Tuesday, January 31, 2012

IT INTERNS REQUIRED IN KENYA

IT interns required

Requirements

Degree in any IT relevant field

Diploma in IT

PHP

JAVA

JOOMLA

MY SQL

MS SQL

Client server programming

C++

No experience required

Please send your cv to recruitment@xantiaconsulting.com on or before 6th February 2012.

SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER JOB IN KENYA

VACANCY: SENIOR PROGRAMME OFFICER – AFF

About the organization

The African Forest Forum (AFF) is an association of individuals who share the pursuit and commitment to the sustainable management, use and conservation of the forest and tree resources of Africa for the betterment of the socio-economic wellbeing of its people and for the stability and improvement of its environment. The purpose of AFF is to provide a platform and create an enabling environment for independent and objective analysis, advocacy and advice on all relevant policy and technical issues pertaining to achieving sustainable management, use and conservation of Africa’s forest and tree resources as part of efforts to reduce poverty, protect the environment and promote economic and social development.

About the position

The African Forest Forum is recruiting for the position of a Senior Programme Officer to be based at its headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, or some other location, reporting directly to the Executive Secretary.

CATHOLIC RELIEF SERVICE ASSISTANT OFFICER - COMPLIANCE AND INTERNAL CONTROLS JOB IN KENYA

POSITION IDENTIFICATION:
Department : Compliance and Internal Controls
Job Title : Assistant Officer- Compliance and Internal Controls
Grade : 4
Reports To : Compliance and Internal Controls Specialist
Supervises (Direct Reports Only) : None
Based In (Location) : Nairobi


JOB PURPOSE
The primary purpose of the position is to participate in and perform reviews and appraise financial, operating and administration policies, procedures, controls and records of CRS Kenya, CRS Kenya’s partners as assigned by the Compliance and Internal Controls Specialist.

The position assists the Compliance and Internal Controls Specialist in review and audit of CRS Kenya office programs and partners and to ensure the promotion of good stewardship of resources consistent with the purposes for which the funds were given.


MERLIN PHARMACIST / PHARMACEUTICAL TECHNOLOGIST JOBS IN KENYA

Position: Pharmacist / Pharmaceutical Technologist

Reporting To: Project Health Coordinator, Turkana

Working With: Other Medical team members


Merlin’s Mission

Merlin is a UK based international Humanitarian Non Governmental Organization providing health care to populations in crises. Merlin exists to provide an immediate and effective response to medical emergencies throughout the world.

The goal of the Kenyan mission is to address humanitarian and health crisis within Northern Arid Kenya with current operations in Turkana County while increasing capacity of local structures to deliver effective and quality health care services.

Overall Objective of the Position

ECLOF SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR AND INTERNAL AUDITOR JOBS IN KENYA

ECLOF Kenya a well established and fast growing Christian Microfinance company is seeking to recruit a born again Christian with a verifiable testimony, dynamic and talented staff with drive and passion for microfinance development to serve in the roles outlined below:-

Systems Administrator


Overall Job Purpose

Reporting to the IT Manager, the position is responsible for providing technical support to ECLOF Kenya systems and networks.


Duties and Responsibilities

Administer the ECLOF Kenya LAN and WAN, all the Servers and print database servers, E-mail servers and the client machines.
Provide ICT support to the organization.
Perform on time daily and weekly backups for all ECLOF Kenya systems and ensure that they are promptly taken for offsite storage.
Perform maintenance and repairs of all ECLOF Kenya hardware.
Monitor on a regular basis adherence to the laid down ICT policies and procedures in Head Office and the Business Units.
Upgrade the ECLOF Kenya systems as required from time to time. This includes performing software installations on servers and client machines.

MOUNT KENYA BOTTLERS BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY

Mount Kenya Bottlers Limited (MKBL) is a franchise of The Coca-Cola Company.

We are manufacturers and distributors of world class Coca-Cola brands namely Coke, Fanta,Sprite, Dasani, Novida and Minute Maid Juice among others. Over the years MKBL has experienced business growth within her territory.

To tap this great opportunity we are seeking to partner with strong entrepreneurial individuals or companies who are willing to invest a minimum of three (3) million Kenya shillings, a 3,000 square feet warehouse accessible by forty (40) feet truck and a serviceable half truck.

Opportunities are available within Kirinyaga, Embu, Nyeri, Meru, Laikipia, Tharaka- Nithi, Isiolo, Samburu, Marsabit and Moyale counties in markets such as Sagana, Karatina, Mukurweini, Othaya, Nyeri, Mwea, Kerugoya, Kutus, Nanyuki, Timau, Runyenjes, Marimanti, Kiritiri, Nyahururu, Chuka, Meru town, Laare, Maua, Mutuati, Isiolo, Archers post, Merille, Marsabit, Merti, Garbatula and Moyale.

TEACHERS JOBS IN KIGALI RWANDA

Green Hills Academy

Teachers Wanted

Kigali, Rwanda

This is a general call for applications from teachers for the year 2012 school year. Positions will be open in Secondary, Primary and Nursery schools due to enrollment growth.

Secondary School: Due to enrollment growth, we will need teachers in the following subjects: Economics, Physics, English, and Mathematics. Other subjects open from time to time, so applicants in any of these areas are also welcome.

Experience in teaching the above secondary subjects at IB Diploma and Cambridge IGCSE levels will be a definite asset. Consideration will be given to candidates with equivalent experience with their national curricula.

CALL CENTRE AGENTS JOBS IN KENYA - BRIDGE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIES

Position: Call Centre Agent (Several Positions)

Location: Nairobi

About Bridge International Academies

Bridge International Academies was conceived in 2007 out of the belief that giving every child access to a high quality education would have the greatest impact on reducing poverty worldwide.

