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Africa’s Premier Oil & Gas Company


The Kenya Pipeline Company Limited (KPC) is a State Corporation established under the Companies Act (CAP 486) of the Laws of Kenya to provide efficient, reliable, safe, and cost-effective means of transporting quality oil and gas from source to the customer. Pursuant to this objective, the Company is seeking to recruit highly motivated, visionary, dynamic, and results-oriented candidates to fill the undermentioned positions.




Job Ref No.


KPC No. of Posts


of Appointment

1 Pipeline Wayleave Manager KPC/ADVT/1/2024 3 1 5-year Contract
2 Terminal Manager KPC/ADVT/2/2024 4 1 P&P


3 Chief Administration Officer KPC/ADVT/3/2024 4 1 P&P
4 Chief Chemist KPC/ADVT/4/2024 4 1 P&P
5 Chief Pipeline Wayleave Officer KPC/ADVT/5/2024 4 1 P&P
6 Chief Security Officer (Security Operations) KPC/ADVT/6/2024 4 1 P&P
7 Security Officer (Investigations & Intelligence) KPC/ADVT/7/2024 6 1 P&P

Kenya Pipeline Company Limited is committed to attracting and retaining the best employees from all races and backgrounds in our continued effort to become a better development partner. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not charge any application/recruitment fee, whether refundable or not.





Interested candidates are requested to visit the KPC website under the Career Opportunities section where the respective Job Descriptions and Specifications as well as the User Manual containing instructions on how to apply for the positions have been posted. All applications should be received not later than midnight EAT on Tuesday, 16th April 2024. Candidates who previously applied for re-advertised positions are encouraged to re-apply. Candidates offered employment shall be required to present the following clearance certificates:

  • A valid Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations
  • A valid Clearance Certificate from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB)
  • A valid Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • A current Clearance from the Ethics & Anti-corruption Authority (EACC)
  • A current Report from an approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

Expert Tips To Be A Successful Applicant for Pipeline Wayleave Manager:

  1. Research the local land acquisition laws and regulations to demonstrate your understanding during the interview.
  2. Highlight any previous experience negotiating land agreements or working with regulatory bodies.
  3. Showcase your communication and negotiation skills through clear and concise application materials.
  4. Emphasize your ability to work independently and handle complex projects with minimal supervision.
  5. Provide specific examples of successful land acquisition projects you have managed in the past.
  6. Demonstrate your commitment to compliance and ethical conduct in all aspects of your work.
  7. Be prepared to discuss your long-term career goals and how this position aligns with them.
  8. Network with professionals in the oil and gas industry to gain insights and connections.
  9. Take advantage of any training or certification programs related to land acquisition or property law.
  10. Stay updated on industry trends and developments to demonstrate your passion for the field during the interview.

Sample Cover Letter for a Pipeline Wayleave Manager:

[Your Name]

[Your Address]

[City, State, Zip Code]

[Your Email Address]

[Your Phone Number]


[Recipient’s Name]

[Hiring Manager’s Title]

Kenya Pipeline Company Limited

Kenpipe Plaza Sekondi Road, Off Nanyuki Road

Industrial Area Nairobi, Kenya

Dear [Recipient’s Name],

I am writing to express my interest in the Pipeline Wayleave Manager position at Kenya Pipeline Company Limited, as advertised. With a Bachelor’s degree in Law and over five years of experience in land acquisition and property law, I am confident in my ability to contribute effectively to your team.

During my tenure at [Previous Company], I successfully negotiated numerous wayleave agreements with landowners and regulatory bodies, ensuring compliance with all relevant laws and regulations. My strong communication and negotiation skills, coupled with my in-depth knowledge of land acquisition laws in Kenya, make me well-equipped to excel in this role.

I am particularly drawn to this opportunity at KPC because of the company’s commitment to excellence and its pivotal role in Africa’s oil and gas industry. I am excited about the prospect of contributing to KPC’s continued success and growth.

Thank you for considering my application. I look forward to the opportunity to discuss how my skills and experience align with the needs of your team.


[Your Name]

KPC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and gender equality. Women and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

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