We are looking for MANAGER, GOVERNMENT AND INDUSTRY AFFAIRS
Bachelor’s degree in law (LL.B) A relevant Master’s degree will be an added advantage. Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with current practicing certificate Registered Certified Public Secretary will be an added advantage A Diploma in Air Law will be an added advantage Post graduate diploma in law from the Kenya School of Law.
Providing professional guidance to the Authority’s Board, Management and Staff on compliance with good corporate governance practice. Providing professional support in organizing of Board meetings in compliance with all the laws, regulations and procedures, including the Agenda, Board Papers, Records and Board minutes, among other Board documents. Providing professional support in the preparation of timely replies by the Authority to Parliamentary and other stakeholders' questions, complaints and inquiries that touch on the mandate and operations of the Authority. Providing professional guidance to the Director General and the Board of the Authority and Management on all Government and industry affairs matters relating to the mandate, functions and operations of the Authority to ensure statutory/business compliance. Providing professional support in the drafting and the development of legislation including regulations on civil aviation. Liaising on behalf of the Authority with the legal personnel in Government, other state corporations, private sector, regional and international organizations, on legal matters pertaining to civil aviation including lobbying Government to legislate international conventions on Civil Aviation. Developing and maintaining strong working relationships with the Government and other stakeholders to effectively lobby for favorable policy decisions affecting the Authority and the sector. Coordinating Stakeholder engagements and ensuring maintenance of the Authority's positive image. Liaising with IATA, ICAO, airlines and other Civil Aviation Authorities' in lobbying the Government of Kenya and other Governments where Kenyan airlines operate on issues affecting Kenyan airlines; Taxation, environmental levies, repatriation of revenues, immigration, service providers like airports and Air Navigation Service providers Tracking, analyzing & reporting on developments in all aero political arena to aid in decision making and seize opportunities for growth of civil aviation in Kenya.
Kenya Civil Aviation Authority (KCAA) was established on 24th October 2002 by the Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act, 2002 with the primary functions towards; Regulation and oversight of Aviation Safety & Security; Economic regulation of Air Services and development of Civil Aviation; Provision of Air Navigation Services, and Training of Aviation personnel KCAA; as guided by the provisions of the convention on international civil aviation, related ICAO Standards and Recommended Practices (SARPs), the Kenya Civil Aviation Act, 2013 and the civil aviation regulations.