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Chief Legal Officer – Job Reference: ACA/CLO/5 (Closed)

1. Job Specification

The Chief Legal Officer is responsible to the Deputy Director Enforcement and Legal Services and will be:-

  1. Coordinating the implementing the provisions of all the legislations administered by the Agency;
  2. Facilitating out of court settlement between parties in a counterfeit matter.
  3. Reviewing legal documents/instruments.
  4. Preparing opinions and briefs papers and memoranda;
  5. Providing legal advice;
  6. Attending court on behalf of the Agency; and
  7. Perform any other duty as may be assigned by the management.

2. Person Specifications

For appointment to the grade of Chief Legal Officer, a person must have:-

  1. Master’s degree in Law or Business Management/Administration;
  2. Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from a recognized institution;
  3. Must be an advocate of the High Court of Kenya in good standing;
  4. At least ten (6) years working experience, three (3) of which must have been at a Managerial level in litigation;
  5. Demonstrated managerial, administrative and professional competence in work Performance;
  6. Attended a Senior Management Course not lasting less than four (4) weeks.

How to Apply

The candidate should attach copies of the following documents:

  1. National Identity Card
  2. Academic: Professional Certificates and testimonials
  3. Any other relevant supporting documents.

During the interview, shortlisted candidates will be expected to provide the following clearance certificates from:

  1. Higher Education Loans Board (HELB),
  2. Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA),
  3. Criminal Investigation Department (CID),
  4. Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC); and
  5. Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

All applicants are requested to download the application form (MS Word, 122KB) and fill it. The applications and copies of certificates MUST be sent through the post office or hand delivered to our offices.

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The Anti-Counterfeit Agency is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities, persons from marginalized communities and female candidates who meet the job specifications are encouraged to apply.

Any attempt to directly or indirectly canvas shall lead to automatic disqualification. All applications should be sent to the undersigned on or before 31st January, 2018.

Executive Director
Anti-Counterfeit Agency
3rd Floor, National Water Conservation and Pipeline Corporation Building
Dunga Road, Industrial Area
P.O. Box 47771-00100


Anti-Counterfeit Agency
National Water Conservation & Pipeline Corporation Building
3rd Flr, Dunga Rd Industrial Area,
P.O. Box, 47771-00100 (GPO), Nairobi, Kenya.
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