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Programme Manager-Resilient Livelihoods And Emergencies Job at ActionAid International Kenya - Career Opportunity in Kenya
Job Category: NGO - Non Government Organisations
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job: 18 June 2021
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 11-06-2021
Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 11-06-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 11-06-2065
Job Description

Vacancy title:
Programme Manager-Resilient Livelihoods And Emergencies

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Management ]

Jobs at:

ActionAid International Kenya

Deadline of this Job:
18 June 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, June 11, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Programme Manager-Resilient Livelihoods And Emergencies
Grade: F
Salary: Kshs. 239,247 per month
Location: Nairobi

Main purpose
The holder of this position shall be responsible for strategic direction, growth and coordination of AAK's work on resilient building programmes and humanitarian response. S/he is responsible for leading and overseeing the development and delivery of high quality. innovative, cost effective programs in both emergency and long-term development settings resulting in immediate and lasting change for communities living in poverty and exclusion. S/he will be responsible for monitoring programme quality. initiating and taking technical leadership in resilient livelihoods and emergencies focused studies, documentation and dissemination of innovations and good practices. S/he will ensure that the resilient livelihoods and emergencies programming is of excellent technical quality, attracts significant donor funding and contributes to AAK's strategic objectives, national/global learning and advocacy.

Minimum Requirements
a) Have a Bachelor's degree in social sciences, policy development or it's equivalent from a recognized University:
b) Have at least a minimum of seven (7) years post-academic experience in Disaster Response, Risk reduction and Resilience building programme management:
c) Have successfully demonstrated cross-functional leadership competencies (diligence, developing strategies, conflict resolution, analysis, communication and organizational awareness) as well as project planning skills).
d) Proven experience in working within influential coalitions and networks: advocacy and campaigns on Disaster Response. Risk reduction and Resilience building:
e) Demonstrated ability to work closely and effectively with administrative and community structure in a conflict and emergency context:
f) Have demonstrated experience in building capacity of partners and staff on Disaster Response, Risk reduction and resilience building
g) Experience of Implementing resilience and social cohesion programs in conflict settings.
h) Experience of managing partnership relationships and understanding of different donor requirements and ways of working.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 84

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


Job application procedure
Please visit ActionAid Kenya Website through the link . Applications should be received by close of business 18 June 2021. You are requested to highlight in the cover letter how you specifically meet the criteria for this role.
Due to high volumes of applications received, we can only correspond with short listed applicants. ActionAid International Kenya
promotes diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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