Kitui County Sports Director Job Kenya 2021
Career Employment Kenya: Kitui County Sports Director Job Kenya 2021
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Sports Director Job, County Government Jobs Kenya 2021,

Kitui County Public Service Board (CPSB) is a body corporate established under Section 57 of the County Governments Act, 2012 pursuant to Article 235 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010. Section 59 of the County Governments Act 2012 outlines the functions of the CPSB among them being “appoint persons to hold or act in offices of the County public service including in the Boards of cities and urban areas within the County and to confirm appointments”. Sections 45(1)(a) of the County Governments Act, 2012 further mandates the CPSB to competitively source and recommend qualified and experienced persons for nomination and appointment as County Chief Officers by the Governor.

Pursuant to the above constitutional and legal provisions, Kitui CPSB invites applications from qualified persons to be considered for the positions outlined below:


Terms of Service: Contract -Three Years (Renewable)


  • Be a Kenyan Citizen;
  • Have served for a minimum of ten (10) years in sports management three (3) of which must have been at the level of Deputy Director and above in the relevant/equivalent positions in the public service or private sector;
  • Bachelor’s degree in Sports Management/Physical Education or any other relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Have a Master’s degree in Sports Management/Physical Education or any other relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Demonstrate a track record and achievements in management of sports;
  • Be conversant with the legal framework governing sports management; and
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills


  • Develop and implement a policy on sports management in the County;
  • Creation of awareness on sporting activities in the County including following up on implementation of related projects;
  • Offer advisory and counselling services to sportsmen and women;
  • Supervise sports personnel, coordinate and regulate workers in developing sports;
  • Upgrading of stadia and ward playgrounds in the County;
  • Develop, manage and implement sports programs in the County;
  • Promote and coordinate sports training and education;
  • Create platforms for athletes to showcase and market their talents;
  • Expand sports as an industry for sustainable livelohoods;
  • Develop and manage sports facilities;
  • Arbitratuin in sports disputes;
  • Certification and registration of sports clubs;
  • Identify,local talents and give recommendations to sports organizations/ institutes or specialized groups for absorption or funding;
  • Overseeing of elections for sports federations;
  • Overseeing the improvement and maintenance of sports facilities in the County;
  • Coordinate and promote ward, Sub County, inter-County and National sports programs and identify local talents and give recommendation to sports organizations/ institutions or specialized groups for absorption or funding; and
  • Any other duty as may be assigned by a competent authority

Salary Scale: The salary, allowances and other benefits attached to the above positions will be as determined by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission.

How to apply:

Each application should be accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, National Identity Card or Passport, testimonials and other relevant supporting documents. Applicants for Chief Officers’ position should indicate the County Department of interest.

Applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope with the position applied for clearly marked on the left side and either hand delivered to the reception desk at the Kitui CPSB offices on Prisons Road, Kitui Town or posted to the following address:

The Board Secretary,

Kitui County Public Service Board,

P.O. Box 33-90200, Kitui.

Important information to all applicants

  • Applications should reach the Secretary, County Public Service Board on or before WEDNESDAY, 4th AUGUST, 2021;
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted;
  • Shortlisted candidates MUST meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya on leadership and integrity and will be required to produce clearance/compliance certificates from the following agencies:
  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Higher Education Loans Board
  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Credit Reference Bureau
  • Directorate of Criminal Investigation

The County Government of Kitui is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge commission for its recruitment services. Qualified Women, persons living with disability and those from minority and Marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

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