Principal Cooperative Officer Job Recruitment (48-65K) (3 Posts) in Kenya June 2017


Principal Cooperative Officer Job Opportunity in Kenya (48-65K) (3 Posts)


Principal Cooperative Officer Current Employment in Kenya (48-65K) (3 Posts)

Principal Cooperative Officer Jobs at The Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives 

Terms of Service: Permanent and Pensionable
Salary Scale: Ksh. 48,190 p.mø – Ksh.65,290 p,mo
House Allowance: Kshø 31,334 porno
Commuter Allowance: Ksh. 8,000
Leave Allowance (once a year): Ksh. 6,000 p.m.

Qualifications for the Principal Cooperative Officer Job

  • Served for cumulative period of not less than ten (10) years, three (3) of which should have been at the grade of Senior Cooperative Officer, Job Group ‘L’ and above; or in a comparable and relevant position in the Public Service;
  • A Bachelor’s degree in any of the following discipline:- Commerce, Business Administration, Agriculture, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Sociology, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Co-operative management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Management, Management and Organizational Development, Finance or Agri-business; from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • A Diploma in any of the following disciplines:- Co-operative Management, Cooperative Auditing, Marketing,Internal Auditing or Finance from a recognized institution;
  • Certified Public Secretaries (CPS) Kenya Part Il; or Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Kenya Part Il examination from a recognized institution;
  • A Certificate in Senior Management Course lasting not less than four(4) weeks from a recognized institution; and Demonstrated merit and shown ability as reflected in work performance and results.

Responsibilities for the Principal Cooperative Officer Job

An officer at this level may be deployed as a subject matter specialist. Specific duties and responsibilities entail:-

  • Promoting co-operative societies;
  • Advising on co-operative investments;
  • Analysing data for policy formulation;
  • Developing and monitoring work plans for cooperative extension services;
  • Overseeing cooperative activities in several co-operative societies;
  • Evaluating co-operative activities and trends for promoting the co-operative movement; and
  • Enforcing compliance with co-operative legislation.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications by completing one (1) application form, P SC 2 (Revised 2016)0 The form may be downloaded from the Public Service Commission website, .

Completed application form, Head of Department recommendation (PSC 2A Form), letter of appointment/promotion to the present substantive grade and certified copies of certificates should reach The Principal Secretary, Ministry of Industry, Trade and Cooperatives, State Department for Cooperatives, P.O. Box 30418-00100 NAIROBI or hand delivered to NSSF Building, Block ‘B’ Human Resource Management Registry, 11th Floor, Room No. 1109 on or before 27th June, 2017.