Lake Basin Development Authority Manager - Business Development and Resource Mobilization - Jobs in Kenya

Lake Basin Development Authority Manager - Business Development and Resource Mobilization - Jobs in Kenya

Lake Basin Development Authority is a regional development authority established by an act of
parliament cap 442 of the laws of Kenya and is mandated to spearhead development within the Lake
Victoria basin and its catchment regions, with a view to fostering integrated sustainable economic
development and empowering communities of the region.

In view of this and as part of fulfilling our mandate, the following positions on a three (3) year renewable contract terms are open for application from qualified candidates.

  • Manager-business Development and Resource Mobilization

    Description of Duties and Responsibilities
  • Prescription, leadership and conducting market researches and marketing initiatives to
    assess donor and partners priorities to identify opportunities for resource mobilization
  • Development and Translation of LBDA’s resource mobilization strategy and plans into
    action
  • Establishment of a systems for identification and response to calls with templates to
    manage the activities of resource mobilization.
  • Coordination of the development and writing of highly competitive resource
    mobilization proposals
  • Development and ensuring quality standards for proposals and concept notes and
    ensuring achievement
  • Development and maintenance of a database of donors, project concept notes and
    project proposals
  • Development and maintenance of an effective project tracking system and ensuring
    that all donor funding requirements are met in any fundraising document
  • Production of contents for communication materials in support of fundraising such as
    brochures, appeals, newsletters, Organisational capability statement and annual
    reports and their reviews
  • Sensitization and training of staff on fundraising skills and strategy execution
  • Development and coordination of online/web-based fundraising initiatives in
    collaboration with LBDA ICT unit
  • Managing resource mobilization functions and activities and managing donor and
    partner relationships in Liaison with the LBDA Liaison office
  • Production of fundraising status reports

    Required Qualifications & Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics/International Development/
    Marketing/International
    Relations or an equivalent in any other related field from a recognized University
  • At least five (5) years’ experience in senior management position.
  • Ability to work in high-pressure, deadline driven environment
  • Outstanding leaderships skills and ability to delegate responsibilities effectively
  • Exceptional communication and reporting skills
  • Should demonstrate clear understanding of the role of Regional Development in line
    with vision 2030 and the constitution of Kenya 2010
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Must meet the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010

    How to Apply
  • Interested candidates should submit their applications with detailed curriculum vitae and
    photocopies of all testimonials stating current position, remuneration, contact telephone
    numbers, names and addresses of three (3) professional referees to reach us on or before 9th
    April 2019.

    Applicants must also submit clearance certificates from the following:

  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Higher Education Loans Board
  • Ethics and anti-corruption commission
  • National Police Service
  • Credit Reference Bureau

    Submit your application in a sealed envelope with the respective job reference number clearly
    marked to:
    The Managing Director
    Lake Basin Development Authority
    P.O Box 1516-40100
    KISUMU

  • Soft copies should be sent by email to info@lbda.co.ke
  • Only successful candidates will be contacted.
  • Lake Basin Development Authority is an equal opportunity employer
  • For more information and job application details, see; Lake Basin Development Authority Manager - Business Development and Resource Mobilization - Jobs in Kenya

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