Records Management Officer I Job in Kenya


Purpose of the job:

This position is responsible for the effective implementation of accurate filing and retrieval system for the Office of the Auditor-General’s records to facilitate effective and timely decision making.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the formulation, implementation and review of records management systems and processes;
  • Seal the Auditor-General’s Annual Reports;
  • Receive, sort, open and file correspondences;
  • Distribute and dispatch mail;
  • Ensure security of information and records in the registry;
  • Ensure security and safe keeping of archived records;
  • Assist in the training of internal users on records management systems and processes to enhance efficiency;
  • Assist staff with requests to locate and retrieve documents that had been archived in a safe and secure manner to promote confidentiality and integrity;
  • Guide on files disposal. 


  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) mean grade of C- (Minus) from the Kenya National Examination Council or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • A Diploma in any of the following: Records/Information Management, Information/ Library Science, Human Resource Management, Business Management, Accounting, Supply Chain Management or any other relevant and related discipline;
  • At least 6 years’ working experience at the grade of Records Management officer II or equivalent position;
  • Proficiency in Computer Applications.

Core Competences

  • Creative/ Innovative – Develop new and unique ways to improve operations within the Office to deliver excellent, efficient and outstanding service/products to clients (e.g. methods, processes, systems, policies etc.). Take initiative and start activities.
  • Ethical – Understand ethical behaviour and public-sector practices. Ensure that own behaviour and behaviour towards others is consistent with these standards and aligns with the values and ethical standards of the Office.
  • Teamwork – Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions that enhance effectiveness within OAG.
  • Effective Communication – Speak, listen, and write in a clear, thorough, and efficient manner using appropriate and effective communication tools and techniques. Speak eloquently and engagingly in meetings, in one-on-one situations as well as in small and large groups. Listen, be receptive to the counterpart and adapt to the situation. Adjust the message to the recipient.

Grade : OAG 8

No Sought:4

Advert Re: 06/04/2023

Recruitment:  April 2023 Recruitment

How to Apply

Apply for the job here

Closing Date: 5th May 2023