Job Title: Investment Promotion and Facilitation Doctors
3.1. AGRICULTURE AND SERVICES (Ref. KenInvest/D-IP&F/AS/3/2012)
3.2. INFRASTRUCTURE (Ref. KenInvest/D-IP&F/I/4/2012)
3.3. MANUFACTURING AND OTHERS (Ref. KenInvest/D-IP&F/M/5/2012)
Reporting to the Managing Director, the above positions will be responsible for identification, attraction, facilitation and retention of Investments in their respective sectors for economic development. The successful candidate will be responsible for and not limited to;
Establishing and developing strong relationships with industry based stakeholders to enable collaborative progression of investment and investment outcomes.
Ensuring efficient and effective dissemination of information on investment opportunities/ in order to create awareness, and enhance Kenya’s image. as well as development of sectoral promotional materials to market Kenya.
Work with potential investors through their decision processes and to secure new investments.
Establish and build strong relationships with key foreign investors that either already have significant investments in Kenya or are planning to make investments so as to secure, retain and grow inward investments.
Ensuring proper appraisal of projects submitted to KenInvest for approval.
Development and updating of sector investment procedures and promotional materials.
Ensuring effective management and organization of local and international investor meetings/ seminars.
Designing and implementing of effective programmes for the growth of small businesses.
Ensuring expeditious facilitation of the implementation of new investments.
Ensuring provision of effective After Care Services to new and existing investment projects.
Providing business advisory services to local and foreign investors.
Minimum qualifications for the position include;
A Masters Degree in Economics, Business Administration , Project Management, Policy analysis International Trade or similar qualification from a recognized institution.
Experience of at least 10 years, 3 of which must be in the grade of a Manager, Investment Promotion or a comparable/relevant position.
Conversant with key Government economic policies, economic integration and global business environment.
Demonstrated knowledge/experience in the relevant sector, and/or competence in investment promotion/ business development.
The candidates should have proven leadership qualities, possess problem-solving skills, ability to negotiate, be strong team player, and possess excellent communication interpersonal and management skills.
How to Apply:
All applications with positions and reference numbers clearly indicated on the envelope should be sent to the address below by registered mail or by courier (but not on email) on or before Friday, 27th July, 2012. The candidates are also expected to confirm their submission by registering their details at: www.investmentkenya.com/careers indicating name, position applied for and the date of submission.
Board of Directors,
Kenya Investment Authority
Kenya Railways Headquarters
Block 'D', 4th Floor, Workshop Road, Off Haile Selassie Ave.
P.O. Box 51950-00100, NAIROBI.
KENYA INVESTMENT AUTHORITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
Deadline: 27th July 2012