Senior Counsel Job opportunity at NCIA Kenya December 2018

Senior Case Counsel Job at the Nairobi Centre for International Arbitration 

An officer at this level will report to the Principal Case Counsel – Case Administration Unit.


A Senior Case Counsel will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring receipt and acknowledgment of dispute notices, requests, responses, statements and all other procedural filings;
  • Assessment of fees payable and ensuring payment thereof;
  • Assigning case/dispute reference numbers to registered requests;
  • Custody and safe keeping of the registry stamps or other impression used to evidence receipt at the registry of the Centre;
  • Proof-read orders, directions and decisions of a tribunal, the Court and Registrar for compliance with the actual order, direction and decision before dissemination to all relevant parties;
  • Ensuring compliance with and enforcement orders, directions and decisions of a tribunal, the Court and Registrar;
  • Ensuring certification of orders, directions and decisions of a tribunal, the Court and Registrar;
  • Collect, compile and analyze data of cases;
  • Prepare periodic returns and case reports; and
  • Other duties as may be assigned to the officer.


  • Served in the grade of case Counsel – case Administration for a period of three (3) years


  • Relevant working experience of at least three (3) years in a comparable position in a public or private organization
  • Bachelor’s degree in either law, arbitration or a related field from a recognized university;
  • Attended a Senior Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks in a recognized institution or its equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Have met all the requirements of Chapter six (6) of the Constitution of Kenya;
  • Be a member of a recognized professional body in good standing;

How To Apply

Candidates who meet the requirements outlined above, should forward their applications and copies of certificates and testimonials by 04JANUARY 2019 to the address below:

Nairobi Centre for International Arbitration
Co-operative Bank House, 8th Floor
Haile Selassie Avenue
P.O BOX 548-00200

Interested candidates for the Senior Case Counsel position should download Employment Form Here

NCIA is an equal opportunity employer. Women, Youths and Persons Living with Disability are encouraged to apply

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