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Program Officer, Voice Program at Hivos East Africa

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Program Officer, Voice Program at Hivos East Africa

Program Officer, Voice Program at Hivos East Africa… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Hivos East Africa.

Descriptions;

Hivos is an international organization that seeks new solutions to persistent global issues. With smart projects in the right places, we oppose discrimination, inequality, abuse of power and the unsustainable use of our planet’s resources. Counterbalance alone, however, is not enough. Our primary focus is achieving structural change. This is why we cooperate with innovative businesses, citizens and their organizations.

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate the implementation of the Voice program in the country in liaison with the Regional Roving Grants Officer. In close coordination with Regional  Director and Country Management Team represent the Voice program in the country vis Ă  vis country stakeholders.
  • Coordinate the communities of stakeholders in the country and also create synergy with the  the linking and learning focal point person in the country / regional teams.
  • Coordinate and lead on pro-active and innovative outreach to the target groups for the Voice program and coordinate the dissemination of information about the calls for proposals.
  • Launch and assess open country proposal calls and assess proposals with support from Voice global coordination team and others, guaranteeing application of Voice grant making criteria, principles and processes.
  • Regular communication with the Voice Coordination Team in particular the Program Manager and the Global Voice Grants Coordinator.

Grant Management and Partner Support

  • Lead organization of Voice program events and activities in Kenya.
  • Provide technical support as needed to potential grantees in the formulation of grant applications.
  • Mentor and provide technical assistance to grantees in the implementation of projects on and as needed.
  • Support capacity development and empowerment approaches.
  • Coordinate and support in-country grants team in carrying out program and accountability assessments.
  • Ensure effective post contract grant management including collection and assessment of reports, follow up,  communication with and monitoring grantees on the ground; ensure scheduled payments to grantees, and liaise with finance officer to ensure seamless grantee management and communication.
  • Manage, review and make recommendations to change as needed to ensure that grant processes are in line with Voice needs and promote effective grant making.

Compliance and Reporting

  • Process and monitor information on grant allocation in the administrative system.
  • Responsible for country level reporting on the Voice program (grant portfolio reporting, data collection and learning, time writing).
  • Develop and prepare operational reports for grant management at national and global level.
  • Administer Voice policies and procedures in accordance with country and organizational guidelines.
  • Track Voice grant compliance and bring instances of non-compliance to the attention of the Country Director and Voice Coordination Team.
  • Support grants and financial data reconciliation and preparation for reports, audits and other Voice reporting as needed.
  • Monitor regulations and their effect on grant making.

Your profile

  • 5 years experience with large scale grant management.
  • Excellent knowledge of LGBT and feminist/ women’s empowerment actors and issues in Kenya.
  • Knowledge of and affinity with social inclusion, marginalization, lobby & advocacy.
  • Knowledge of applicable country/ national regulations.
  • Relevant Academic background (MA level) or similar .
  • Excellent written and verbal English.
  • Administrative project management skills
  • Excellent ICT skills (Microsoft Office and database).

How to Apply

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Application Deadline: 10th May 2022.

Senior Research Associate – Clean Energy Transition Africa Job at World Resources Institute

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Senior Research Associate – Clean Energy Transition Africa Job at World Resources Institute

Senior Research Associate – Clean Energy Transition Africa Job at World Resources Institute… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at World Resources Institute.

Descriptions;

The World Resources Institute is a global research non-profit organization that was established in 1982 with funding from the MacArthur Foundation under the leadership of James Gustave Speth. WRI is a global research organization that turns big ideas into action at the nexus of environment, economic opportunity and human well-being.WRI’s mission is to move human society to live in ways that protect Earth’s environment and its capacity to provide for the needs and aspirations of current and future generations.