With that guiding insight, Bridge International developed a strategy that would enable it to launch a large-scale network of high-quality, ultra low-cost, for-profit primary schools.

Operating a network of schools supported by a strong central headquarters gives Bridge International the scale, experience, and capacity to invest in systems of management, support, training, and innovation that allows individual schools to dramatically increase their effectiveness.

Using this model, Bridge International is able to profitably deliver high-quality education for $4 per child per month. This ensures that its academies will continue to successfully serve its communities as long as parents value the educational service provided.

MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPER JOB IN KENYAWEB, KENYA

Kenyaweb is a professional Mobile and Web application development company with the Head Office in Nairobi, and another branch in Mombasa Kenya.

We are seeking to recruit an interactive Mobile Application Developer preferably a lady with experience in developing full-scale mobile applications on the iOS, Android, Symbian and Windows platform.

We are particularly interested in an individual possessing a quality-oriented attitude, attention to detail and the capacity to debug her own code.

If you are looking for an opportunity to join a team of extremely talented programmers and designers with an aim to create exciting new consumer mobile products, then we should talk.

Responsibilities:

Develop new apps
Maintain existing apps

SAFARICOM NMC NETWORK SURVEILLANCE - SHIFT TECHNICIAN JOB IN KENYA

We are pleased to announce the following vacancy in the Network Operations and Support Department within the Technology Division.

In keeping with our current business needs, we are looking for a person who meets the criteria indicated below:

NMC Network Surveillance - Shift Technician

Ref: TECHNICAL_NMC-NS-ST_JAN 2012

Reporting to the Shift Support Team Manager; the holder of the position will ensure proper monitoring and detection of faults in the entire network coupled with timely and correct escalation to the various maintenance teams so as to meet the set network KPI’S.

Key Responsibilities

Network element fault identification, diagnosis, reporting, follow-up & fault clearance.
Proper fault escalation and network updates.
Perform proper reaction time for faults in the network.
Conduct proper 1st level fault clearance.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER JOB IN KENYA

Our client, a major player in the Telecommunications Industry is looking to fill the position of Business Development Manager.

The successful candidate will be responsible for building a market position by locating, developing, defining, negotiating, and closing business relationships based on VSAT Solutions.

Duties and responsibilities

Identifying, qualifying and capturing new business opportunities supporting the Company.
Planning and achieving target sales volume and growth.
Tracking, analyzing and communicating key sales administration performance metrics.
Supporting the company’s sales team including managing sales schedules, creating sales documents and proposals, and prioritizing customer sales requests.

MERCY CORPS VOLUNTEER TRAINERS - VILLAGE SAVINGS AND LOANS JOBS IN MURANGA COUNTY

Volunteer Trainers – Village Savings and Loans (VSL)

(7 positions, 1 per constituency)

Are you a youth living in any of the 7 constituencies Muran’ga County?

Are you passionate about young people and actively involved in youth activities where you live through a village Bunge?

Do you want to gain skills, tools and experience that can allow you to go into consultancy (self employment), work with micro-finance and business development institutions or NGO’s involved in community saving mobilization programs?

Then this opportunity is for you!

Mercy Corps through funding by USAID is currently implementing the Yes Youth Can (YYC) Program in Central Province.

The program is designed to empower Kenya’s youth population through building capacity of youth groups and organizations to engage with markets, governments and their immediate communities; and to pursue their legitimate needs and interests more effectively in a way that builds positive inter-ethnic networks.

The program has an economic empowerment component which includes formation of Village Savings and Loans (VSL) groups for young people within Bunges.

HEAD OF FINANCE JOB VACANCY IN MOMBASA KENYA

Head of Finance - Micro Finance

Basic Function:

The Head of Finance will be accountable for the administrative, financial, and risk management operations of the company, to include the development of a financial and operational strategy, metrics tied to that strategy, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.

Principal accountabilities are:

Provide leadership in the development for the continuous evaluation of short and long-term strategic financial objectives.
Ensure credibility of Finance by providing timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial trends and forecasts.
sustain corporate organizational goals and objectives as guided by the IFRS,CGAP guidelines and the MFI act 2006
Draft funding proposals for the approval by Board of Directors.

HEAD OF SALES AND MARKETING CAREER OPPORTUNITY IN KENYAN HOTEL

Head of Sales & Marketing

Our client is a leading hotel chain with multiple establishments located across the country.

They seek to recruit a dynamic results-oriented individual to develop and implement superior marketing strategies that will lead to the achievement of sales targets, maximized revenues and profits.

Job Profile

Create and implement workable marketing strategy targeting corporate clientele
Attain hotel set goals, profitability and achieve sales targets.
Liaise with travel agents to prospect new markets and opportunities.
Implement sales and marketing strategies, processes and systems.
Build effective internal and external customer relationship
Liaise regularly with other departments to produce progress reports.

Monday, January 30, 2012

REGIONAL FINANCE OFFICER VACANCY IN KENYA - WELTHUNGERHILIFE / GERMAN AGRO ACTION

Welthungerhilfe / German Agro Action is an International NGO operating in various counties in Kenya and is currently looking for a qualified Regional Finance Officer to be based at the Nairobi Regional Office.

The initial contract period is up to 31.12.2012 with possibility for renewal.

To qualify for this position the candidate should poses the following:-

Bachelor of Commerce Degree or an equivalent.
Minimum CPA Part II
Diploma in IT, with experience and excellent knowledge of Software/System development as well as proficiency in MS Access
3 years of progressive work experience in a busy finance/accounting set up preferably with an NGO

ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT AND NATIONAL COORDINATOR JOBS IN KISUMU

Sustainable Environmental Development Watch Network (SusWatch Kenya) Vacancies

The East African SusWatch (EA SusWatch) is a network of NGOs from Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania spearheaded by Uganda Coalition for Sustainable Development (UCSD), Sustainable Environmental Development Watch (SusWatch Kenya), and Tanzania Coalition for Sustainable Development (TCSD).

