NCPD Assistant Population Director Jobs in Kenya

NCPD Assistant Population Director Jobs in Kenya

  • Reporting to Deputy Director, the job holder at this level may be deployed either at the Council’s headquarters or in a Regional / County office as a Regional / County Population Program Co-ordinator.

    Duties and Responsibilities


  • Undertaking research on population issues and development of research papers.

  • Carrying out analysis of research documents prepared by stakeholders;

  • Implementation and updating of National Population Policy:

  • Development of policy briefs;

  • Co-ordination of population programmes/protects undertaken by various stakeholders and monitoring and evaluating ongoing projects/programmes;

  • Collecting, receiving and analyzing programme data and assessing their impact on population issues;

  • Formulating and appraising project proposals;

  • Developing annual and quarterly work plans, performance contracts and reports;

  • Co-odinating international and regional programmes and developing plans of actions;

  • Creating awareness to the public on key policy issues on population through publications. barazas, new-letters, mass media, electronic media, shows, exhibitions, conferences etc and;

  • Carrying out advocacy for support on population programmes

    Regional / County Offices

  • Co-ordination of regional population programme / projects and plans of action;

  • Supervising collecting, receiving and analyzing population programmes;

  • liaising with other population stakeholders for formulation and appraisal of project proposals;

  • Developing the Count’s annual and quarterly work plans, performance contracts and reports;

  • Analysis of research documents prepared by stakeholders in the County;

  • Developing research papers;

  • Ensuring regional implementation of National Population Policy;

  • Developing regional policy briefs:

  • Communication, advocacy and public education.

    Minimum Qualifications and Experience

    For appointment to the position of Assistant Director Population, a candidate must have: –

  • Served in the grade of Senior Population Programme Officer or in a comparable position in a reputable organization for at least four (4) years;

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines; Population Studies or Demography, Public Health, Sociology, Anthropology, Geography, Economics, Population Health, and Political Science from a recognized institution;

  • A Master’s degree in
    any of the following; Population Studies or Demography;

  • OR Master’s degree in Public Health, Sociology, Anthropology, Geography, Economics, Population Health, and Political Science with a post graduate diploma in Population Studies or Demography from a recognized institution;

  • Be a member of a relevant professional body;

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and an understanding of ICT software tools for qualitative and quantitative research and monitoring and evaluation.

  • Meet the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution

    How to Apply

  • Applicants who meet the above qualifications should send their applications including: copies of academic and professional certificates, testimonials, a copy of the identity card, and detailed curriculum vitae containing work experience, names and addresses of three (3) referees, current position/grade, current and expected remuneration and telephone number(s).

  • In addition, applicants are required to attach copies of current Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations:, Tax Compliance Certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority, Clearance from Higher Education Loans Board (HELB), Kenya Credit Reference Bureau and Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC).

  • Applications should reach the undersigned not later 31st July, 2020 at 5.00 p.m.

    Director General
    National Council for Population and Development
    P.O. Box 48994-00100 Nairobi

  • OR Hand Delivered to: Chancery Building, 4th Floor, Valley Road;

  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

  • NCPD is an equal opportunity employer; persons with disabilities and those from marginalized groups with requisite qualifications are encouraged to apply

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