NGO Program Coordinator Job in Kenya – USADF

United States African Development Foundation (USADF) in Partnership with Cezam and Associates Limited (Accountants and Business Development Consultants)

Vacancy Announcement

USADF in partnership with Cezam and Associates Limited on the Turkana Food Security Program are seeking to recruit a Kenyan national for the position of Program Coordinator as below. 

USADF provides technical assistance and support to grassroots groups who are recipients of funding from USADF and partners with host country entities to ensure its grantees have access to the support services they may need to successfully plan and implement their self help development activities.

Major responsibilities: Overall management of the program including assisting prospective grantees in the development of project proposals, supporting grantees in project implementation, performance assessment and remediation of projects, and management of the Lodwar office.
  • University degree in management, business administration, economics, financial management or related discipline; high computer literacy.
  • Five years or more of professional work experience in project/program development, management, monitoring, evaluation, and financial analyses related to income generation, small business development including agro business, community development or other self help development initiatives;
  • Demonstrated experience in developing effective monitoring and evaluation systems, including measurable performance indicators and targets, and performance assessment;
  • Demonstrated experience in preparing and analyzing business plans, profit/loss and cash flow analysis, and in using such instruments to make recommendations on providing assistance to enterprise development project participants.
Interested candidates are requested to email their applications attaching their updated CVs, including contact emails and telephone contacts of three referees, to and not later than 20th March 2015. 

Eligible individuals from Turkana County are encouraged to apply.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to present their original certificates during the interviews and the successful applicant will be based full-time in Lodwar, Turkana County.