Pamoja Program Coordinator

Africans Jobs » Job in Kenya » Careers in Africa

Pamoja Child Foundation is a small organization that enables orphans and vulnerable children, in Awasi and Nyang’oma locations in Nyanza Province, to fulfill their rights to education, health, protection and improved livelihood, so they can develop to their full potential.

Pamoja Child Foundation is seeking to recruit a Program Coordinator

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing leadership and vision in regards to the implementation of Pamoja’s strategic plan and annual plans;

  • Coordinate, manage and evaluate staffing and training needs of Pamoja to ensure overall efficiency and effectiveness;

  • Provide leadership and project management through coordination, supervision and evaluation of the implementation of project activities;

  • Manage budgets and ensure that set objectives are met;

  • Set up and facilitate capacity building activities and training;

  • Establish and strengthen partnerships, integrate, link and refer for comprehensive care and support and for improved project visibility;

  • Grants management, including fundraising and assessment and choice of CSO/partners to be contracted for implementation;

  • Establish systems and structures and provide technical support to staff and local implementing partners;

  • Undertake operations research and dissemination of lessons learnt on a regular basis, including technical reports to donors;
  • Prepare accurate and timely reports on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis showing progress against set targets.

    Qualifications and Experience:

    Applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in social/ community development/ project management;
  • A minimum of three years experience in working directly with communities or in community- based projects;
  • A minimum of 2 years of management experience;
  • Demonstrable proficiency/experience in project accounting/financial management;
  • Strong project management skills and proven experience;
  • Leadership and capacity building skills (motivational leadership);
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and supervise a team;
  • Excellent proven interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills;
  • Excellent decision- making skills, effective problem- solving and mediation skills;
  • Excellent report writing skills;
  • Proficiency with office computer equipment and software.

    Deadline: 23rd December

    For more job information and application, see: Pamoja Program Coordinator Website

    For more: Local Jobs » Job Postings » Jobs in Africa

  • Scholarship 2016/17

    Undergraduate Scholarships,
    Masters Scholarships,
    PhD Scholarships,
    International Scholarships.