Responsibilities:

  • Become the “go to” WRI expert on Africa’s power system, creating high quality analytical outputs, articulating an WRI Africa perspective on the most complex elements of the energy transition, and inform discussions with industry & policy makers
  • Conduct long-term, in-depth quantitative and qualitative analysis (including power sector simulation, cost benefit analysis, and financial modeling), overcoming data gathering & analytical roadblocks and quality assuring outputs produced by others
  • Competently build, direct and refine complex models of the power sector and energy economics, identifying analytical gaps, limitations and opportunities
  • Synthesize analytical insights to bring clarity & structure on complex and disparate energy transition topics
  • Formulate analytically robust, high-ambition, compelling narratives based on analytical work, refining for multiple audiences (e.g. senior executives, technical experts, policy makers)
  • Refine analyses and subsequent narratives in close collaboration with partner organizations, industry players & external experts
  • Produce knowledge products (e.g. articles, reports, briefs, data products) that adhere to WRI’s quality guidelines
  • Produce workshop materials, policy briefs, technical papers, long-form reports, and other relevant materials with the support of the ETC’s Analytical Team

Communication & Stakeholder Engagement (20%)

  • Work with the WRI communications team and partners to develop communication assets suitable for a broader audience, leveraging the team’s analysis and insights
  • Work closely with the communications team to develop a communications strategy for the release and sharing of insights/briefs, co-authored op-eds, and other key thought leadership content
  • Work with the energy transitions engagement lead to orchestrate stakeholder interactions, including bilateral meetings, workshops, and wider industry event participation
  • Work with the energy transitions engagement lead to prepare and drive discussions with stakeholders to build a high-ambition consensus on steps to be taken to deliver a mid-century net-zero economy
  • Engage in public speaking on technical elements of the program’s work

Job Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or Ph.D. in energy systems, energy economics, or related field, demonstrating significant mastery of analytical methods
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant research and analytics experience in a high-calibre environment specifically in the energy field, and with a focus on African country contexts
  • Strong subject matter expertise in energy systems and international energy markets, with a track record of working with energy sector stakeholders in Africa
  • Experience in conducting and publishing research on energy systems in Africa, with demonstrable execution of modeling techniques
  • Demonstrated expertise in structing and prioritizing a complex, multiple-faceted research work program
  • Demonstrable expertise in engaging with government, academia and CSOs involved in energy research in Africa
  • Superb interpersonal and networking skills and demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with others as well as independently and with the highest standards of integrity
  • Proactive and self-starter, appetite for working autonomously in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills – confident leading high-quality quantitative and qualitative analytics on a range of different topics

How to Apply

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Application Deadline: 20th May 2022.

Driver Job at Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute

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Driver Job at Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute

Driver Job at Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute.

Descriptions;

KMFRI was established to conduct research on aquatic systems covering both marine and freshwater. The Institute has grown from staff strength of two Research Scientists at inception to the current 122 scientists. KMFRI’s approved staff establishment stands at 1,350 employees.

Responsibilities:

  • Driving vehicles as authorized;
  • Keeping up to date work tickets for vehicles;
  • Cleaning of the assigned motor vehicle;
  • Submitting regular reports on motor vehicle assigned;
  • Preparing and submitting regular reports on motor vehicle assigned;
  • Maintaining a proper mechanical working condition of the vehicle;
  • Ensuring security and safety of passengers and vehicle on and off the road;
  • Adherence to or observations of traffic laws; and
  • Reporting any incidents to police and/or the office immediately they occur.

Requirements for Appointment:

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have: –

  • At least One (1) years driving experience;
  • At least a mean grade D+ (plus) in the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education or its equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Valid driving license free from any current endorsements(s) for classes of the vehicles the driver is required to drive;
  • The Occupational Trade Test III Certificate;
  • First Aid Certificate course lasting not less than one (1) week from St. Johns Ambulance or any other recognized institution;
  • Proficiency in computer applications; and
  • Meets the requirements of chapter six (6) of the Constitution

How to Apply

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Submit Hard copies of your CV, testimonials, certificates, copy of their National Identification Card (ID) and completed Application Form to :

The Director General,
Kenya Marine and Fisheries Research Institute,
P. O. Box 81651 – 80100,
Silos Road, English Point, Mkomani,
Mombasa, KENYA

And a soft copy to [email protected]
Use the title of the position as the subject of the email

Application Deadline: 17th April 2022.

Gender Consultant Job at Options Consultancy Services Limited

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Gender Consultant Job at Options Consultancy Services Limited

Gender Consultant Job at Options Consultancy Services Limited… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Consultancy Services Limited.

