Friday, April 4, 2014

NGO Program Director Job in Nairobi Kenya (USD 800 - 1,000)

Position: Program Director
Industry: NGO
Location: Nairobi
Salary: (800-1000USD)

Our client, is an international non-profit organization intended to promote world peace and cooperation under the motto “one family under God” is seeking to fill the position of a Program Director
Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Organizing staff and community members to get input no proposals.
  • Working with staff to develop program budgets for proposals.
  • Working with leadership staff to create proposals by providing relevant information and input from Kenya.
  • Driving the program expansion of the leading character and creativity initiatives along the framework of indicators to achieve programmatic metrics.
  • Expanding program and achieve uptake in targeted schools, leading expansion of school-based programs from 40 to 400 schools.
  • Facilitating teacher and principal professional training and workshops including curriculum development, outreach and day-of facilitation.
  • Facilitating community engagement workshops including curriculum development, outreach and day-of facilitation.
  • Organizing the planning and implementation of new/expanded programs with program/school staff.
  • Set up planning workshops for staff at implementation of programs.
  • Coordinating set-up meetings (if necessary) with donor/ partner organizations.
  • Provide ongoing implementation data for communication between the donor/partner and the leadership staff during implementation.
  • Assisting Resource Development by identifying staffing needs for new grants/asks.
  • Developing best practice sharing materials for highlighting at conferences and professional gatherings, and serve as an advocate or speaker as needed in the professional landscape of educators, youth leadership and civil society officials.
Skills and Qualification Required
  • Experienced with large-scale program design, implementation and evaluation.
  • 5-10 Years of relevant programmatic implementation experienced in the education setting.
  • Preference for someone with local community based engagement and program delivery in schools. 
To apply, send your CV and Cover letter ONLY to before 16th April, 2014. 

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