The Kenya High Commission in London Job Vacancy

POSITION: Driver-Defense Section


The Driver shall under the direction and control of the Defense Adviser in coordination of the Transport Officer perform the following duties and responsibilities: –

a.      The official driver to the Defense Adviser.

b.     Management of the Defense Section Vehicles.

c.      Ensure the Defense Section vehicles are maintained to the acceptable UK standards to include timely servicing, MOT etc.

d.     Timely report any vehicle defects to the Defense Adviser.

e.      Ensure the Vehicle work tickets are duly authorized and completed.

f.      Management and ensure safe custody of the Extra keys for Defense Section Vehicles. 

g.      Management and ensure safe custody of the Defense Section Fuel Cards in close liaison with the Defense Adviser.

h.     Perform any other duties as directed by the Head of Mission or any responsible officer


1) KCSE C- certificate/ Equivalent GCSE certification

2) Valid and clean Driving license category B

3) Recommendation for exemplary work performance

4) Two (2) years driving experience in the UK.

5) Versatility and basic knowledge of ICT is an added advantage


This position is for a duration of twenty three (23) months, and the successful applicant(s) will be subject to Kenya High Commission Terms and Conditions of Service, as well as applicable UK laws and regulations.

Applicants should submit letter of application indicating post applied for and attach curriculum vitae, copies of academic and professional certificates, proof of residency and permission to undertake employment in United Kingdom and any other relevant testimonials to:

Kenya High Commission

45 Portland Place,


and send scanned copies to:

Applications should reach the Kenya High Commission on or before 18th December, 2020 latest 12:00pm GMT.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview during, which they will be required to produce original academic and professional certificates, proof of residency and permission to undertake employment in United Kingdom.

Successful candidates are expected to start working by 2nd January, 2021.

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