Career Development Services Administrator Job in Kenya

Job Title: Career Development Services Administrator

Hiring Organization: Strathmore University
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Education
Job Type: Full Time
Salary: KES
Date Posted: 05/28/2024

About Strathmore University

Strathmore University is a Chartered University located in Nairobi, Kenya. It was the first multiracial and multi religious educational institution in English speaking Eastern Africa and more recently the first institute of higher learning to be ISO certified in East and Central Africa in 2004. Our mission is to provide all-round quality education in an atmosphere of freedom and responsibility; excellence in teaching, research and scholarship; ethical and social development; and service to society.

Basic job summary:

To be responsible for providing an environment for student career development, coordinating the activities of the Office, and preparing students for the work environment.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Provide management with accurate, timely, and complete reports on Career Development Services’ events, Strathmore’s employability rate, and annual student/alumni job placement to facilitate decision making.

Conduct surveys, analyse and prepare reports for process improvement as part of the core duties in ensuring effective operations.

Conduct employer development visits on existing and prospective employers to improve employability and facilitate formal and non-formal agreements with employer partners.

Plan for graduate recruitments, invite industry experts for career talks, and provide recruitment support to companies during employment of Strathmore University students.

Facilitate networking opportunities for students and alumni with industry representatives to inform the students on their career opportunities.

Coordinate the Annual career fair, school specific mini career fairs, HR roundtables, and other career related events to communicate information on the organizations’ recruitment processes and create a rapport with employers;

Monitor operations in Career Development Services and create new procedures to aid in efficiency as the need arises

Minimum Academic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in any business-related field from a recognized institution

Certificate In Counseling will be an added advantage.


At least 3 years’ experience in Administration or HR with knowledge in training and development

Competencies and Attributes

Leadership Skills

Decision Making Skills

Attention to details.

Teamwork and Collaborative Skills

Creativity and Innovativeness

Effective Communication Skills (Verbal and Written)

Time Management Skills

Data Management Skills

Presentation Skills

Networking Skills

How To Apply

Are you qualified for this position and interested in working with us? We would like to hear from you. Kindly send us a copy of your updated resume and letter of application (ONLY) quoting “Career Development Services Administrator” on the subject line to by 9th June 2024.