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Project Officer- Health – Global Fund HIV/TB

Location: Turkana
Ensure successful implementation of Global Fund HIV programme through a cash plus project to reduce the risk of HIV among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) aged 10-24 years in Turkana County.
The service package for the Adolescents & Young Persons (AYP), in this project will include comprehensive health education on Adolescents Sexual Reproductive Health (ASRH), information, risk assessment and counselling on safe behavior as a minimum package of services to promote the adoption of HIV prevention behaviors and service uptake.
Additional services to the beneficiaries includes Family Planning, Emergency Contraception, HIV Testing Services (HTS), STI screening and treatment, TB screening and treatment, ART services, PAC, Cervical cancer screening and treatment etc. The program will utilize an integrated model to ensure maximum realization of results
The Project Officer must be able to effectively communicate World Vision’s Christian ethics and demonstrate a quality of spiritual life that serves as an example to others.

Responsibilities

Project Implementation 40%
·         Implementation of the Global Fund HIV project by working with the county team to ensure proper planning and implementation of HIV, Adolescents Sexual Reproductive Health interventions.
·         Engage with county teams to ensure successful implementation of AYP package and enhance prevention of HIV among AYP
·         Work with the county, health facilities and local structures to ensure that community awareness on HIV.
·         Work with local structures to foster positive knowledge, attitudes & practices by community members on up take of HIV prevention among Adolescents Girls and Young Persons.
Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability & Learning (MEAL) 30%
·         Utilize Global Fund HIV Project, national and county M&E tools and follow on set targets and timelines of reporting and documentation.
·         Participate in the project assessments, designs, and monthly Planning and review meetings.
·         Ensure that the Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning framework is in place and fully functional. This will include ensuring that all the project sites have Activity and Indicator tracking trackers that are being adhered to
·         Prepare and submit timely and quality weekly, monthly, quarterly, annual and other relevant reports as per the requirements of Global Fund HIV Project.
·         Disseminate the relevant HIV information to the community members and relevant stakeholders for necessary action.
·         With accountability team, maintain a functional feedback mechanism
Engagement, Networking and Coordination 25%
·         Work with the County Technical working group, HIV networks and MOH for technical direction and leveraging of resources to strengthen the health systems to achieve HIV eradication at the County level.
·         Work with other NGOs, CBOs , FBOs, Units, Committees and Groups in Turkana County who are implementing HIV interventions for synergy and achievement of bigger impact and sustainability
·         Facilitate community members to identify issues related to HIV and support community advocacy to enable the relevant stakeholders to take appropriate action towards the attainment of better health and protection status among Adolescents Girls and Young Persons.
·         Support and attend stakeholder’s forum related to interventions.
Others 5%
·         Participate in daily devotions and other organizational meetings as required
·         Effectively manage other assignments as may be delegated to you by the supervisor from time to time.

Qualifications

The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training:
·         A degree in Nursing Sciences , Clinical Medicine, Public health and Environmental health, Social Work or their equivalent.
·         Diploma in Clinical medicine, Nursing and Public Health but with specific four years’ experience in HIV&AIDs programming could be considered
·         A minimum of 3 years working experience in HIV community programs with BIAS on Adolescents and Young Persons
·         Experience in HIV & AIDS prevention, Advocacy and strong partnership with GoK ministries
·         Familiarity with the Global Fund HIV Programming and implementation guidelines will be an added advantage.
·         The holder of this position must be a results orientated who can handle a heavy work load as well as manage and satisfy multiple and at times conflicting organizational, donor and other stakeholder demands.
·         Experience of working with National and County government structures
·         Experience in dealing with international donors, international organizations, the corporate sector and/or large multi-mandate development NGOs
·         Computer proficiency in use of MS Office ((Excel, word, PowerPoint etc)
·         Training, facilitation, mobilization skills and Good relational, analytical and problem solving skills
Key Competencies/Attributes:
·         Ability to take initiative, a team leader able to work with minimum supervision
·         Ability to work closely and establish positive relationships with local community leaders, Health sector leaders, vulnerable youth and the community.
·         Ability to work in a complex environment with multiple tasks, short deadlines and intense pressure to perform
·         Aware of and sensitive to working in multiple socio-economic settings and with multi-cultural groups
·         Energetic and positive attitude with strong interpersonal and intrapersonal skills
·         Excellent program communications skills and thorough understanding of knowledge management approaches and mechanisms
·         Excellent presentation skills, verbal and written communications skills
·         Flexibility and team approach to programmatic work
How to Apply
For more information on the job and application procedure, please visit: http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-africa and submit your online application including a detailed CV, current and expected salary, with names of three referees. Application deadline is July 11, 2018 at midnight. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
World Vision is a child focused organization and upholds the rights and wellbeing of children. Our recruitment and selection procedures include screening and background checking for child abuse related offenses. World Vision is an equal opportunity employer.
World Vision does not use employment agencies nor does it charge money for recruitment, interviews, or medical checks. More information about vacancies can be found on our official careers page https://careers.wvi.org/.

