Senior Quantity Surveyor at Judiciary of Kenya

Job Description

The Judiciary is one of the three State organs established under Chapter 10, Article 159 of the Constitution of Kenya. It establishes the Judiciary as an independent custodian of justice in Kenya. Its primary role is to exercise judicial authority given to it, by the people of Kenya. The institution is mandated to deliver justice in line with the Constitution and other laws. It is expected to resolve disputes in a just manner with a view to protecting the rights and liberties of all, thereby facilitating the attainment of the ideal rule of law. The Judiciary and its related institutions (Judicial Service Commission (JSC), Kenya Law; previously National Council for Law Reporting (NCLR), Tribunals and the Judiciary Training Institute (JTI) perform the following functions; 1. Administration of justice 2. Formulation and implementation of judicial policies 3. Compilation and dissemination of case law and other legal information for the effective administration of justice


For appointment to this grade, the applicant must have: –

  1. A Bachelor’s degree in Building Economics, Quantity Surveying or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  2. Registered as a Quantity Surveyor with a relevant professional body.
  3. Proficiency in computer application skills;
  4. Demonstrated professional competence in work performance and results; and
  5. Met the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.


  1. Minimum six (6) years relevant work experience;
  2. At least three (3) years at Supervisory Management level.

Job Core Competencies:

  1. Sound knowledge of Public Procurement Laws of Kenya;
  2. Ability to undertake accuracy of cost analysis for projects, repairs, and maintenance works;
  3. Demonstrated ability to perform risk, value management, and cost control;
  4. Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  5. Leadership & Good interpersonal skills;
  6. Professional and Technical competence;
  7. Confidentiality, High Integrity, attention to details and accuracy;
  8. Analytical & Negotiation Skills; and
  9. Organizational, planning skills and Results-oriented.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Undertaking accuracy of cost analysis for projects, repairs and maintenance works;
  2. Performing risk, value management, and cost control;
  3. Conducting feasibility studies and project requirements;
  4. Preparing specification documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and – or the client;
  5. Calculating estimations and costing of works;
  6. Costing appraisal of material and labour scheduling for all on-going projects, quality control (on basis of construction program); and
  7. Providing post-occupancy advice, facilities management services and life cycle costing advice.

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Closing Date : 29 October. 2021

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