Human Resource Officer Job Vacancy in Kenya – Catholic Diocese of Nakuru

Catholic Diocese of Nakuru

The Catholic Diocese of Nakuru wishes to recruit a highly motivated and competent individual to fill the position of Human Resource Officer.

Job Ref: CDN/HR/018/133/2022

Job Summary: The Human Resource Officer shall be responsible for providing support in the various human resource functions, which include recruitment, staffing, training and development, performance monitoring and employee counseling.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Spearheading the review and formulation of new and old policies
  • Formulation of policies and procedures governing the Diocese
  • Spearheading recruitment and selection of employees
  • Playing an advisory role to the Heads of Education Institutions, Unit Managers of Health Institutions, Parish Priests and Programme Heads.
  • Carrying out training needs for staff both at Diocesan Secretariat and institutions.
  • Managing performance management systems in the secretariat
  • Principal advisor of the Diocese on Human Resource related issues
  • Handling grievances of employees both in the secretariat and also in the institutions
  • Maintaining and updating Human Resource records and ensuring utmost confidentiality of the same


  • Should possess at least a University degree preferably either in Human Resource or any other Social Science.
  • Higher Diploma in HR/ CHRP and must be registered by IHRM.
  • MUST have a recommendation letter from your Parish Priest
  • Strong administration and organizational skills.
  • 3 to 4 years work experience in a similar role.
  • Should be well versed and conversant with the labour laws.
  • Ability to work in a highly confidential environment
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure.
  • Must have a valid driving license
  • Should have good writing, reporting and communication skills

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their applications (soft copies only), ENCLOSING A DETAILED CV, AND COVER LETTER ONLY to– so as to be received by 3rd June 2022. Applicants MUST INDICATE CURRENT & EXPECTED CONSOLIDATED SALARY in their application and Indicate HR Officer on the subject line.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Catholic Diocese of Nakuru is an equal opportunity employer

OUR MISSION: “To Evangelize through pastoral and Human development”