RESEARCH OFFICER III – PSC 8
(a) Duties and Responsibilities
i. Providing of non-partisan professional research assistance and analysis to Members, Committees and staff of Parliament;
ii. Assessing the strengths and weaknesses of policy options; iii. Providing expert interpretation, explanation and analysis;
iv. Maintaining a periodically updated inventory of publications on current issues, legislation and major public policy issues/questions; and
v. Providing back up to parliamentary committees.
(b) Requirements for Direct Appointments
For direct appointment to this grade, a candidate must: –
i. Have a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in a specialized discipline including Economics, Finance, Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, Sociology, Political Science, International Trade/Commerce and other Science-related fields;
ii. Have attained a minimum of C+ (plus) in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) or its equivalent with a C+ (plus) or above in English; and
iii. Have a thorough knowledge and understanding of the concepts and techniques of professional research, with particular emphasis on public policy analysis, and an ability to write, edit in a clear, concise and understandable manner.
How To Apply
Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications ONLINE ONLY through the Parliamentary Service Commission website; www.parliament.go.ke/vacancies or http://careers.parliament.go.ke/PSC so as to reach the undersigned on or before 10 th December 2021 .
APPLICATIONS THROUGH THE POST OFFICE, EMAIL OR HAND DELIVERY SHALL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
For any Enquires and assistance related to this recruitment, a help-desk with the following email addresses and phone numbers have been provided and can be reached at any time.
- +254 202848000
- +254 113522445
- +254 738663100
Please note that any communication relating to the processing of the applications shall be only through the Parliamentary website, the above emails and/ or the online recruitment system notices.