Legal Counsel

Elgeyo/Marakwet County Assembly

Job Summary

The County Assembly Service Board of Elgeyo/Marakwet County invites applications from suitably qualified Kenya citizens to fill the above vacant position.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

JOB REQUIREMENTS

1. LEGAL COUNSEL I. JOB GROUP M – 1 POST

(a) Duties and Responsibilities

Duties and responsibilities will entail:

• Providing legal advice to the CASB, County Assembly and its Committee;

• Ensuring that Bills passed by County Assembly comply with the Constitution;

• Liaising with the Office of the Attorney General on litigation matters involving

County Assembly;

• Legal representation of County assembly and the CASB in court proceedings;

• Giving of legal opinions on matters before or relating to County Assembly and giving legal advice on commercial matters;

• Providing any other legal services as may be required by County Assembly, the Committees, the Speaker, the CASB or the Clerk; undertaking legal research on matters before the Department

(b) Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade a candidate must:-

i. Have served in the grade of Legal Counsel II Drafting Services/Litigation or in a comparable position for a minimum period of three (3) years;

ii. Have a Bachelor of Laws degree;

iii. Be admitted as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya;

iv. Be in possession of a current practicing certificate; and

v. Be Proficient in computer applications skills.

For more information on the job description, duties and responsibilities and other requirements, visit our website; www.emcassembly.go.ke.

Persons interested in filling the above positions should submit their applications together with detailed curriculum vitae, certificates, testimonials in a sealed envelopes or send to office Email ; info@emcassembly.go.ke OR hand delivered to Elgeyo/Marakwet County

Assembly, ITEN so as to reach us on or before 26th July 2019 5:00pm to;-

The Secretary

County Assembly Service Board

Elgeyo/Marakwet County Assembly

P.O Box 53 -30700

ITEN.

EMCA is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. Women, Youth, Minorities and persons with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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