Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) is a State Corporation established under the Statistics Act (2006). It is the Principal Government Agency responsible for the collection, compilation, analysis, publication and dissemination of official statistical information and its custody. It also oversees the coordination, supervision and development of programmes within the National Statistical System.
The Government of Kenya through KNBS will be conducting the 2019 Kenya Population and Housing Census in August, 2019 and wishes to invite applications from qualified individuals to fill the following Temporary Positions:
Job Title: ENUMERATORS
No. of Posts: 135,000
Terms of Employment: Fixed term contract for a period of 16 days
Gross Remuneration: Ksh. 1,500 per day- Total Kshs. 23,000 (Taxable)
Reporting to the Content Supervisor, the Enumerator will be responsible for enumeration during the Census.
Job Title: CONTENT SUPERVISORS
No. of Posts: 27,000 (To be distributed in all counties)
Terms of Employment: Fixed Term Contract for a period of 23 days
Cross Remuneration: Ksh. 2,500 per day- Total Kshs. 51,500 (Taxable)
Reporting to the County Statistics Officer (CSO), the job holder will be responsible for the census activities before, during and after enumeration exercise.
Job Title: ICT SUPERVISORS
No. of Posts: 2, 100 (To be distributed in all counties)
Terms of Employment: Fixed term contract for a period of 30 days
Cross Remuneration: Kshs. 3,000 per day- Total Kshs. 90,000 (Taxable)
Reporting to the County Statistics Officer (GO), the job holder will be responsible for undertaking census activities before, during and after enumeration exercise.
All applicants are required to write a cover letter addressed to relevant “County Statistics Officer” indicating clearly the position being applied for (stating the reference number) and details of ID Number, Academic qualification, County, Sub-County, Division, Location, Sub-Locations and Village/Estate of residence.
Attach copies of National Identity card, Academic certificates and other relevant certificates. Each of the applicant must have either an active Bank Account or a Telephone Number registered in his/her name through which payment will be made at the end of the exercise. (Taxation in accordance with prevailing tax regulations shall apply in every payment).
For all cadres of personnel, applications should be submitted by 24th June 2019 in the following offices;
a.) ICT Supervisors: To be submitted to the respective County Statistics Offices;
b.) Content Supervisors: To be submitted to the Chief’s office;
c.) Enumerators: To be submitted to the Assistant Chief’s office.
All applicants upon submission of applications should register their details on the Applicant’s Summary Form and on the Register and are advised to take note of the serial number for any future reference.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Interviews for all the positions will be conducted from 5th to 14th July 2019.
NOTE: There is no online submission of the applications and no payments should be made when applying for any of the census positions.
KENYA NATIONAL BUREAU OF STATISTICS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.