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JOB REF: KPC/ADVT/18/2020 – Grade KPC 7,

Responsibilities

  • Obtain details of assets to be insured in liaison with other departments.
  • Prepare insurance procurement plan and insurance tender documents in liaison with the procurement department.
  • Prepare and or vet contracts as assigned from time to time
  • Prepare contracts for insurance brokerage firms in liaison with the procurement department.
  • Receive and peruse policy documents to confirm KPC requirements are met, peruse risk notes and brokers’ reports, and vet all insurance payments.
  • Coordinate with external consultants’ with regard to risk surveys & insurance claims investigations.
  • Assist in the management of all insurance policies/ contracts;
  • Effectively manage claims files for expedited settlement of claims.
  • Liaise with heads of departments on claims documentation on company claims and with staff on staff personal injury claims.
  • Contract and tender vetting

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree from a recognised University
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Law from the Kenya School of Law
  • Be an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
  • Proficiency in computer applications

Key Skills and Competencies

  • Comprehensive understanding of litigation, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution processes as well as commercial law including legal and regulatory framework governing the regulation of the Energy sector
  • Strong communication skills and ability to develop proposals, concept papers, position papers as well as write reports and prepare relevant publications
  • Flexibility and responsiveness in providing high quality customer service
  • Proficiency in computer applications including word processing, spreadsheets, data base, presentation, email, internet etc.
  • Ability to maintain professional status and keep abreast of evolving legal trends through continuing legal education

How To Apply

Interested candidates are requested to visit the KPC website www.kpc.co.ke under the Career Opportunities section where the Job Descriptions and Specifications as well as the User Manual containing instructions on how to apply for the positions have been posted.

All applications should be received not later than 5.00pm (East African Time) on Tuesday, 11th August 2020.

Kenya Pipeline Company is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender equality. Women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.