Nyahururu Water and Sanitation Company Managing Director Job vacancy  in Kenya 2013

Nyahururu Water and Sanitation Company Limited
Career Opportunity: Managing Director
Organizational background
Nyahururu Water and Sanitation Company is an agent of Northern Water Services Board Mandated to distribute Water and offer Sanitation services in Nyahururu Municipality and its environs.

In order to ensure the company delivers on its mandate, we now seek to recruit a high caliber, results oriented and self driven professional who will provide leadership and strategic direction in the capacity of Managing Director.

Job Profile
  • Provide overall leadership and administration of operations of the company under the guidance of the Board.
  • Developing short term corporate strategies for Board approval and implementation as stipulated in the company’s strategic plan.
  • Managing internal multi-disciplinary teams and external parties to ensure agreed corporate objectives are achieved
  • Developing performance standards together with mechanisms for monitoring and evaluation
  • Ensuring compliance with applicable statutory, legal and regulatory requirements and establishing mitigation measures against emerging business risks.
  • Promoting the company’s image and developing good working relationships with all stakeholders and partners while promoting the principles good governance in the company.
  • Developing networks and partnerships with development partners and spearheading donor collaboration and fundraising for project implementation.
  • Advising the Board of Directors on operations, investment planning and sustainable development of company interests.
  • Directing and coordinating company operations and administration to ensure that various organs operate in conformity with overall operational plans and performance targets.
  • Advising the Board of Directors concerning future activities of the company and on objectives and policies while mitigating risks which would affect the smooth management of the company.
  • Promoting harmony and cohesiveness within the company and with other partners.
Selection criteria
  • The ideal candidate will be a holder of a minimum of Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in the field of engineering, physical Sciences, Social Sciences and Finance
  • A master’s degree in the relevant field will be an added advantage.
  • Should have at least 10 years working experience in senior management position(s).
  • Should be a person of high integrity and should meet the requirements of chapter six of the constitution of Kenya 2010
  • Should have exceptional visionary leadership and negotiations skills with capacity to engage with local, regional and international organizations.
  • Should have excellent communication and presentation skills, strong interpersonal, analytical, organizational and team leadership capabilities and high professional ethical standing.
  • Demonstrated change leader with transformative leadership capability.
  • Should be self -driven and capable of working under minimum supervision.
  • Should have capacity to mobilize financial resources for project implementation
  • Understanding of the water sector will be an added advantage
If you believe you fit the required profile please send your application in confidence to either the postal address or the email provided below by 15th November 2013.
In addition provide your curriculum vitae containing details of your qualification, experiences, present position, current and expected remuneration as well as copies of professional/academic certificates.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
Terms of employment: three years renewable.
The Chairman,
Board of Directors
Nyahururu Water and Sanitation Company Limited
P.O Box 20300-1907,
Nyahururu.