Administrative Assistant 

Kirinyaga University

KyU is located approximately 115 Km North East of Nairobi on Sagana - Embu - Highway. It is the successor to Kirinyaga Technical Institute which was conceived by the people of Kirinyaga way back in 1971 when the former head of state His Excellency the President, Hon. 

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Administrative Assistant 

Institution: Kirinyaga University

Location: Kirinyaga

Job Type: Full Time

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the implementation of administrative functions of the schools/ Departments
  • Manage office setting and order replacement of furniture and equipment
  • Taking minutes of meetings in section, departments and University committees.
  • Ascertain meetings and workshop venues organized by the Head of department /section
  • Supervise staff under them
  • Ascertain scheduled events and University calendar dates
  • Circulate agendas, programs and action points to relevant officers for action
  • Any other duties assigned by immediate supervisor


  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences from a recognized institution.
  • Should have knowledge and experience in using computerized management information systems applications and tools.
  • Three (3) years’ working experience in administrative duties.

Method of Application

Applicants must submit five (5) copies of applications giving details of the educational and professional qualifications, age, detailed work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone number and e-mail address. Enclose certified copies of certificates and testimonials giving names and addresses of three (3) referees who are knowledgeable about the applicant’s competence and areas of specialization, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae and a copy of most recent letter of appointment.

Interested applicants should send the applications to the undersigned, quoting the reference number for the job applied for so as to be received on or before 9th August, 2021.



P.O. BOX 143-10300


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