5 Assistant Directors, Financial and Sectoral Affair, Job in Kenya

Assistant Director – Financial and Sectoral Affair- 5 Posts


For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:

  • served for  a minimum period of three (3) years in the grade of Senior Economic Policy Analyst I  ‘CSG 8’ or in a comparable and relevant position in the wider public service; 
  • a Bachelors degree, in any of the following fields; Economics, Economics and Statistics, Economics and Mathematics, Commerce, Actuarial Sciences or any other equivalent qualifications from a recognized university in Kenya; 
  • certificate in one of the following fields: Economic Modelling, Public Expenditure Analysis/Management, Policy Formulation, Financial Modelling, Tax Policy Analysis, Revenue Estimation, Regional Integration, Advocacy Skills, Negotiation, Corporate governance or comparable qualification from a recognized Institution; and
  • demonstrated professional competence, leadership abilities and high degree of integrity as reflected in work performance and results.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • An officer at this level will be responsible to the Deputy Director, Financial and Sectoral Affairs. Duties and responsibilities will include:
  • preparing responses on financial and sectoral policy matters including all issues raised by Parliamentary Committees;
  • monitoring projects and programme implementation on a periodic basis;
  • formulating, reviewing, evaluation and promotion of financial and sectoral economic policies and strategies;
  • reviewing quarterly financial and sectoral forecasts as a basis for discussions with key stakeholders and inform policy formulation and reviews;
  • analyzing MDAs submissions of the budget policy proposals at the sector level and making appropriate recommendations;
  • evaluating emerging policy issues, proposals and compiling information required in the development of policies, programmes and projects;
  • monitoring and forecasting expenditures and making appropriate recommendations;
  • reviewing financial and sectoral policy implementation and monitoring reports;
  • reviewing bilateral and multilateral economic and financial agreements to assess their impact on financial and other sectors;
  • follow up and participating in regional integration, bilateral and multilateral negotiations and implementation of trade and investment agreements;
  • reviewing frameworks for regulating carbon financing and trading and facilitating and creating an enabling environment for Private Sector development;
  • implementing Anti-Money laundering policies; and
  • developing and operationalizing policies to position Kenya as an International Financial hub.

How to Apply