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Information Communications Technology (ICT) Advisor

The ICT Advisor will provide technology leadership and implementation oversight for the management, design and development of the Kenya Civil Society Portal for Health, a web portal dedicated to providing institutional technical assistance to the Kenyan civil society and beyond.

This individual will also be responsible for managing and directing ICT-related technical assistance to a select number of CSOs that are partnering with a USAID-funded project; and also build the ICT capacity of a government entity who will manage the portal.

The ICT Advisor will directly supervise two ICT Officers and will be responsible for providing technology leadership to the project.

The ideal candidate will also have experience managing website creation, application development and ICT-related training.

Additionally, overall project management experience is essential. Tasks require a strong attention to detail and ability to work under tight deadlines.

Required Skills

  • Required bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field. Master’s degree preferred.
  • A minimum of seven (7) years’ experience designing, implementing and managing ICT applications/projects for social development programs
  • Demonstrated experience leading large ICT initiatives funded by international donors
  • Significant experience in the design, development and implementation of technology solutions to increase impact
  • Advanced knowledge of web development, project management, and experience with ICT-related training and assessments. Experience with development of elearning, GIS, and mobile applications a plus.
  • Exceptional management and organizational skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Proven ability to communicate technical activities to non-technical audiences, build consensus and work effectively within a cross-departmental team
  • Exceptional writing and communication skills
  • Fluency in English
  • Passion, Integrity and Energy.

    Interested applicants email your CV to:

    DanyaAfrica [at] danya.com

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