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ACTED Deputy Country Director Operation Jobs in Kenya


Position profile

Job Purpose

The Deputy Country Director – Field Operations & Project Implementation is a key member of the Senior Management Team at country level.

He/she will support and assist the Country Director (CD) in ensuring all projects in the country run in a smooth and cost-efficient manner and in compliance with ACTED’s and donors’ procedures and legal requirements.

Objectives

  • Ensure the smooth running of projects reaching outputs and maximising outcomes for beneficiaries.
  • Anticipate and mitigate risks in implementation and ensure projects are run in a cost-efficient manner, in compliance with ACTED’s and donors’ procedures and legal requirements.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Project Implementation Follow-up
  • Project Planning
  • Project Implementation Follow-up
  • Project Quality Control
  • Implementing Partners
  • External Relations

    Administrative and Operational Management of Project Implementation
  • Finance
  • Logistics
  • Administration/HR
  • Transparency/Compliance
  • Security
  • Implementing Partners

    Qualifications

  • At least 4 to 5 years of working experience in insecure environments; preferably in Africa, Asia, or the Middle East
  • Demonstrated communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to train, mobilize, and manage both international and national staff
  • Flexibility and ability to multi-task under pressure
  • Ability to work well in unstable and frequently changing security environments
  • Willingness to work and live in often remote areas under basic conditions
  • Proven ability to work creatively and independently both in the field and in the office
  • Advanced proficiency in written and spoken English

    Deadline Application 9th July

    For more information and job application details, see; ACTED Deputy Country Director Operation Jobs in Kenya




    ACTED Country Finance Manager Jobs in Kenya

    Position Profile

  • Under the authority of the Country Director and Finance Director in HQ, the Country Finance Manager (CFM) will be responsible for ACTED accounting and financial management in-country.
  • The CFM ensures that national legislation is adhered to, and that the country specific standards are applied in ensuring efficient use of resources.

    Accounting and Financial Management
  • Accountancy
  • Treasury
  • Commitment of expenditure

    Budget Management
  • Ensure budget follow-up
  • Develop project budgets

    Department Follow-up
  • Team leadership
  • Internal Procedures and Information Flows

    Qualifications

  • Master degree minimum in Finance or related area
  • 3+ years of solid experience in financial management and monitoring systems, preferably of large development programs, possibly complemented by academic expertise
  • Excellent financial and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and drafting skills for effective reporting on programme financial performance
  • Ability to manage a financial/monitoring team and demonstrate leadership
  • Ability to monitor and evaluate financial and monitoring skills of communities through capacity building efforts
  • Ability to operate in a cross-cultural environment requiring flexibility
  • Familiarity with the aid system, and understanding of donor and governmental requirements;
  • Prior knowledge of the region an asset
  • Fluency in English required - ability to communicate in local languages an asset
  • Ability to operate Microsoft Word, Excel and Project Management software

    Deadline Application 20th July

    For more information and job application details, see; ACTED Country Finance Manager Jobs in Kenya




    ACTED Project Development Manager Jobs in Kenya

    Position profile

    Key roles and responsibilities

    Grant management
  • Contract follow-up
  • Reporting
  • Partner Follow-up

    Internal Coordination
  • Internal Coordination and Communication
  • Filling

  • External Communication
  • Fundraising
  • External Relations
  • Contribution to proposal Development
  • Contracting

    Qualifications

  • Postgraduate diploma in International Development and (or) relevant Master’s level degree (anthropology, development studies, humanitarian aid, sociology)
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Strong writing abilities and analytical skills
  • Skills in political sciences or international relations
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure
  • Previous experience in the humanitarian field, proposals development, and donor relations are required
  • Previous experience abroad is required

    Deadline Application 9th July

    For more information and job application details, see; ACTED Project Development Manager Jobs in Kenya

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