Project Officer Job in Kenya

Position:
Part Time Project Officer


Location:
Nairobi

Job Description

To provide technical assistance to the implementation of the
ENABLING AND EMPOWERING YOUNG PEOPLE THROUGH RIGHTS-BASED SEXUAL AND
REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH SERVICE DELIVERY AND COMPREHENSIVE SEXUALITY EDUCATION:
THIS restricted project is led by IPPF’s Member Association in the Netherlands
(Rutgers), and is implemented in 2 countries (Kenya and Togo) in Africa and has
a strong focus on strengthening both member association as centre of excellence
in the area of youth programming.



To support regional integration of the project, including through identifying
best practices and supporting staff at ARO and Member Associations (MAs) to
learn from the project.

Responsibilities

Programme Development and management

  • To provide technical support
    and guidance to Member Associations in all stages of the project (in
    country project and proposal development, implementation, capacity
    building, monitoring and evaluation).

  • To support Member Associations
    as they develop as regional Centres of Excellence in youth programming,
    facilitating the implementation of the Centres of Excellence model within
    the region.

  • To contribute to timely preparation
    or development of project’s relevant tools, proposals, reports, relevant
    documentation in line with internal monitoring and evaluation standards as
    well as donor requirements for approval and progression of the initiative.

  • To contribute to effective
    partnerships (internally and externally), collaboration and co-ordination
    with different project stakeholders (Central Office, ARO, Rutgers and MAs
    relevant projects and departments in implementation of the initiative.

  • To contribute to document best
    practices, to design and implement a dissemination strategy, to knowledge
    management and promotion of the uptake within the Secretariat of lessons
    learned and best practice from this and other (restricted) projects
    related to this project.

  • To contribute to the
    integration of the results of the project in programmes, policies and
    strategies.

  • To ensure that IPPF’s policy on
    protection of children and vulnerable adults is incorporated into all
    programme activities funded by this project.

  • To ensure gender is effectively
    mainstreamed within the remit of the post and in line with IPPF’s Gender
    Equality Policy.

  • To build and maintain positive
    relationships with all members of staff, and contacts within and outside
    the Federation.

  • To undertake any other
    reasonable duties as may be requested from time to time.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s in public health,
    health services management, social sciences, reproductive health or
    project management

  • 3-5 years’ experience in a
    similar position.

  • Experience working in
    Adolescent and youth programming, Monitoring and evaluation and Project
    management

  • Bilingual (French and English)

  • Good project management skills.

  • Good project/programme
    monitoring and evaluation skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills –
    articulate, tactful and diplomatic.

  • Good research, analysis and
    report writing skills.

  • Good written communication
    skills.

  • Good organizational and time
    management skills to meet tight deadlines.

  • Good budgeting and financial
    skills.

How to apply

For more details on the job description and on how to apply please
visit www.ippfar.org

Closing date Wednesday,  15th July
2020.

If you do not hear from us by 30th September
2020, please assume that your application was not successful.

IPPF offers a wide range of benefits and is an equal
opportunity employer.

Applications are particularly encouraged from women, people living
with disabilities,  people living with HIV and minorities.
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