Temporary Assistant – Surveillance at Capital Markets Authority (CMA)

The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) is a statutory agency charged with the responsibility of regulating and developing efficient Capital Markets in Kenya.

Contract Period: 6 months

Reporting to the Manager Surveillance.


  1. Assisting in undertaking daily real-time surveillance of the securities exchange’s automated trading, the derivatives trading and CDS database and report any exceptional activities;
  2. Assisting in monitoring market information from various sources including newspaper articles, blog sites, rumors, complaints etc. and using the information gathered to monitor trading in the market;
  3. Assisting in examination stock transactions showing irregular movements based on day-to-day surveillance of market movements;
  4. Assisting in preparation of daily market updates at the end of trading session;
  5. Maintaining the statistical database in terms of market turnovers and volume traded for equities, bonds and derivatives markets;
  6. Update the volatility worksheet for both the NSE and NASI indices;
  7. Track and update the corporate actions database;
  8. Collate and compile summaries as and when requested by immediate supervisor;
  9. Update and maintain the surveillance KYC database; and
  10. Undertake other assignments as assigned from time to time

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  1. A bachelor’s degree in Business, Law, Economics, Finance, Arts, IT /Management Information Systems or equivalent.
  2. Basic computer skills/statistics/accounting/ or equivalent
  3. Have a valid Certificate of good conduct.

Key skills & Competencies

  1. Good communication skills and teamwork.
  2. Analytical and Research Skills
  3. Effective Communication and Interpersonal skills
  4. Organization skills
  5. Critical Thinking skills

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Closing Date : 6 October. 2021


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