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MANAGER, CATERING SERVICES, JOB GROUP KNH5 (1 POST) (KNH Othaya Hospital) (Re-Advertisement)

Job Purpose

The Catering Manager will be responsible to the Head of Department, Health Administration for provision of quality catering services in the Hospital.

Duties and Responsibilities

a) Formulate strategies and business plans for enhanced delivery of catering services and innovation;
b) Preparing departmental budget and procurement plan and ensure effective utilization of allocated financial and human resources;
c) Ensuring the mandate and policies of the catering department are implemented fully and effectively as per the hospital’s strategic plan and policies;
d) Carry out quarterly SWOT and PESTLE analysis to identify factors that may influence the performance of the services at the department;
e) Development of departmental standard operating procedures, meal plans and recipe manual according to customer specific dietary requirement;
f) Oversee the creation and review of work schedules for effective and efficient deployment of staff in line with the changes in volume of work in the department;
g) Monitoring and reviewing the departmental strategic plan;
h) Ensure proper utilization and accountability of the departmental resources;
i) Develop, negotiate, implement and monitor the departmental performance contract;
j) Ensuring adherence by all catering staff to safety and environmental policies, statutory and regulatory requirements;
k) Provide strategic leadership that will ensure excellent provision of catering services;
l) Develop resource mobilization strategic to support provision of catering services;
m) Foster a culture that promotes ethical and good corporate governance including the promotion of good industrial relations at the department;
n) Approves departmental expenditure
o) Develops and monitors adherence to departmental quality objectives to ensure set targets are met.

Qualification and Experience

a) Master’s degree in either Hotel and catering Management/Hotel and Hospitality Management or Hospitality and Tourism Management or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
b) Bachelor’s degree in either Hotel and catering Management/Hotel and Hospitality Management or Hospitality and Tourism Management or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
c) Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
d) Must have a certificate in computer application
e) Complied with the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.

Method of Application

All those Interested in the above positions and meet the minimum requirements are requested to download and fill the application form available at KNH Website The application form together with a detailed C.V indicating qualifications, experience, current responsibilities, copies of testimonials and certificates must be submitted on or 13th April 2021 to the address below:-

The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta National Hospital
P.O Box 20723-00202

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“Kenyatta National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and qualified candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply”.

(a) Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and must present the following documents during the interview:-

• A certificate of good conduct from the National Police Service
• EACC Clearance
• Credit Reference Bureau Clearance
• HELB Compliance
• KRA Tax Compliance

“Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification”.




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