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Project Coordinator - Uasin Gishu County, Kenya

Job Description

  • Ensure effective implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the organisations HIV and other projects and timely provision of deliverables.
  • Create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Manage the implementation and operationalisation of Roadside Wellness Centres or Blue Box clinics for designated sites.
  • Organise outreach services.
  • Conduct quality assurance/audits of Wellness Centres.
  • Manage, monitor and report on designated Unit / Centre expenditure against project budget.
  • Prepare reports on performance against agreed project objectives, targets, deliverables, milestones and timeframes and which define project progress, problems and solutions.
  • Provide direction and leadership to project staff.
  • Prepare programme budgets and reviews.
  • Identify new funding opportunities in line with the Organization’s Mission for the continuation of project activities after the current donor funding.
  • Support project proposal development processes.
  • Consistently monitor regular and transparent reporting on all donor activities and related results.
  • Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project including County/District Governments.
  • Identify and manage programme related risks. Any other duties which may be assigned by the Regional Director.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in social sciences or related field.
  • Master’s Degree in social sciences or related field will be an added advantage.
  • Computer Literacy and Competence.
  • A strong written and oral command of English.
  • Knowledge of health issues for mobile populations, healthcare delivery systems and models in Africa.
  • Demonstrate a high level of energy, resourcefulness, persistence and stamina in their achievement of objectives.
  • Be an excellent team player, and have very strong communication skills especially in the interaction and negotiations with other partners.
  • Ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment.
  • Broad management experience.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Excellent leadership and people management skills.
  • Experience in multi-cultural communications.

Additional Information

Position:        One-year contract renewable
Location:       Uasin Gishu County, Kenya
Reports to:    The Director
Start date:     January 2022
Language:      English

How to Apply

If you meet the above criteria, apply online (indicating your expected salary) on Email:  east.africa.office@northstar-alliance.org  on or before 10th December 2021.   Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.