Mary’s Meals Kenya (MMK) Administration Assistants Jobs in Eldoret and Lodwar

Mary’s Meals Kenya (MMK) Administration Assistants Jobs in Eldoret and Lodwar


Mary’s Meals Kenya (MMK) operates a Primary School Feeding and Early Childhood Development programme in Kenya.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the following post:

Administration Assistant

Two Positions

Reporting to the HR and Administration Manager, the administration assistants will be responsible for a variety of administrative, logistical and clerical tasks.

Duties of the Administration Assistant include providing support to our managers and employees, assisting in daily office needs and managing our organization’s general administrative activities.

One of the positions will be based in our Eldoret office and the other in the Lodwar office.

The principal duties will include, but will not be confined to, the following:

  • Give administrative support to other departments
    Answer and direct phone calls
  • Organize and schedule appointment
  • Be responsible for general cleanliness and orderliness of the office
  • Take detailed minutes for all relevant meeting e.g. monthly staff meetings
  • Write and distribute email, correspondence memos, letters and forms
  • Assist in the preparation of regularly scheduled reports
  • Develop and maintain a proper filing system
    Update and maintain office policies and procedures
    Order office supplies and research new deals and suppliers
  • Maintain contact lists
  • Book travel arrangements (including booking of air tickets) for Mary’s Meals Kenya staff and international visitors
  • Provide general support to all MMK visitors
  • Act as the
    point of contact for internal and external stakeholders
  • Any other duties that may be assigned by the line manager

    Minimum Requirements

  • Diploma or higher qualifications in a business-related discipline
  • Fluency in spoken and written English.
  • 2 years’ work experience in a similar position preferably with an international NGO.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • A flexible and innovative approach to work

    How to Apply

  • Applications stating expected net salary and CV (including contacts for three professional referees) should be e-mailed to jobs.kenya@marysmeals.orgindicating the position title and applicant’s name in the subject line.
  • Also indicate willingness to be based either in Eldoret or Lodwar.
  • All attached files should be saved under the applicant’s name.
  • Deadline for receipt of applications is Friday, 4th January 2019 at 16:30 hours.
  • The interviews will be conducted at Mary’s Meals office in Eldoret on the week that starts on the 7th January 2019.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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