EA SusWatch Regional’s Secretariat is hosted by UCSD in Kampala, Uganda.

With support from Government of Sweden, the East African SusWatch Network is set to implement the Lake Victoria Environment Management Project (LVEMP II) Civil Society Watch project - a three-year project.

The following jobs are available:

National Coordinator

Based in Kisumu

1 Post

The National Coordinator (NC) will be answerable to the National Steering / Executive Committee and will be responsible for supervising the Accounts Assistant (AA).

The major terms of reference for the NC include but not limited to:

Implementation of national activities as per the Project’s agreed work plans
Link the National level actors (including communities and citizen groups in the LVB) with the Regional Lead Agency and other actors
Preparation of Quarterly and Annual Reports to the Regional Secretariat and national Executive / Steering Committee & network members.

Competencies

A first degree in development related studies, sociology, political science, economics, environment, or related fields plus at least 5 years experience in an advocacy and lobby setting within the LVB.
A Master’s degree is an added advantage

MSF SWITZERLAND FIELD PHARMACY MANAGER JOB IN KENYA

Medecins Sans Frontieres – Switzerland

Kenya Mission

Field Pharmacy Manager

MSF Switzerland (MSFCH) is a humanitarian medical organization providing emergency medical aid to populations in need.

Currently, MSF-CH has vacant post and wishes to recruit the above position based in Dagahaley refugee camp.

Main Tasks:

KIRWARA HIGH STORE KEEPER JOB IN KENYA

Kirwara High school is looking for a Store Keeper.

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

KCSE D+ (plus)
Craft certificate in supplies management
Computer literate
2 years working experience

MEDECINS DU MONDE LOGISITICS COORDINATOR JOB IN KENYA

M├ędecins du Monde (MdM) is an international humanitarian organisation whose mission is to provide medical care for the most vulnerable populations, the world over, including France.

It seeks to stimulate commitment from doctors, other health care providers, and from those whose expertise in other fields is needed for its activities, to enlist all competent support required for the achievement of its projects, and to seek at all times to encourage close working relationships with populations in its care.

General Description of the Role

The Logistics Coordinator guarantees the technical and logistics support to the field, the pertinence and coherence of logistics programmes and the adequacy of the means provided.

Whilst generally based in the capital, he is above all a field oriented officer, trying to spend at least 50% of his/her (hereafter referred to as “his”) time in the field, training and managing the field Logistic Officers and checking on the application of policies and use of the most appropriate logistic techniques, tools and equipment to cover operations needs.

WORKS OFFICER III VACANCY IN TOWN COUNCIL OF ITEN TAMBACH

Town Council of Iten Tambach,

Vacancy: Works Officer III, SS.10

The Town Council of Iten Tambach invites applications from interested and qualified persons to fill the vacant position of Works Officer III SS.10 in its staff establishment

Requirements

In possession of a mean grade of C+ at ‘O’ level.
A Higher National Diploma in Civil or Building Engineering from a recognized Polytechnic.
At least 3 years working experience in the relevant field or have served in a grade of Assistant Works Officer SS. 11 or equivalent position for a period of 3 years.

ACCOUNTANT JOB IN NAIROBI

Job Title: Accountant (Urgent)

Number of Positions Open: 1

Location: Nairobi Kenya

Closing Date: 1st Feb 2011

Summary

Iconet solutions ltd is a Pan Africa company incorporated in September 2007.

The Company is registered in Kenya under company’s act and communication commissions’ of Kenya (CCK).

The core value of our business is to ensure commitment, reliability and trust in the integration of IT technologies.

We are the technology Integration service Provider of choice in the Pan African Region.

We are specialists in installation and servicing/support of ICT and Telecommunications related products like:-Vsats, DVB’s, fibre optics, BTS optimization, Radwin, Winlink, LAN, IP Planning and various broadband wireless systems like:- Alvarion /Airspan /Redline Wimax, Wifi, Microtik, Level one, Airmux200 etc.

PSI INVITATION TO BID FOR SALES AND DISTRIBUTION OF EXPERIENTAL SERVICES

Population Services International/Kenya (PSI/Kenya) is a non-profit Social Marketing Organization which creates demand for essential health products and services by using private sector marketing techniques and innovative communications campaigns.

PSI/Kenya works with the commercial, non profit and public sectors to increase access to these products and services to low income and vulnerable populations.

We seek to enlist the services of a distribution agency with capacity, experience and expertise in servicing the rural and peri-urban retail trade with a view to improving distribution in a pilot scheme over a period of six months. Coverage will be in 33 Counties in Nyanza, North Rift, South Rift, Coast and Mountain regions.

Friday, January 27, 2012

SALES EXECUTIVES JOBS KENYA

We are looking for aggressive Sales Persons with Advertising Industry experience.

The candidates will be selling paper based advertising material including books, fliers, brochures, posters.

Job Tasks:

Grow company product awareness
Aggressively sell
Look out for tenders

PSO INTERN VACANCY KENYA

Job title: Private Sector and Civil Society Programme, Intern

Line Manager Title: Private Sector and Civil Society Programme Officer

Grade: Intern

Direct reports: None

Department: Private Sector and Civil Society

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Duration of contract: Six Months

Job summary

The PSO/CSO Intern’s primary role is to support the Regional Director, Programme Manager and Programme Officer in rolling out programmes and developing appropriate project planning, implementation mechanisms and systems for PSO/CSO Programme.

