Vacancies in State Law Office
  1. State Counsel II – Department of Public Prosecutions – 6 Posts
  2. State Counsel II – Department of Treaties and Agreements
  3. State Counsel II – Department  – 3 Posts
  4. Assistant Administrator General II – Department of Administrator General – 6 Posts
  5. Assistant Registrar General II – Department of Registrar-General – 4 Posts

Public Service Commission of Kenya – Vacant Positions in the Public Service

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the positions shown below.

State Counsel II

Six (6) Posts

(Department of Public Prosecutions)

V/No. 141/2010

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh.30,472 – Ksh.40,835 p.m. (SLG 1)

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  1. a Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB) from a public university in Kenya or any other recognized university;
  2. a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law; and
  3. a Certificate of admission as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry grade for this cadre. A State Counsel II will work under the guidance of a more senior and experienced officer in performing legal duties pertaining to the department. The duties and responsibilities at this level will include undertaking statistical and research work in the department.

State Counsel II

(Department of Treaties and Agreements)

V/No.142/2010

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh.30,472 – Ksh.40,835 p.m. (SLG 1)

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  1. a Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB) from a public university in Kenya or any other recognized university;
  2. a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law; and
  3. a Certificate of admission as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry grade for this cadre. A State Counsel II will work under the guidance of a more senior and experienced officer in performing legal duties pertaining to the department. The duties and responsibilities at this level will include undertaking statistical and research work in the department.

State Counsel II

Three (3) Posts

(Department )

V/No. 143/2010

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh.30,472 – Ksh.40,835 p.m. (SLG 1)

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  1. a Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB) from a public university in Kenya or any other recognized University;
  2. a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law; and
  3. a Certificate of admission as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry grade for this cadre. A State Counsel II will work under the supervision of a more senior and experienced officer in performing legal duties pertaining to the department.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  1. handling preliminary enquiries and writing correspondence to complainants and Advocates;
  2. interviewing complainants; and
  3. undertaking research in the department.

Assistant Administrator General II

Six (6) Posts

(Department of Administrator General)

V/No.144/2010

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh.30,472 – Ksh.40,835 p.m. (SLG 1)

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  1. a Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB) from a public university in Kenya or any other recognized university;
  2. a Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law; and
  3. a Certificate of admission as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry grade for this cadre. An Assistant Administrator General II will work under the guidance of a more senior and experienced officer in performing legal duties pertaining to the department. The duties and responsibilities at this level will include undertaking statistical and research work in the department.

Assistant Registrar – General II

Four (4) Posts

(Department of Registrar-General)

V/No.145/2010

Basic Salary Scale: Ksh.30,472 – Ksh.40,835 p.m. (SLG 1)

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

  1. a Bachelor of Laws degree (LIB) from a public university in Kenya or any other recognized university;
  2. a Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Studies from the Kenya School of Law; and
  3. a Certificate of admission as an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya.

Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry grade for this cadre. An Assistant Registrar-General II will work under a senior and more experienced officer in performing legal duties pertaining to the department.

Interested and qualified persons are requested to make their applications online through one of the Commission’s websites www.publicservice.go.ke and www.psckjobs.go.ke OR by completing ONE application form PSC 2 (Revised 2007). The form may be downloaded from the Commission’s websites.

Please Note

  • Serving officers should first register their personal profiles on the Commission’s website before making an application for a job online. Those already registered may edit their profiles if need be.
  • Candidates should NOT attach any copies of academic and professional certificates to the application form. ALL the details requested in the advertisement should be filled on the form.
  • Only shortlisted and successful candidates will be contacted.
  • Canvassing in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • The Public Service Commission is committed to availing equal employment opportunities to ALL KENYANS.

Shortlisted candidates shall be required to produce originals of their National Identity Card, academic and professional certificates and testimonials during interviews. Serving officers will be required to produce the original letter of appointment to their current substantive post during the interview.

Completed application forms should be sent to:

The Secretary
Public Service Commission of Kenya
P.O. Box 30095-00100
Nairobi,

so as to reach the Commission on or before 21 st May  2010.




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