ADVERT – Board of Directors 2021 – Revised 8 1 2021
Designation: Board Of Directors
Location: EMBU EWASCO
January 9, 2021
INVITATION FOR APPLICATIONS FOR VACANT POSITIONS IN THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF EMBU WATER AND SANITATION COMPANY LTD
Embu Water and Sanitation Company LTD is a public water utility company fully owned by the County Government of Embu with a mandate to provide water and sanitation services in Embu County.
The company seeks to fill the vacant positions for the Board of Directors. The Board of directors comprises of the representatives of stakeholders identified by the Company and the County Government of Embu in accordance with the Water Sector Corporate Governance Guidelines issued by the Water Services Regulatory Board.
The Board has vacancies for representatives of the following stakeholders: –
(i) One (1) director from Mbeere North representing any of the registered stakeholder groups
(ii) Three (3) directors representing any of the professional organizations, water users’ associations, education and related institutions, development partners, business community, farmers groups, resident and related organizations or special interest groups including youth, women and people living with disabilities.
To be eligible for appointment, one must meet the criteria: –
(i) Minimum Bachelors degree from a recognized university.
(ii) Minimum Seven (7) years working experience in the core profession or have run own enterprise for a minimum of 7 years
(iii) Must be nominated by a stake holder group registered with EWASCO.
(iv) Must meet the leadership and integrity criteria under the chapter 6 of the Kenya Constitution 2010 and meet the FIT AND PROPER TEST criteria from WASREB (attach the following documents)
• Certificate of Good conduct from DCI
• Clearance Certificate from Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)
• Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
• Tax Compliance Certificate from KRA
• Clearance certificate from Ethics and Anticorruption Commission (EACC)
• Duly filled FIT & PROPER TEST FORM witnessed by a Commissioner for Oaths or Magistrate. (Form is available and can be downloaded from EWASCO website (www.embuwater.co.ke)
(i) Two of the vacant slots are reserved for Women
(ii) Suppliers and other trading associates of the company are not eligible for directorship positions of the company
(iii) Persons in current professional and social relationships with directors of the company cannot become directors of the company.
Application packages in sealed envelopes clearly marked “APPLICATION FOR DIRECTORSHIP IN EWASCO” which include a cover letter, duly filled Fit and Proper Test Form, CV and certified copies of certificates and testimonials should be sent by post or courier to:
THE CHAIR PERSON, SELECTION COMMITTEE
EMBU WATER AND SANITATION COMPANY LTD
EWASCO HOUSE, OFF MERU-EMBU ROAD
P.O. BOX 2142, 60100 EMBU
CLOSING DATE: 25th January 2021, 10:00 Hours