The intern is responsible for organising and coordinating office operations, maintaining office services, records and efficiency, as well as any other related duties as required

Roles and responsibilities

Work with TMEA’s PSO/ CSO Programme Officer to finalise the programme of engagement and yearly work plan
Assist with grant management including reporting and proposal tracking, proper filing and maintenance of all grant files, participating in Grants Opening and Closing meetings, disseminating grants/proposal documents, managing grantee portfolios and responding to information requests from the field and from other partners

ICEA LION JOB VACANCIES IN SALES AND MARKETING - LIFE ASSURANCE

Do you strongly desire to associate with the leading composite insurance company based in Kenya, with an expansive presence in the East African Region?

Are you searching for and attracted by the opportunity to sell and market products and services of a stable and reliable business partner?

Are you motivated by a high degree of independence and an environment where what you earn is directly congruent to your effort?

Then, we are interested in you! You should also possess the following attributes and proficiencies:

ICEA LION AGENCY HEADS JOBS IN KENYA

Agency Heads

The Roles involve:

Recruitment, Training and Motivation of the Sales Agents

Performance Management through achieving Units’ Sales Targets

Cultivating a Dynamic, Productive and Disciplined culture within the team

Marketing intelligence gathering

Leadership by example in Sales delivery

Education and skills required:

ICEA LION HEAD OF AGENCIES AND UNIT LEADERS JOB IN KENYA

Heads of Agencies & Unit Leaders

Do you strongly desire to associate with a leading life assurance company in Kenya, with a strong presence in the East African region?

Are you looking for an opportunity to lead a team of successful sales agents?

Would you be attracted by an opportunity to develop market leadership in life assurance products and services for a stable and reliable business partner?

Are you motivated by a high degree of independence and an environment where what you earn and incentives you get are directly congruent to your effort?

Then, we are interested in talking to you!

We have openings for Heads of Agencies and Unit Leaders in our Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Nyeri, Nakuru and Eldoret branches for suitably qualified candidates who, in addition to the above, also possess the following qualifications, attributes and proficiencies:

OSIEA PRGRAMME OFFICER JOB IN KENYA

We seek a dynamic, creative and committed programme officer to lead our East Africa disability rights program.

This is a joint project of the Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa (OSIEA) and the Open Society’s Disability Rights Initiative (DRI).

The position is housed in OSIEA, and reports to the OSIEA Director and the DRI Legal Advisor.

The Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa promotes vibrant, tolerant democracies in the region by awarding grants, developing programs, and bringing together diverse civil society leaders and groups.

The Disability Rights Initiative, the Open Society Foundations’ global program on disability rights, promotes national implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), focusing on the most marginalizing practices and marginalized groups through legal and policy reform.

Responsibilities

Provide a bold and strategic vision for innovative grant-making and program development by adding value to existing disability rights efforts within the organization and the region
Manage the disability grant-making and advocacy portfolio and identify strategies to advance focus areas

LAPTRUST CHIEF MANAGER, FINANCE AND INVESTMENT JOB VACANCY IN KENYA

Our client, Laptrust Administration Services Ltd, a leading Pension Scheme Administrator offering comprehensive retirement benefits and financial services in Eastern Africa is seeking to recruit a dynamic and visionary, strategic and talented individual with exceptional leadership and change management skills in the following position.

Chief Manager, Finance and Investment

Overall Purpose of the Job:

The Chief Manager, Finance and Investment will be responsible for providing technical and strategic leadership in financial statements reporting and management of the organization’s financial investment activities ¡n order to secure its financial resources and maximize on returns.


Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Managing Director/CEO
Oversee the preparation of annual plans, budgets and financial statements for the company, internal and external schemes.
Develop and implement sound financial investment strategies to ensure the continued funding and success of the organization.
Develop, implement and continually review the organization’s financial and investment policies and ensure compliance and safeguard the financial assets of the organization.
Design and implement investment structures and oversee asset management and allocation that will maximize returns to the organization.

IT OFFICER JOB VACANCY - PACT KENYA

Excellent Career Opportunity - IT officer

Pact ¡s an International non-governmental organization, which enables systematic solutions that allows those who are poor and marginalized to earn a dignified living, be healthy and take part in the benefits that nature provides.

Pact accomplishes this by strengthening local capacity, forging effective governance systems and transforming markets into a force for development.

Our three core values are:

Local Solutions — Our success comes from solutions created with the people we serve.

Partnerships — Partnerships deepen our impact and promote empowerment.

Results — Our work must transform lives and make them measurably better. How that change occurs is as important as the change itself.

Pact envisions a world where those who are poor and marginalized exercise their voice, build their own solutions, and take ownership over their future.

Reporting to the Communications specialist, the IT Officer will be based in Nairobi working closely with the Global IT department based in Pact’s Washington DC office in ensuring the smooth running of IT systems and support within the Kenya country office.

Specific duties include but not limited to:

Installation, Maintenance, and support of Windows servers (2003, 2008, 2008R).
Design, implementation and support of Active Directory

QUANTITY SURVEY JOB IN KENYA - JUNIOR LEVEL

Job Title: Junior Level Quantity Survey

Responsibilities:

Preparation of Budget estimates
Preparation of bills of Quantities
Monthly payment valuation
Preparation of contract documents
Attending site meetings.

