Thursday, August 4, 2011

Nursing Jobs in Kenyan NGO and other Vacancies

FH/Kenya (Food for the hungry, Kenya) a Christian relief and development NGO  seeks to fill in the following vacant positions at their Marsabit office:  This is a short term program funded by WFP and running from 15th August to 31st December, 2011

The BSFP (Blanket Supplementary Feeding Project)  Coordinator will supervise the entire operation of BSFP Project.
Compile distribution reports and monthly reports
Coordinate BSFP activities with other Nutrition activities
Work closely with DHMT for systematic treatment
Attend meetings -  DSG Coordination meetings

Degree in Nutrition, Nursing or any Health related field
Diploma in Nursing, Nutrition with 3 years experience in Community Nutrition
Experienced in food distribution preferably BSFP
Committed and hardworking person -  ready to work overtime and meet strict deadlines.

The BSFP Supervisor will oversee the entire BSFP distribution in different sites.
Update the project Coordinator regularly on distribution
Make sure that all the protocols are observed during distribution days.
Compile site distribution reports and monthly reports
Work closely with facility incharge for acquiring vaccines and any other materials/equipment for systematic treatment.

Qualifications / Experience
 Diploma in Nursing/Nutrition with 3 years experience

Experience in Commodity handling and distribution
 Be ready to work under strict deadlines

The BSFP  M & E Assistant will be incharge of the  BSFP Data base.

Create Project/Beneficiary Database.
Generate Distribution reports and send to the Coordinator
Train the staff on new monitoring tools.

Qualifications / Experience
Diploma in Business Administration/Statistics
Experience in WFP reporting procedures
Ready t o work long hours and adhere to strict deadlines

The BSFP Nurses will conduct systematic treatment during distribution days.

Compile reports of children/mothers given systematic treatment.
Refer those found malnourished or with other complications to appropriate programs
Ensure that the distribution is done according to the laid down procedures
Monitor stock out and replenish stocks

Qualifications / Experience
Diploma in Nursing
Experience in food distribution especially BSFP
Ready to work overtime and meet strict deadlines

Interested and qualified candidates should send their applications (clearly indicating their current or expected salary), updated CV with three referees, day telephone contacts to:

Human Resources Manager, FH Kenya
P O BOX 14978 -00800 NAIROBI,

Email address: or drop them at our Nairobi Office.(Life Ministry Centre, 3rd Floor Jabavu Road, Kilimani.  Next to Kilimani Police station) latest by 12 noon on 5th August, 2011.

Owing to the urgency of filling these positions, short listing will be done as soon as CVs are received.
NB: only short listed candidates will be contacted via mobile phone and should be ready to avail themselves for interviews within a short notice.