IEBC Hiring Presiding and Deputy Presiding Officers
IEBC Hiring Presiding and Deputy Presiding Officers.
POLLING OFFICIALS FOR 9TH AUGUST 2022 GENERAL ELECTION
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission invites qualified applicants for the following temporary positions for General Election to be held on 9th August 2022.
PRESIDING AND DEPUTY PRESIDING OFFICERS
a) Be a Kenyan citizen, and non-partisan;
b) Hold a Degree/Diploma certificate from a recognized institution;
c) Computer literate;
d) Have effective communication;
e) Good report writing skills;
f) Ability to manage people, sensitive data and materials;
g) Have skills in data computation;
h) Must be available for the entire period of the General Election;
i) Must be of high integrity and abide with the Commission’s Code of
j) Must be residents in the Constituency or Ward in which they apply for.
a) Presiding Officers will be paid Kshs. 2000/= per day; and
b) Deputy Presiding Officers will be paid Ksh. 1,800/= per day.
Details of requirements are available on the Commission’s website.
Applicants who strictly meet the requirements should apply online at the IEBC jobs portal https://jobs.iebc.or.ke
All applications to be submitted not later than close of business on 5th May 2022.
Note from IEBC:
i. The payments will be taxable in accordance with prevailing KRA regulations;
ii. Applicants attention is drawn to Section 30 of the IEBC Act in which Members or Employees of the Commission will be held liable on conviction to a term of imprisonment not exceeding three years or to a fine of not more than one million shillings or both for subverting the process of free, fair elections or interfering with the functions of the commission in discharging its duty;
iii. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Successful candidates will be vetted as per Chapter Six of the Constitution;
iv. The Commission is an equal opportunity employer. Canvassing will lead to disqualification.