MANAGER, BIOMASS ENERGY GRADE REREC 3 (1 POST) JOBS AT REREC (The Rural Electrification and Renewable Energy Corporation) Formerly; The Rural Electrification Corporation


Job Specifications

  1. Developing and updating Renewable Energy Master Plan in relation to Biomass Energy;
  2. Coordinating development and review of relevant policies, standards and guidelines;
  3. Interpreting and implementing Biomass Energy technologies (bio-diesel, bio-ethanol, charcoal, bio-digesters, fuel wood, municipal waste and cogeneration) policies and regulations;
  4. Initiating formulation of codes of practice for Biomass energy technologies; coordinating participation in production, distribution and promotion of Biomass technologies;
  5. Overseeing feasibility studies on harnessing of Biomass energy resources;
  6. Collaborating with counties and other agencies in promoting the use of Biomass Resources;
  7. Monitoring and evaluating Biomass projects and activities;
  8.  Identifying and developing projects for clean Development Mechanisms;
  9.  Participate in resource mobilization for Biomass energy projects and activities
  10.  Planning and coordinating programmes and projects on Biomass energy;
  11.  Coordinating preparation of Departmental budget, work plans and procurement plans;
  12. Coordinating stakeholder engagement in Biomass energy activities; and
  13. Setting Departmental performance targets.

Person Specifications

  1. A minimum period of ten (10) years’ relevant work experience and at least four (4) years in a management role in comparable and relevant position;
  2. Masters degree in any of the following disciplines: sustainable energy, renewable energy technologies, environmental science, engineering, Management, Entrepreneurship or equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
  3. Bachelors degree in any of the following disciplines: sustainable energy, renewable energy technologies, chemistry, Physics, biochemistry, forestry, agriculture, environmental science, engineering (mechanical, chemical, electrical, energy) or equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;
  4. Certificate in management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
  5. Membership of relevant professional body; and
  6. Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

Application Procedure:

  1. Apply for a position through a standard one-page letter, attaching a detailed CV and copies of certificates;
  2. All applicants MUST complete the BIO DATA Form (Click here to Download)and send the same in EXCEL to the Chief Executive Officer on Kindly note that PDF and SCANNED bio data will be rejected.
  3. Candidates must submit Tax Compliance certificate from Kenya Revenue Corporation, Clearance Certificates from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission and Higher Education Loans Board; and a VALID Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI).
  4. Interested and qualified candidates are requested to submit HARD COPIES of their applications together with their updated Curriculum Vitae, CERTIFIED copies of academic and professional certificates on or before the closing dates.
  5. Qualified persons including physically challenged, youth and female candidates are encouraged to apply. 
  6. Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

Applications should be sent to:

The Chief Executive Officer,
Rural Electrification and Renewable Energy Corporation,
Kawi House, Block C/South C-Bellevue,
P.O Box 34585-00100,

So as to reach on/or before 22nd December, 2020.

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