MOTOR VEHICLE SALES REPS JOBS IN NYANZA, CENTRAL ,RIFT VALLEY AND COAST

Exciting Career Opportunities in Nyanza, Central, Rift Valley and Coast

A Long Established Leading Motor Vehicle Company seeks to recruit highly driven / Dynamic and results oriented Sales Executives for regional Markets in Nyanza, Central, Rift Valley and Coast Regions

Motor Vehicle Sales Reps

Ref: MSR/2012/NCRC

Qualifications:

University Degree or Diploma in Sales & Marketing or related field from a recognised Institution.
Practical Commercial approach and marketing skills
Minimum of 3 Years Demonstrated experience in Automobile or Capital Goods Industry
A well established existing client contact Network within the geographical region

GEOPOLICITY PROGRAMME MANAGER, FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT SPECIALSIT / ACCOUNTANT, TECHNICAL ADVISOR CONSULTANTS KENYA

International & National Experts

Geopolicity Inc is an established international management consultancy group based in the United Arab Emirates, specializing in political and economic intelligence in the fragile state context.

We focus on national programs with central government, with an emphasis on policy and strategy development.

You can learn more about Geopolicity Inc. and our work at our website www.geopolicity.com alongside information on sample projects and publications.

Geopolicity Inc. is currently seeking the following consultants for upcoming programs in Kenya:

Full Time Programme Manager (International Expert)

Full Time Financial Management Specialist / Accountant (Regional / National Expert)

Short Term Technical Advisor (Regional / National Expert)

Consultants will be required to:-

MSF EXPERIENCED CLINICAL OFFICER AND SOCIAL WORK SUPERVISOR JOBS IN MATHARE / EASTLEIGH NAIROBI

The international humanitarian organization Medecins sans Frontieres / Doctors without Borders is seeking for its Mathare / Eastleigh programme:

Experienced Clinical Officer for HIV and TB Clinic

The successful candidate will perform HIV and TB consultations at the Blue House Clinic in Mathare / Eastleigh.

Requirements:

Must be registered with the clinical officer’s council and have a valid practising license
At least 2 years experience as a clinical officer
Experience prescribing ARVs and TB treatment
Ability to analyse relevant laboratory results and to prescribe treatment accordingly
Experience in providing acute care e.g. trauma, coma, respiratory distress etc
Training in the clinical management of HIV and/or TB would be an advantage

Experienced Social Worker Supervisor

The successful candidate will be responsible for the supervision of the social work activities in MSF France HIV/TB and Sexual Gender Based Violence clinics.

Requirements:

Diploma in social work

SECRETARY / OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR JOB IN KENYA - URGENT

Secretary /Office Administrator urgently required for a Progressive Engineering Consultancy Firm.

The ideal candidate must possess the following minimum qualifications and competencies:

Honest, Hardworking and Age not exceeding 30 years
Highly proficient in MS Word and Excel
Be seriously dedicated to duty and a Team Player
Results oriented and can work with little or no supervision

PAN AFRICA LIFE TRAINING MANAGER JOB IN KENYA

Pan Africa Life the leading life insurer is now inviting prospective candidates to be part of its illustrious insurance profession and grow their careers further.

Job Title: Training Manager

Reporting to: National Sales Manager

Overall Description

General Description of the Role

The incumbent will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing comprehensive training and development programs for the attainment of the company’s business objectives by ensuring that agents develop proficiency in the skills and competencies they require to deliver agency objectives.

This is a field based position that requires frequent travel to our 13 branch offices across the country.

The essential duties and responsibilities will be:

To identify sales skills and do competency mapping for the entire sales team
Knowledge management and capacity building by implementing selling models; monitor, evaluate and give feedback on the sales force sustainable continuity

SALES AGENTS AND LEGAL OFFICER JOBS IN KENYA

Legal Officer

A fast growing Property Developer seeks to employ a highly motivated legal officer with the following requirements.

A Bachelor’s degree in Law
Two years’ experience in a busy contracts and conveyancing department.
The applicant must be an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya
A current practicing license

Additional Skills required include:

Good judgment,
Planning and organization skills,

OXFAM FUNDING OFFICER JOB IN KENYA

Funding Officer

D1 Level; Fixed Term 1 year

Based in Nairobi; Kenya

Who we are

Oxfam’s Kenya Programme is a complex programme that incorporates both rapid and slow onset emergencies as well as longer term development and policy work.

Oxfam Kenya applies a one programme approach which means it has multiple activities that support a holistic approach to humanitarian, development and advocacy for long lasting change in poverty reduction.

Oxfam in Kenya works principally in Turkana, Dadaab and Wajir, the Nairobi informal settlements and on national level advocacy and coordination issues in multi stakeholder fora.

This post will work closely with the Country Funding Coordinator and manage established relationships with donors; To support programme staff and partners with contract management in order to maintain and grow levels of funding within the Kenya programme.

We require a highly experienced Funding Officer for Oxfam GB Kenya Programme to deliver successfully on the country strategy.

The Role

This role will work with the Country Funding Coordinator to strengthen relationships with key donors by building restricted fund-management capacity within programme teams and inducting new staff on funding issues.

AFRICAN WILDLIFE FOUNDATION SENIOR PROGRAM MANAGER JOB IN KENYA

The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) is the leading international conservation organization focused solely on the African continent.

AWF’s mission is, together with the people of Africa, to ensure that the wildlife and wild lands of Africa will endure forever.

AWF currently seeks to hire a Senior Program Manager, Conservation Enterprise (Africa) to be based in its offices Headquarter Offices in Nairobi, Kenya.

The successful applicant will report to the Vice President, Program Operations.

Working very closely with the Associate Conservation Enterprise Director, this new position will have primary day- to – day operational responsibility for designing, developing and monitoring conservation enterprise investments for AWF across Eastern, Central, Western and Southern Africa.

The successful applicant will also be required to support development of the African Wildlife Fund (AWC) – working directly with the Investment Manager.