Program Officer Weconomy

The position is responsible for leading on new initiatives that WVK will be implementing related to ‘bottom of the pyramid’ (BOP) business development, start up business support, impact investing through the Weconomy Programme, and youth empowerment initiatives.
The officer will also support the strategic direction and implementation of branding World Vision Kenya and coordination of technical engagement; intelligence research on corporate donor strategies, products focus and forecasts, prepositioning for solicited and unsolicited opportunities and generate set annual Local grants income for World Vision Kenya.
In order to successfully do so, the ADP Manager must be able to effectively communicate World Vision’s Christian ethos and demonstrate a quality of spiritual life that serves as an example to others.
Responsibilities
Weconomy Project (s) Engagement and Resource Acquisition 45%
·         Coordinate the overall engagement of the Weconomy initiatives as per the terms of reference designed between WVK and WV Finland
·         Promote and nurture partnerships with corporates and international companies during and after implementation process
·         Identify corporate donor priorities and intelligence on possible opportunities
·         Ensure the delivery of resources according to planned Weconomy targets; also align this initiative with other RAM activities and ensure collaboration and support
·         Identify potential business and engage other partners to participate in the Weconomy Programme in Kenya
·         Communication and collaboration with World Vision Finland and other partners in Weconomy programmes
·         Ensure continuous engagement and networking with relevant stakeholders of Weconomy project(s)
·         Prepare work plans/action plans regular reports and updates, risks issues and lessons learned logs on Country specific Weconomy work in coordination with RAM team, concerned WVI staff, implementing partners and stakeholders.
Market Research and Intelligence on Donor Perspectives and Changing Landscapes 30%
·         Participate in technical donor working groups and related upcoming innovative research platforms
·         Participate in technical forums for innovations and research findings
·         Attend international conferences, exhibitions and other Weconomy cross-learning sessions
·         Explore opportunities especially for youth and women focused engagement in relation to Weconomy and other international foundations
·         Identify universities and other research institutions for technology transfer
·         Participate in research, development and implementation of new initiatives that make RAM function more efficient and effective
Capacity Building, Monitoring & Documentation for Enhanced WVK Brand 20%
·         Increase awareness of World Vision’s brand and work among the public, corporates through the print and broadcast news media.
·         Work closely with communications teams, other departments and partners to develop and disseminate corporate marketing materials.
·         Participate in the production of communications resources for World Vision web and social media outlets with focus on Weconomy
·         Support the status reporting and stability of media relations campaigns of the Weconomy project-oriented work efforts.
·         Educate both internal and external teams and partners on Weconomy concept as platform of fundraising
·         Any other duties as may be assigned by the Supervisor
Qualifications
The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training:
·         Bachelor degree in Economics, Business or related field
·         Post graduate qualifications in Economics or International Business Development or related field will be an added advantage
·         A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the area of business management and corporate affairs
·         Prior experience in working with private sector companies and networking with business entities, government and non-governmental organizations.
·         Effective interpersonal, communication and reporting skills, including ability to build relations with external and internal Stakeholders.
·         Proficient in computer applications.
·         High level of cross-cultural interpersonal skills, personal maturity, and proven ability to influence multiple stakeholders towards a common purpose
Other Competencies / Attributes:
·         Strong commercial skills and communication competency, with ability to understand the constraints under which corporations and community works.
·         Highly developed planning and analytical skills, with ability to critically assess new projects and develop new concepts in consultation with corporate and community based organizations and institutions.
How to Apply
For more information on the job and application procedure, please visit: http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-africa and submit your online application including a detailed CV, current and expected salary, with names of three referees. Application deadline is July 12, 2018 at midnight. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
World Vision is a child focused organization and upholds the rights and wellbeing of children. Our recruitment and selection procedures include screening and background checking for child abuse related offenses. World Vision is an equal opportunity employer.
World Vision does not use employment agencies nor does it charge money for recruitment, interviews, or medical checks. More information about vacancies can be found on our official careers page https://careers.wvi.org/

Supply Chain Officer
World Vision Kenya is a leading Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities to overcome poverty and injustice.
Our programmes are spread across ¡n most parts of Kenya.
We are seeking highly competent and outstanding individual to fill the Supply Chain Officer position based in Nairobi.
How to Apply
For more information on the job and application procedure, please visit: http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-africa and submit your online application including a detailed CV, current and expected salary, with names of three referees.
Application deadline is July 12, 2018 at midnight.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
World Vision is a child focused organization and upholds the rights and wellbeing of children. Our recruitment and selection procedures include screening and background checking for child abuse related offenses. World Vision ¡s an equal opportunity employer.
World Vision does not use employment agencies nor does it charge money for recruitment, interviews, or medical checks.
More information about vacancies can be found on our official careers page https://careers.wvi.org/

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