will be deployed in a supply chain management unit

Purchasing Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Issuing and receiving items and documents at the stores
  • Assisting in stock taking periodically
  • Preparing monthly reports
  • Ensuring proper reconciliation
  • Any other duties as may be assigned

Competencies for Purchasing Job

  • Be a Kenyan citizen
  • Be a holder of a Diploma in Supplies Management or its equivalent from a recognised institution with three (3) years’ experience
  • Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must be self-driven with a lot of initiative and drive
  • Proficiency in computer applications
  • Demonstrate understanding of and commitment to the values and principles outlined in Articles 10 and 232 of the Constitution.
  • Satisfy the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution of Kenya


   How to Apply

   The candidate should apply attaching the photocopies of the following documents:

  • National Identity card
  • Academic, Professional Certificates and Testimonials
  • Clearance Certificates from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), Kenya Revenue Authority
  • (KRA), Criminal Investigation Department (CID), Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) and
  • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)
  • A letter from the area chief.
  • Any other relevant supporting documents.

All Applications should be sent to the undersigned on or before 5th August, 2016 at 4.00 pm. The  Secretary Public Service Board P.O.Box 7792-40100, Kisumu