Tourism Services Director Job in Kenya

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Tourism Services Director Job in Kenya

Tourism Services Director 

Terms of Service: – Permanent and Pensionable

Duties and Responsibilities.

  • Technical advisor on matters pertaining to and tourism;
  • Co-ordinating the implementation and review of county tourism policies; and tourism strategies, programmes and projects;
  • Facilitation of the county’s membership and participation in tourism related, national and international organizations, events and conventions;
  • Evaluating, Planning and implementing County Tourism issues in consultation with relevant Departments and Stakeholders;
  • Overseeing the enforcement of tourism regulations and legislation in consultation with relevant agencies;
  • Overall management in matters related to marketing; planning and regulation of tourism in the county;
  • Overall coordinator in relation to niche tourism development in the county;
  • Promotion of domestic tourism in the county;
  • Mapping and promotion of tourism opportunities in the county;
  • Undertaking tourism research and maintaining a depository of all data and information on tourism and tourism industry players within Homa Bay County;

  • Responsible for development of proposals for approval by the Chief Officer to source for funding from donors and other organizations to sustain Tourism projects and activities and
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the relevant Chief Officer.

Qualification for Appointment

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen;
  • Holds a Bachelor’s degree in any of the following; Tourism Management or Environmental Science or Environmental Management or Environmental Resources Conservation or Environmental Engineering or Bio-systems Engineering or Marketing or a related Bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution;
  • A Master’s degree in any of the respective fields from a recognized institution will be an added advantage;
  • Have relevant working experience of not less than 5 years in the relevant sector;
  • Attended Strategic Leadership Development Programme Course lasting not less than 6 weeks from Kenya School of Government or any other recognized institution;
  • Certificate in Computer Applications from a recognized institution;
  • Have good leadership and communication skills;
  • Have knowledge of Environment, Tourism and Wildlife related legislations and other statutes;
  • Demonstrate a high degree of professional and technical competence;
  • Be a person of integrity and in compliance with requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of
  • Kenya 2010 with requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

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