COMMERCIAL AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER JOB IN KENYA

Commercial & Business Development Manager

Job Ref: SF/CM/1/12

This is a Senior Executive position within an ISO 9001 : 2008 Company that specialises in Security and Strategic Risk Management, enabling clients to operate safely and efficiently in hostile environments.

Roles and Responsibilities

The primary role function will be to drive growth within the Company, develop new services and
expand the client base with the key functions of managing clients and the generation of incremental core business, as well as manage the entire commercial aspects of the company.

Key tasks to include:

Directing the sales team and developing sales strategies
Identifying potential clients and personally making approaches at board and senior management level.
Preparing board papers, drafting and editing proposals.
Project planning, costing and implementation through start up to hand over.

REAL PEOPLE OPERATIONS MANAGER, SENIOR LOAN OFFICER JOBS IN ARUSHA TANZANIA

About the Organization:

REAL PEOPLE a company with substantial branch network throughout South Africa, as well as operations in Tanzania, Kenya, and Uganda is seeking to recruit persons with experience, passion, commitment and who are results oriented to support its Group Lending Program in Arusha - Tanzania.

1. Operations Manager - Arusha (Tanzania)

One Position


Tasks and Responsibilities:

Responsible in overall co-ordination of all branch activities viz. supervision, branch growth, custodian of the assets, reporting, management, and liaising with the local administration.
Provides direction and focus on overall branch production and motivating the branch team towards achieving production targets
Responsible for Branch portfolio performance management in conjunction with Loan Officers
Building capacity within the organization by carrying out staff training, evaluation of training needs, assessments, new staff orientation, motivation, and staff appraisal.
Responsible in Branch planning, monitoring and evaluation of targets and achievements.
Responsible for excellent customer service delivery in the branch

CLERKS OF WORKS, SENIOR SITE FOREMAN, SITE SUPERVISORS JOBS IN KENYA

Construction Works Job Opportunity

A design and construction company with operations in Nairobi, Juba, Addis Ababa & Sacramento California is looking for the following personnel to add to its work force for its prime projects;

1. Clerk(s) of Works

2. Senior Site Foreman

3. Site Supervisors

PROPERTY SALES AGENTS JOBS IN KENYA

A leading Property Developer is seeking to contract reputable Property Sales Agents to sell their fast moving residential units in Nairobi.

Requirements

Registered sales Agents with established offices.
Minimum 3 years sales experience of selling residential units.
Proven ability to fund own marketing and sales activities.
Demonstrated high integrity and professionalism.

MONITORING AND EVALUATION COORDINATOR JOB IN KENYA - USAID AMPATH

The Academic Model Providing Access to Health Care (AMPATH) is a project under the auspices of Moi University School of Medicine and Moi Teaching and Referral Hospital whose aim is to provide sustainable efforts in quality healthcare and HIV Prevention and Care.

Besides the MTRH site, AMPATH also runs clinics at 25 outreach sites in Rift Valley, Nyanza & Western Provinces.

Applications are invited from qualified candidates for the following vacant position in AMPATH- Program - Primary Health Care Initiative (PHC)

Post: Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator

1 Post

Reporting to the PHC PI, under the oversight of the M&E Manager, the incumbent will among others be responsible for the following:

Duties and responsibilities

Help establish and oversee PHC M&E system
Work with clinical teams to assist with setting and measuring targets
Help design evaluations that consider contextual information and community perspectives
Assist in design of data collection instruments, Produce high quality data analysis and reports
Manage the M&E internal reports process within PHC, Assist in the production of reports for external purposes (i.e. to funders and other stakeholders)
Ensure high quality data is being collected, Help train on use of data collection tools
Design reporting templates, any other duty as may be assigned.

PROCUREMENT AND SUPPLIES OFFICER, DATA ENTRY OPERATOR JOBS IN KENYA

We are an agricultural State Corporation based in Nairobi with an extensive network of operations countrywide.

We urgently seek to fill the following vacancies in the establishment with dynamic and result oriented individuals.

1. Procurement and Supplies Officer

Job Purpose: Reporting to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring timely availability of required supplies and materials at competitive terms and as per approved corporate policies and procedures.

Key Responsibilities:

Developing and reviewing procurement policies and procedures in liaison with the Corporation’s Board and other relevant committees.
Formulating supply policy management to ensure that the corporation’s supplies goals and objectives are met.
Reviewing the provision, procurement, stock-holding and stock control policies on a progressive basis
Ensuring that supplies accounting and other stores procedures are followed and updated as necessary.
Coordinating purchases requirements from user departments.
Developing and reviewing of purchasing policies and procedures to keep up with changing economic trends.

HOUSING FINANCE INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGER JOB IN KENYA

Housing Finance (HF), Kenya’s Premier mortgage company with country wide operations has exciting opportunities for talented, dynamic, self-driven and results oriented individuals who are committed to performance excellence.

Information Security Manager

The main purpose for this role is to ensure that the Bank’s information and ICT assets are accessible and secured against any breaches and that our standards, policies, processes, controls and business continuity plans support this at all times so as to ensure confidentiality, integrity, availability and auditability.

The successful applicant will be responsible for the following key result areas:

Develop, implement and review the ICT information security policy and procedures against best practice and industry standards.
Monitor the bank’s compliance with the ICT information security policies and procedures and manage the implementation of any corrective actions.

MURAMATI SACCO GRADUATE TRAINEES JOBS IN KENYA

Muramati Sacco is one of the fastest growing Saccos in Kenya.

We are seeking suitable candidates for our Graduate Trainee program.

