CAREER OPPORTUNITIES WITH KENYA POWER

Kenya Power is a leading power utility Company in Africa. The Company is committed to provision of reliable and affordable power to the nation. Part of its mandate is to significantly enhance electricity access in the nation within the next few years.

In line with its vision, ‘‘to provide world class power that delights our customers’’, Kenya Power seeks to recruit top talent to team up with innovative and transformative team to deliver on key milestones of service delivery for the nation and the region. To this end, the Company is seeking to fill the following position;

 

MANAGER, SECURITY SERVICES (1 Post)

Job Ref: HR: KP1/5B.2/3/844 

 

NB: Please click here to submit your application: https://e-stima.kplc.co.ke:8220/candidatelogin

Reporting to the General Manager, Corporate Affairs & Company Secretary, the Manager, Security Services will be responsible for ensuring provision of effective security services to protect Company assets.

The key responsibilities for this position are;

  • Implementing strategies on security management, crime prevention, investigations and prosecutions.
  • Advising Management on appropriate security measures and standards on security of Company assets.
  • Protecting company assets against theft, terrorism, pilferage, damage, misuse, sabotage or other harmful causes.
  • Implementing security measures to ensure maximum protection of company installations, property, revenue and staff.
  • Directing investigations into security irregularities, potential threats and taking remedial action to protect company interest.
  • Establishing and maintaining linkages with law enforcement agencies to enhance company security.
  • Collecting and collating intelligence on current trends in crime and other security matters that could adversely affect the company.
  • Implementing standards on management of contracted security services.
  • Coordinating investigations on company motor vehicle accidents and recommendations remedial action.
  • Facilitating prosecution of offenders in collaboration with the legal department and other prosecutorial agencies.

Appointment Requirements 

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Advanced Degree will be an added advantage
  • Diploma in Criminology/Forensic Science or related field
  • Military/Police/Protective Security Services Industry Training
  • Ten (10) years working experience, three (3) of which should have been at the level of Chief Officer or its equivalent and above.

Key Competencies

  • Thorough understanding of Company business
  • Strong Communication & Negotiation Skills
  • Attention to details
  • High levels of Integrity and Ethics
  • Drive for results and achievement
  • Analytical skills

HOW TO APPLY

Interested persons should submit their applications online through visiting Kenya Power’s website on www.kplc.co.ke (https://e-stima.kplc.co.ke:8220/candidatelogin) Applications should be received not later than Thursday 25th August, 2016.

While applying quote the title of the position you are applying for and include your day time telephone numbers, e-mail addresses and names and addresses of three (3) referees.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

Kenya Power is an Equal Opportunity Employer.