Descriptions;

Options Consultancy Services Limited is a consultancy organisation providing technical and management expertise in the health and social sectors to governments and international development partners to transform the health of women and children. We provide information, expertise and influence to governments, health workers, NGOs and businesses to catalyse change so that health services can be accessed by the people who need them most.

Responsibilities:

The purpose of the assignment is to strengthen the knowledge and skills of the E4A-MamaYe team in gender-responsive programming and ensure that the team is ready to confidently deliver on the activities and results outlined in the reinvestment proposal. The objectives of the assignment are:

  • To increase the knowledge and skills of the E4A team on basic gender concepts and gender response programming including how it can be designed, implemented, and monitored
  • To contribute to the design of the E4A gender-responsive program strategy through practical training activities and action planning.
  • Person specification:
  • We welcome applications from individuals or teams of consultants based in Kenya, Nigeria, or the UK.

The consultant(s) should have:

  • 5+ years’ experience leading GESI mainstreaming and transformative approaches across the program cycle, ideally on health and/or advocacy related programs.
  • A relevant Master’s degree in social sciences, gender studies, development studies, public health or relevant field required.
  • Skills and experience to deliver engaging and participatory workshops with a variety of stakeholders
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience and soft skills to work sensitively and respectfully with people from diverse cultures.

Admissions and Communications Officer Job at SABIS International School

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Admissions and Communications Officer Job at SABIS International School

Admissions and Communications Officer Job at SABIS International School… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at SABIS International School.

Descriptions;

SABIS is a global education network that has an active presence in 20 countries on five continents. Schools in the SABIS® Network educate over 70,000 students and implement a proven, proprietary system. SABIS® Network schools provide students with a top-quality education that prepares them to meet the challenges of a changing world.

Responsibilities:

  • Introducing parents and students to the SABIS® Educational System and the school campus.
  • Handling student registration procedures, applications, and diagnostic tests.
  • Maintaining data and statistics pertaining to inquiries, registration, enrollment, etc.
  • Following up with parents regarding admissions and admission requirements.
  • Administering diagnostic exams for all grades and interviewing students for the Infant Department
  • Issuing admission letters for all newly accepted students in coordination with the School Director and the Finance Department.
  • Ensuring the diagnostic exams are marked and, if applicable, following up on results.
  • Conducting school tours.
  • Ensuring that the application folder is updated and that the data submitted by parents is entered on SDP.
  • Updating SDP regularly as need arises.
  • Alerting the School Director, AQC, SMC, and other concerned parties if and when students leave the school.
  • Updating computer registration and reregistration course files as necessary.
  • Working closely with the Marketing Officer to ensure marketing material is always available and delivered to the appropriate audience.
  • Building relationships with embassies, companies, NGOs, nurseries, ministries, etc.
  • Maintaining an ongoing relationship with parents once they have enrolled their child(ren).
  • Setting up and promoting new activities at the school that enhance the school offering and make it more appealing to existing and prospective parents.
  • Communicating with existing parents about major initiatives taking place at the school.
  • Arranging meetings/events for existing parents as a way to keep in touch and also launch new initiatives.
  • Assisting in projects as assigned by the School Director.

Ideal Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education, Public Relations, Human Resources, Mass Communication, and/or equivalent
  • SABIS® experience is a must
  • English proficiency
  • Professional behavior and ethical conduct
  • Communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team

Technical Sales Officer Job at Kenya Biologics Limited

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Technical Sales Officer Job at Kenya Biologics Limited

Technical Sales Officer Job at Kenya Biologics Limited… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Kenya Biologics Limited.

Descriptions;

Kenya Biologics is a bio-pesticide producing company headquartered at Kakuzi Horticulture East in Makuyu, Kenya. Mission: Kenya Biologics will provide farmers with green, safe and cost-effective crop protection.

Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Sales Manager, the incumbent will perform the below but not limited to;
  • Achieving set sales targets per each region
  • Service existing clients, obtain orders and identify new potential clients, opportunities and markets to increase presence & sales of Kenya Biologics (KBL)
  • Maintain and develop working relationship with existing Distributors/agents and grow their sales
  • Demonstrate proof of product performance against the competition by being the champion of KBL brand with product/technical and agronomic knowledge.
  • Training and capacity building of customers (end users, agents/distributors & professional staffs) on KBL technologies as part of IPM approach
  • Promote products and solutions through demo plots, field days or exhibitions, seminars, farm visits and use of KBL websites & social media
  • Use of the company CRM tool in all sales operations
  • Share learning and best practices within sales discussion forums & social media platforms
  • Monitor and report new market developments in crops, products and new projects
  • Effectively manage expenses (claims) and operate within set budgets

Desired qualities;

  • Understanding IPM approaches to determine solutions for customers (we encourage consultative sales approach)
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills. Mastery of local language (per each region) is an added advantage
  • Results- oriented and able to work independently and within a team environment
  • Must possess a valid motorbike rider license or ready to take up classes immediately

Only pre-qualified candidates will be contacted.

How to Apply

Submit your CV, copies of relevant documents and Application to  [email protected]

Use the title of the position as the subject of the email.

Application Deadline: 13th April 2022.

Sales Analyst Job at Sistema Biobolsa

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Sales Analyst Job at Sistema Biobolsa

Sales Analyst Job at Sistema Biobolsa… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Sistema Biobolsa.

Descriptions;

Sistema Biobolsa is a system that transforms the manure of animals into biogas and a potent, natural fertilizer. By inputting the manure in the system on a daily basis, you will be able to develop and grow your activities on the farm, improve your energy security, and protect the environment. Transforming your animals’ manure into resource will provide you with a better quality of life!

Responsibilities:

  • Developing meaningful dashboards and KPIs using analytical tools to present data that can be used rapidly by the Commercial Team.
  • Preparing and submitting regular reports based on the commercial team’s data for the National Sales Manager, Managing Director, CEO, investors and other external stakeholders.
  • Supporting partnerships through identifying and sourcing opportunities through inbound lead follow-up and tracking.
  • Supporting in lead management from the website to the relevant stakeholders.
  • Proactively contributing to our commercial strategy through data-based insights and creative suggestions.

More about YOU

  • You have 2-3 years of work experience in analytical roles. Experience in renewable energy sector will be an Added advantage
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Management Science / Business Administration / Social Sciences / Business Psychology.
  • You must have experience in:
    • Sales data analysis
    • Project management

How to Apply

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Application Deadline: 9th May 2022.

Head of Retail Life Sales Job at Metropolitan Cannon Life Assurance Limited

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Head of Retail Life Sales Job at Metropolitan Cannon Life Assurance Limited

Head of Retail Life Sales Job at Metropolitan Cannon Life Assurance Limited… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Metropolitan Cannon Life Assurance Limited.

Descriptions;

Metropolitan Life Kenya has been operating since 2007, offering primarily life insurance solutions to retail and corporate clients. In 2013, the company held a solid position in the market place and managed to increase market share. Established in 1964, Cannon Assurance has a wide footprint in Kenya, offering a comprehensive suite of insurance products and asset management solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement approaches to identify and develop new business opportunities in existing and under penetrated markets.
  • Contribute to the development and packaging of retail financial services solutions.
  • Develop and drive the implementation of the retail life sales strategy to maximize revenue
  • Develop and implement plans to increase and optimize the utilization of company life products and offer financial advice to clients.
  • Set revenue targets for the relevant products and set related key performance indicators for the team to achieve business targets.
  • Implement and operationalize strategic and tactical plans to enable service delivery and achieve business objectives.
  • Develop and oversee the implementation of quality assurance assessments, reporting processes and policies in line with business, compliance, and client requirements
  • Build and maintain relationships with clients and all stakeholders.
  • Deliver on service level agreements made with clients and internal and external stakeholders.
  • Develop client retention strategies and frameworks.
  • Establish a highly productive sales team and ensure that the team is well equipped to deliver on sales targets.
  • Effectively manage performance within the team to ensure achievement of business objectives.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or insurance field
  • Full ACII/ IIK or LOMA qualification
  • Over 8 years’ experience in sales and distribution, 3 of which should be at management level in a busy high performing Life business insurance operation.
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Strategic planning, budgeting and management experience
  • In-depth knowledge of Life Assurance products
  • Planning and organizing skills

How to Apply

Submit your CV, copies of relevant documents and Application to  [email protected]

Use the title of the position as the subject of the email

Application Deadline: 10th April 2022.
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