Graduate Trainees

Ref: MMTI/GDT1/2012


Candidates Qualifications

Is a fresh graduate with Upper Second Class Honours or above in Finance, Marketing, Business Administration, Economics, Accounts, Management, Entrepreneurship OR other business degree
Have graduated in the last two years
Is 26 years of age or below
Has a history of outstanding performance in academic projects, internships and extra-curricular activities which can be verified
Is an excellent communicator with matching interpersonal skills
Has demonstrated leadership abilities

KCB BANK GROUP MANAGEMENT TRAINEES JOBS IN KENYA

Company Background

KCB Group is a leading banking group in the Eastern African Region renowned for its diversity and growth in the region.

The Bank is seeking to recruit dynamic and results oriented Management Trainees to join a team committed to growing the Bank in volume and profitability.

The Positions

The Management Trainees will undergo a 24 month structured training program after which they will be posted to management positions across the business.

The People

In order to qualify for consideration for the above positions, all applicants should:

Be Kenyan citizens aged 28 years and below.

TRAININGS MANAGER JOB IN KENYA - AFRICAN ECONOMIC RESEARCH CONSORTIUM(AERC)

The African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) is seeking a seasoned, proactive, independent thinking and results oriented professional for the position of Manager, Training Programmes.

Reporting to the Training Director, the position holder will be responsible for the planning and management of the Programmes, coordinating the preparation of courses and reproduction of teaching materials, engagement of lecturers and examination of students.


Key deliverables will be:

Ensuring the smooth running of the Collaborative Masters and Collaborative PhD Programmes by ensuring that students are admitted according to the agreed criteria;
Preparation of the annual programme for work and budgets for the program
Monitoring the progress of teaching at host universities and the Joint Facility Electives;
Participating in the preparation of programme funding proposals to donors;
Managing the scholarship and grants to the universities,;
Preparing periodic projections of expenditures as may be required by funders of the Programmes;
Preparing all donor reports on programme implementation and following up on various issues with departments, students and partner institutions;

LUTHERAN WORLD RELIEF COUNTRY DIRECTOR JOB IN KENYA

Lutheran World Relief (LWR) is US non-governmental organization headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, that works with partners worldwide to reduce poverty and injustice by helping communities increase and expand the resources they need to live productive, healthy and empowered lives.

LWR, with a regional office in Nairobi, Kenya and Country Offices in Uganda and Tanzania, currently seeks to recruit for the position of a Country Director (CD) for its Kenya Operations that consist of a portfolio of programs with partners in agriculture value chain development, natural resource management, health and livelihoods.

Purpose:

The CD is the leader-manager for LWR’s office in Kenya and the official spokesperson for LWR in the country.

Her/his primary responsibility is to develop both short-term and long-term strategies for sustainable development, provide direction and vision to office staff and coordinate with peer international NGOs in a manner that comports with LWR’s vision, values, and strategy.

S/he plays a key role, working with other LWR Departments to link programs and partners to donor, constituent, and advocacy targets.

The CD also has overall responsibility for ensuring that the office is efficiently and effectively managed according to policies, and liaising with local government

KENYA RED CROSS GRANTS OFFICERS, M AND E OFFICERS, REGIONAL PROGRAMME COORDINATORS JOBS IN KENYA

Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) is a humanitarian relief organization created by the Act of Parliament, Cap 256 of the Laws of Kenya of 21st December 1965. Its vision is to be the most effective, trusted and self-sustaining humanitarian organization in Kenya.

KRCS has been appointed the Principal Recipient (PR) for Global Fund (GF) Round 10 HIV Grant. It is in this respect that the Society has set up the Global Fund Programme Management Unit (GF PMU).

The unit is looking for qualified persons to fill the following positions:

Position Title: Regional Programme Coordinator

6 Positions

Reporting to: Regional Manager

Job Location: Mombasa, Machakos, Nyeri, Nakuru, Eldoret, Kisumu

Overall Purpose

Reporting to the Regional Manager, the Regional Programme Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating and providing strategic and visionary leadership with full operational responsibility in the development, implementation and evaluation of strategies to effectively address emerging issues, risks and opportunities related to the Global Fund programme in their respective Regions.

S/He will spearheading the implementation of strategic capacity enhancement processes as well as reviewing the PR and the Sub recipients’ performance to ensure effective utilization of physical, financial and human resources allocated for the Non State Actors in there respective regions.


Duties & Responsibilities

Provide strategic leadership and direction to staff in the Region to design, implement and evaluate strategic action plans and budgets in line with approved Global Fund (GF) policies and international best practices aimed at ensuring effective and efficient use of resources.
Direct and exercise overall control of the GF’s operations in the Region to ensure that its activities are managed in a professional and efficient manner in order to meet its strategic objectives
Implement effective Grants management policies and systems for monitoring and reporting financial performance of Non State Actors to ensure proper management and accountability of funds in line with financial and budgetary policies and procedures of GF in the Region.
Provide leadership in ensuring Programme Quality and alignment to National Policies, Guidelines and strategies in the Region.
Oversee the implementation of resource allocation, efficient program implementation, and competent program monitoring and reporting in the Region.
The link between the GF program and the Region Management team.
Participate in multidisciplinary teams to develop, implement and evaluate strategic management plans to improve organisational effectiveness.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelors Degree in Public Health, Nursing, Medicine or related Health field.
MPH, MBA or equivalent qualifications with certificate in project management will be an added advantage
Over five (5) years experience in Grants and Programme Management.
Previous work in HIV and or Health grant programs.

AGA KHAN UNIVERSITY SENIOR FACULTY NURSING JOB IN KENYA

The Advanced Nursing Studies Programme of the Aga Khan University (AKU) was developed in consultation with the Nursing Councils and the Ministries of Health of the governments of Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda, to improve the clinical practices and leadership skills of nurses working in the region.

