Genesis Analytics K12 Manager Jobs in Kenya

Genesis Analytics K12 Manager Jobs in Kenya

Project Acquisition

  • Define, develop and deliver strategy, client account plans and opportunity pipelines for key clients and markets in education.

  • Engage across the education portfolio to identify and prioritise projects where we can have substantial impact, in line with strategic priorities.

  • Identify and build relationships with external partners for potential projects that share Genesis’ values and complement our skills.

  • Build relationships across Genesis to ensure we apply learning from all relevant projects and processes.

  • Manage the bid process for priority projects, from pre-positioning, identifying key issues, partnership development, bid writing and submission, ensuring not only commercial compliance but a distinctive offer describing and providing substantial impact on education outcomes for poor and marginalised people.

    Project Management

  • Project management of key education projects, and responsibility for ensuring strong project management arrangements for all K-12 projects, so that they deliver to impact, timetable, and budget.

  • Ensure that learning from K-12 projects is captured and shared within and across the education and youth service lines to maximise their impact.

  • Ensure that learning from wider Genesis experience is applied to the strategy, management and delivery of K-12 projects

  • Contribute to Genesis’ thought leadership by ensuring reflections on education projects are shared through relevant key intellectual platforms.

    Service Line Management

  • Line manage the team of consultants working in K-12

  • Develop and deliver K-12 strategy including recruitment, growing the service line’s impact, and setting and hitting financial, project and impact targets

  • Manage the interface between the K-12 service line and the wider education portfolio (ECE, K-12 and school-to-work)

  • Contribute to improvements in the efficiency of K-12 service line organisation


    The ideal Genesis candidate carries a balanced combination of intellect, strong technical skills, and a consulting character to match. Such candidates:

  • Are passionate, self-motivated and energetic problem-solvers

  • Value integrity and exhibit exemplary ethical behaviour

  • Are analytical thinkers and fast learners with an excellent academic record.

    This Role, the Preferred Candidate Will Possess the Following Essential Qualifications and Skills

  • Master’s degree in Economics, Development Studies, Statistics or similar

  • At least 5 years’ relevant professional experience in youth, education, social protection or other social sectors.

  • Entrepreneurial skills, and an ability to grow and develop high quality consulting work with limited supervision;

  • Knowledge of the global education policy and programmatic landscape, especially in Africa and the Middle East

  • A demonstrated passion for development and commitment to achieving results and having a positive impact on the world, and an awareness of the technical and political challenges involved.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and clients, both verbally and in writing.

  • Strong interpersonal skills, especially with colleagues and line reports

  • Proficiency in Word and Excel.

    Other Desirable Skills and Competencies Include:

  • Experience managing teams delivering technical assistance in education in low- and middle-income countries;

  • Experience winning proposals for technical assistance in education, ideally for bilateral, multilateral and other international development organisations.

  • Ability to deliver an established business strategy while making any necessary course corrections

  • Problem-solving through clear thinking, and strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills in a flexible, consultative, adaptable manner which does not compromise on quality.

  • Proficiency in other advanced software packages, such as STATA, R, Python, data visualisation, presentation or design software, and GIS

  • Languages relevant to Genesis’ geographies, including French and Arabic

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Genesis Analytics K12 Manager Jobs in Kenya

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