Pre-Christmas opportunities & jobs

hotel for sale: an exclusive beach front hotel in Mombasa comprising 170 rooms, 4 restaurants & 2 pools and set on 18 acres of land (leased till 2067). Apply to the receiver/manager; Chege, Muchunguzi, Mwangi & Co at by January 24, 2006.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is still seeking new premises this time on a turnkey basis; they had advertised earlier in May. Proposals should be hand-delivered to the Chairman, Office Premises Committee, UNHCR by December 29.

– Company to build and operate a wind turbine power plant in Marsabit of between 500KW and 600KW. More information can be obtained from at the ministry of energy and the deadline for applications is January 31.
Consultants to set up a geothermal development company. More information can be obtained from at the ministry of energy and the deadline for applications is January 13.

Management Trainees at Uchumi supermarkets. Successful candidates will go through a training/development program on management of branch, staff, distribution/logistics, buying & other areas – and on completion of on/off the job training will be assigned specific duties within the company. Applicants should be university graduates with 2 years experience in a commercial FMGC environment and be aged below 30 years. Send applications by December 30 to the director of human resources, Uchumi at

KCB Sudan: Kenya Commercial Bank will set up two branches, at Juba and Rumbek in the Sudan and is seeking to hire:
– managing director: applicants should have 10 years experience, 5 of which are in senior management, of a dynamic bank/financial institution and an advanced degree.
– bank manager: applicants should have a business degree, AKIB/CIB certification, and 5 years banking operations experience with at least 2 years of managing corporate customers.
– manager operations: applicants should have business degree and 5 years general banking operations experience.
– bank clerks: must have university degree and be fluent in Arabic and English.
Apply to the divisional director, human resources, KCB P. O. Box 48400-00100 by January 3.

Kenya Airways
– supervisor funds management (i.e treasury job)
– assistant photo journalist
– personal assistant
– NDT (non-destructive testing) engineer
– Principal planning engineer
– Principal developmenet engineer
Apply to the group director human resource/security services KQ, P. O. Box 19002 Nairobi.

National Oil Corpoation of Kenya
– Internal auditor
– CEO’s personal assistant
– Credit controller
– Secretary
– Supply analyst
– IT coorinator
Check their website for further details.

Kenya Airports Authority
– Marketing co-ordinator Ref: 418/BH/FN – applicants should be university graduates with 5 years experience in commercial, marketing or sales management
– Customer service manager Ref: 448/CJ/FN – applicants should be university graduates with 6 years customer service experience, 3 as manager and speak a foreign language (e.g. Arabic, French, German)
– Product/brand development manager Ref: 418/BI/FN – applicants should be marketing graduates with 5 years experience acquired in dynamic marketing/PR envronment
– Credit controller: Ref: 246/BZ/FN – applicants should be university graduates with CPA (K) certifications and th 7 years of successful credit management experience at an organization with a large debtors portfolio.
Applicants should be aged 30 – 40 and apply though Hawkins Associates, e-mail

British American insurance co (k): Assistant internal auditor (2 positions) – applicants should be university graduates with 2 years audit experience preferably with audit firm or internal audit department of large business. Apply to by December 30.

Cooperative Insurance Company
– Assistant general maanger – cooperative & marketing
– Company secretary/legal officer
Apply through Pricewatrehousecoopers (PWC) executive selection at by December 30.

most of these appear in the Daily Nation of Friday 16/12

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