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ADVERT DESCRIPTION
Advert Number UGC/CPSB/CLPO/05/22       Advert Date29/5/2022    Closing Date10/6/2022
POSITION: CHIEF LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION OFFICER [M]Apply
QUALIFICATIONS,REQUIREMENTS, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties and Responsibilities:
i) Implement Animal Production policies, Programmes and projects at the County;
ii) Assist in the designing, programmes, projects, Policies and strategies addressing Animal Production;
iii) Capacity building and backstopping on Animal Production management and development in the County;
iv) Monitor Animal Production requirements , Pre and post-harvest losses and establishing trends in the County;
v) Participate in monitoring and evaluation of Animal Production programmes in the County;
vi) Collate, analyze, report, store and disseminate Animal Production information;
vii) Develop training packages on Animal Production;
viii) Promote of compliance standards in Animal Production;
ix) Staff advisory and capacity building on Animal Production matters;
x) Participating in organizing extension activities which include field days, demonstrations, farm visits, Agricultural shows;
xi) Assisting livestock farmers in developing viable business plans and proposal writing;
xii) Plan, monitor and evaluate performance of staff against the set targets;
xiii) Perform other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

Requirements for Appointment:
i) Bachelor of Science in Livestock production /Animal production/Animal science or its equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution;
ii) A member of Animal Production Society of Kenya or relevant body;
iii) A minimum four (4) years of relevant work experience;
iv) Successful applicant to meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution on Leadership and Integrity;
v) Have demonstrated managerial, administrative and professional competence in work performance and results.