31 Jul 2014

Liquor Administration and Licensing Director Job Vacancy

County Public Service Board

The Meru County Government wishes to recruit competent and qualified persons to fill the following vacant positions as per the constitution of Kenya 2010 and section 451, 150 and 510 of the County Government Act No.17 of 2012

Department of Culture, Youth, Gender & Social Services
Liquor Administration and Licensing Director
Job Group ‘Q’

The Liquor Administration and Licensing Director shall be the head of all administrative and licensing duties pertaining to the regulation of Alcoholic Drinks within Meru County.

Duties and Responsibilities;

  • Advising the Secretary/CEO of the Board county policy and laws to be adopted in regard to the production, manufacture, sale and consumption of alcoholic drinks.
  • Support and facilitate Sub-county committees in carrying out their functions.
  • In collaboration with other County and National Government Departments strategize and plan for implementation of the Meru County Alcoholic Drink Act 2014 and control of alcohol abuse and any other relevant legislation and coordinate and support their implementation.
  • Facilitate and coordinate issuances of licenses to business operators after compliance with law.
  • In collaboration with other relevant county departments prepare and submit a bi-annual alcoholic drinks status report.
  • Monitoring and evaluating the implementation of the Meru County Alcoholic Drinks Control Act including overseeing the operations of the Sub-County committees and advising on necessary measures to be adopted to facilitation such implantation.
  • Supervise and control the administration of the alcoholic drinks control fund and
  • Supervise and control the licensing of the alcoholic drinks business and
  • Prepare each financial year a statement of account relating to the Alcoholic Drinks Control Fund in accordance with the Public Audit Act, 2013.
  • Any other duties assigned by the office.

Requirement for appointment

  • Be a Kenyan Citizen.
  • Be a holder of Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce or Administration from a recognized university.
  • A Master’s degree in the relevant field will be an added advantage
  • Have knowledge and experience of not less than five years in administration or financial management
  • Satisfy the requirement of chapter six of the constitution.
  • Demonstrate understanding of the commitment to the National values and principle of Public Service Governance as espoused in the Constitution of Kenya 2010, Article 10 and 232.

How to Apply:
All applications should be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the left hand-side the position you are applying for and addressed to:

The Secretary,’
County Public Service Board,
P.O. Box 120-60200,

Important information to all Applicants:

Meru County Government is an equal opportunity employer. Women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The applications should reach the Secretary on or before Friday 8th August 2014

NB. Applicants should seek clearance from:

  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Higher Education Loans Board
  • Criminal Investigation Department
  • Commission for Higher Education; for those with certificates from Private and foreign institutions.

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