3. SENIOR ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER FOR COOPERATIVE DEVELOPMENT – JOB GROUP ‘Q’ – 1 POST

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Providing technical advice in area of specialization;
  2. Advising on cooperative investments
  • Preparing reports for policy formulation
  1. Enforcing compliance with cooperative legislation
  2. Designing, coordinating and monitoring the implementation of cooperative activities, programs and policies
  3. Carrying out market research and disseminating research findings
  • Promoting value addition and processing
  • Conducting cooperative banking inspection
  1. Undertaking risk assessment
  2. Developing new financial products and credit policies

 

 

Requirements for Appointment

 

For appointment to this grade an officer must have: –

 

  1. Served in the grade of assistant commissioner for cooperative development for a minimum period of three (3) years
  2. Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: –  Commerce, Business Administration, Agriculture, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Sociology, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Co-operative Management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Management and Organizational Development, Finance or Agribusiness from a university recognized in Kenya;
  3. Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines: – Commerce, Business Administration, Agriculture, Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Sociology, Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Engineering, Co-operative Management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Management and Organizational Development, Finance or Agribusiness from a university recognized in Kenya;
  4. Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution
  5. Demonstrate administrative ability and a high degree of professional competence in planning, conducting and supervising cooperative work.