Ministry of Energy and Petroleum Recruiting a Chairperson and Two Members of the Audit Committee

Ministry of Energy and Petroleum Recruiting a Chairperson and Two Members of the Audit Committee,

Ministry of Energy and Petroleum Recruiting a Chairperson and Two Members of the Audit Committee

Ministry of Energy and Petroleum Recruiting a Chairperson and Two Members of the Audit Committee

Ministry of Energy and Petroleum Recruiting a Chairperson and Two Members of the Audit Committee

ADVERTISEMENT FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF AUDIT COMMITTEE IN THE MINISTRY

1.0 Introduction
In reference to Section 73 (5) of the Public Financial Management Act 2012 and its attendant regulation 174 of 2015 and the guidelines for the establishment of the Audit committee in all the public entities contained in Kenya Gazette notice VOL. CXVIII NO. 40 of 15th April 2016.

The Ministry of Energy and Petroleum is seeking to recruit a Chairperson and two members of the audit committee.

2.0 Requirements for appointments

Chairperson

To be appointed a Chairperson of the audit committee, one must have the following:
i. Be a Kenyan Citizen
ii. A degree from a recognized university
iii. Knowledge and experience of not less than 7 years in audit and or financial management/accounting
iv. Be a member of professional body and in good standing
v. Knowledgeable in risk management
vi. Be a person of integrity and in compliance with the requirement of chapter six (6) of the constitution of Kenya 2010.

Members
i. Be a Kenyan Citizen
ii. A degree from a recognized university
iii. Working experience of not less than 5 years
iv. Be a member of a professional body and in good standing
v. Knowledgeable in public service /government operations
vi. Be a person of integrity and in compliance with the requirement of chapter six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

3.0 Application process

All interested applicants who meet the requirements above should submit their applications together with detailed curriculum vitae, copies of academic and professional certificates, testimonials and national identity cards in sealed envelope and addressed as below:

The Cabinet Secretary,
Ministry of Energy and Petroleum
Kawi Complex, South C
P.O BOX 30582-00100
Nairobi
Tel : +254-20-310112
Email : psenergy@energy.go.ke

The sealed envelope to be dropped at the office of Director, HRM& D Kawi Complex, South C 1st floor

Deadline for receipt of applications is at the close of business on the 6th September 2023.

Applicants who will not have received communication from the Ministry within a month from the date of the deadline, should consider their applications unsuccessful.

Ministry of Energy and Petroleum avails equal engagement opportunities to all Kenyans. Women, persons living with disabilities, the marginalized and minorities are encouraged to apply. Any form of canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.