SNV WASH Finance Specialist Jobs in Kenya

SNV WASH Finance Specialist Jobs in Kenya

  • SNV Kenya is implementing a 4 year WASH programme that targets improving service delivery in the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASAL) in Kenya.

  • We are re-advertising to recruit a strong candidate with an understanding in Finance and experience in WASH financing.

  • The position will be an advisory role -WASH Finance Specialist.

    Job Description

    Technical Responsibility

  • Provide expert financial advisory to improve the functionality and operational functions of water supply system

  • Develop and implement practical revenue management and cost reduction strategies under a Public Private Community Partnership (PPCPs) arrangement.

  • Implement sustainable Public Private Community Partnerships working frameworks with County Governments and communities in ASAL regions.

  • Work closely with local communities to develop local and sustainable solutions that support sustainable and climate resilient water systems.

  • Maintain and manage collaborative relationships with community stakeholders and partners.

    Essential Duties

  • Support ASAL counties to identify commercially viable water systems for implementing and adopting PPCPs.

  • Undertake financial analysis of water systems and provide turnaround strategies

  • Provide business planning support to ASAL Counties/Water Utilities/Private Sector players in developing and successfully implementing PPCP models of managing small and medium sized water projects in ASAL areas.

  • Develop capacities of ASAL county departments/water service providers/private sector investors to adopt PPCPs and climate resilient technologies innovations.

  • Support water users’ association and rural communities embrace private sector participation models and commercialization principles in water services provision.

  • Support ASAL counties to develop and implement and monitoring systems/platforms for community water projects.

  • Identify relevant private
    sector actors to work as operators/managers or technology providers for water systems and link them to counties water departments.

    Reporting lines

  • This position reports to the Team Leader


    Qualifications and Skills

  • Minimum of Master’s degree in finance, or related fields such as Project Management. OR a Bachelor's degree and at least 3 years of relevant professional experience in the WASH Sector

    General Professional Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in implementing WASH developments projects, preferably in engaging community water associations.

    Specific Professional Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years' relevant professional experience, at least two of the following:

  • Strong demonstrable experience in preparing due diligence reports, creditworthiness and credit assessment reports, cost – benefit and financial analysis.

  • Evaluating financial statements for correctness and completeness.

  • Experience in preparing and presenting business cases to inform financing and investment decisions

  • Fluency in both written and spoken English is required

  • Experience in presenting financial information to key stakeholders, boards etc.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; SNV WASH Finance Specialist Jobs in Kenya

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