Program Development Assistant

Incumbent is located in the Office of Limited Presence Countries (LPC), USAID/East Africa Nairobi, Kenya.

The LPC Program Development Assistant has responsibilities involving all aspects of activity development, program management, and results reporting across the LPC portfolio as assigned by Office Director or his/her designee.

S/he is required to perform both technical and administrative duties such as participating in strategic planning; preparation of a performance management plan (PMP); and overseeing compliance with internal budget guidelines.

Primary responsibilities will include assisting with the management of current and proposed future activities.

S/he contributes to the coordination of effort with other USAID/East Africa offices involved with LPC programs, as well as USAID's OFDA/ARO office and U.S. Embassy officials.

The incumbent will serve as a USAID contact person for partners, beneficiaries, and the public for all aspects of the programs.

The incumbent is supervised by the LPC Office Director and/or his or her designate and will work with and coordinate efforts with other members of the LPC team.

Requirements:

  • A 2 years college diploma in an applicable discipline (accounting, finance, business).

  • A 4 year university degree is an added advantage though not required.

  • 3-4 years working experience in program work and planning required.

  • Fluent english and kiswahili language required.

  • Writting and speaking skills in both languages.

    Deadline: 30th September.

    For more information and application, visit: Program Development Assistant Website

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