Umma University Jobs and Vacancies 2017

Umma University is an established university in Kenya accredited by the Commission for University Education. The University has two campuses; Thika and Kajiado. Umma University offers courses in Computer Science, Nursing (Direct Entry and Upgrading), Business Management, Information and Communication Technology, Islamic Sharia, Islamic Banking & Finance and Islamic Studies.

Umma University is offering the following Jobs and Vacancies in 2017 :

1. Vice Chancellor

  • Job TypeFull Time
  • QualificationPhD/Fellowship
  • Experience10 years
  • LocationNairobi
  • Job FieldEducation / Teaching
 REF: VA/UU/009/2017

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Subject to the provisions of The Universities Act No. 42 of 2012 as amended by Universities (Amendment) Act No 48 of 2016 and Umma University Statutes, the Vice Chancellor shall:

  1. Be the Academic and Administrative Head of the University, thus providing effective leadership;
  2. Be the Chairperson of the Senate and the Management Board ;
  3. Be the Secretary to and an ex officio member of the University Council ;
  4. Provide leadership in resource mobilization and be able to enhance national and international linkages;
  5. Develop and recommend to Council short and long term strategies, business plans and annual operating budgets and establish proper internal monitoring control systems and procedures and;
  6. Perform other duties as may be assigned by the Council.

REQUIREMENTS

Subject to the provisions of The Universities Act No. 42 of 2012 as amended by Universities (Amendment) Act No 48 of 2016 and Umma University Statutes the Vice Chancellor will be the Chief Executive of the University.

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2. Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration, Finance and Planning)

  • Job:  TypeFull Time
  • QualificationPhD/Fellowship
  • Experience: 8 years
  • Location: Nairobi
  • Job Field: Education / Teaching

 REF: VA/UU/010/2017

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Subject to the provisions of The Universities Act No. 42 of 2012 as amended by Universities (Amendment) Act No 48 of 2016 and Umma University Statutes, the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration, Finance and Planning) will be one of the principal assistants to the Vice Chancellor. He/she will head the Administration, Finance and Planning Division and will be responsible for management of physical and financial resources of the University. He/she will also be responsible for infrastructure and development matters to achieve the University’s goals, objectives and agreed performance targets. The Deputy Vice Chancellor shall:

 

  • Oversee the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of policies and appropriate procedures to ensure efficient performance and delivery of services in the University;
  • Co-ordinate and advice the management on matters relating to labour relations, union matters, promotions, discipline, employee services, staff welfare-related issues;
  • Establish and maintain effective workable systems for regular monitoring and evaluation of the performance, quality of service, relevance and efficiency of all planning, finance and development units;
  • Co-ordinate the preparation of statutory financial statements and management reports for planning and decision making;
  • Co-ordinate physical infrastructure planning and development as well as monitoring and evaluation;
  • Oversee the implementation of the Master Plan and Procurement Plans;
  • Co-ordinate preparation of Budget and management of expenditure;
  • Provide leadership in the management of the planning and partnership activities of the University;
  • Establish strategic linkages with government/regulatory agencies and other local/international institutions;
  • Co-ordinate the design and implementation of appropriate human resource systems which will attract, develop and retain competitive human resource capital;
  • Co-ordinate the University’s Income Generating Activities;
  • Co-ordinate Catering Services, Estates Management, Staff Health Care Services, maintenance and repair of existing facilities; and
  • Perform such other duties as may be assigned or delegated by the Vice Chancellor.

 

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