This programme is now growing into a School of Nursing and Midwifery and therefore we seek senior faculty members who will be instrumental in moving this agenda forward.

AKU invites applications for the following positions based in Nairobi, Kenya, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Kampala, Uganda:

Senior Faculty, Nursing

The incumbents will primarily be involved in teaching, research and practice in several of our programmes including undergraduate programmes.

They will also be expected to serve in the University’s academic committees and participate in multidisciplinary activities.

In addition, they will be responsible for quality assurance of all programmes, curriculum development and be actively involved in contributing to the nursing profession nationally, regionally and internationally.

SALES EXECUTIVES JOBS IN KENYA (25000) - SANITATION BUSINESS

Our client is a medium sized firm involved in the sanitation business.

Title: Sales Executive

Reports to: Sales and Marketing Manager

Based at: Head Office

Job purpose:

To plan and carry out direct marketing and sales activities, so as to maintain and develop sales of sanitation products in accordance with agreed business plans and set targets

Key responsibilities and accountabilities:

Maintain and develop a computerized customer and prospect database.
Plan and carry out direct marketing activities (principally direct mail) to stay within agreed budgets and achieve target sales volumes.
Respond to and follow up sales enquiries by post, telephone, and personal visits.
Maintain and develop existing and new customers through planned individual account support, and liaison with internal order-processing staff.
Monitor and report on activities and provide relevant management information.
Ensure that operating costs are kept as low as possible.
Carry out market research, competitor and customer surveys.
Maintain and report on equipment and software suitability for direct marketing and sales reporting purposes.
Liaise and attend meetings with other company functions necessary to perform duties and aid business and organizational development.
Assist in the inspection of units on a regular basis to ensure that they are in working order and/or repairs are attended to promptly

Qualifications

A minimum of a diploma in sales/Marketing. A degree is a plus.
Have worked in the services industry. Those with experience working for a cleaning or waste or environmental company have an added advantage.
There will be a retainer of K'sh 25,000.Commissions.
Minimum age of 24 years and a maximum of 33 years. Client is looking for a young and energetic person.
Able to think creatively.
Leadership and initiative skills
Ability to meet targets unsupervised.

If you feel up to the challenge, please email jobs@corporatestaffing.co.ke.

Indicate Sales Executive job as the subject line.

Do not attach certificates at this stage.

This is an urgent position and priority will be given to those available immediately.

NAIROBI BOTTLERS MARKET INSIGHT AND COMPETITIVE INTELLIGENCE MANAGER JOB IN NAIROBI

Responsibilities

Reporting to Market and Channel Activation Manager, the successful candidate’s main responsibilities will be;

To Develop and Manage marketing information systems.

Analyze brand health research & report consumer insights/opportunities against brand pack mix monthly.

Conduct research to understand consumer preference (As required) and opposition marketing activities as required

FSI CAPITAL MARKETING OFFICERS JOBS IN KENYA - COMMISSION BASED

We are a micro-finance institution that does trade finance in Kenya.

We are located in Nairobi, Mombasa and Thika.

We seek to recruit commission based marketing officers to be based in these regions.

One year experience of sales and marketing in a financial institution is an added advantage.

Submit your application letter, C.V and testimonials to:

P.O Box 49387 -00100 Nairobi

Or Email: recruits@fsicapital.co.ke

or call:

Nairobi - 0725095332
Mombasa – 0722684947
Thika - 0713080896

FAST FOOD JOINT VACANCIES IN NAIROBI - CASHIER, WAITER AND WAITRESSES

A new fast food joint in Nairobi west is recruiting new staff.

The positions will require working long hours and will be required to work late into the night.

Cashier

Job Description:

Will be in charge of the cash register
Balancing the register at the end of the shift

Requirements:

Diploma in front office operations
1 year front desk/receptionist experience preferably in hospitality industry
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills with strong ability to create the right impression
Ability to accurately record information
Great attention to detail
Cross-cultural awareness and sensitivity
High degree of honesty and integrity

BOC GASES TECHNICAL SALES REPRESENTATIVES JOBS IN KENYA

BOC Kenya Limited is a market leader in industrial and medical gases, welding equipment and consumables, medical equipment and related services.

The Company operates to the highest global standards and has access to the latest in cutting edge research and technologies provided by its parent company, The Linde Group of Germany.

The company has established subsidiaries in Tanzania and Uganda with a distribution network of resellers within the East African Region.

Candidates are sought to fill the following positions based in Nairobi and Kisumu Region

Technical Sales Representatives - Key Accounts

The purpose of this role will be to identify new business opportunities, market company’s products, and manage a portfolio of major accounts.

Key responsibilities / Accountabilities

Offer to customers a wide range of company products and services in line with the company growth strategies
Prepare the annual business development plans focused on the growth agenda, follow up yearly targets and objectives; determine new opportunities by analysing business needs.
Identify and develop new business opportunities and creative solutions in application of company products in the industry.
Develop and implement strategies for new products and services.
Grow sales by identifying gaps; improve profits through effectively optimising pricing opportunities and implementing best commercial practices.

KNHCR PRINCIPAL HUMAN RIGHTS OFFICER JOB IN KENYA

The Kenya National Commission on Human Rights (KNCHR) is an independent National Human Rights Institution established by the Government of Kenya through an Act of Parliament (the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights Act 2011) and under the United Nations Paris Principles.

It is a constitutional commission created by Article 59 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 with the core mandate of furthering the protection and promotion of human rights in Kenya.

The Commission acts as a watchdog over the Government in the area of human rights, and provides leadership in moving the country towards a human rights state.

The Commission fulfils its human rights mandate through a number of programmes, including Research and Compliance, Public Education and Training, Complaints and Investigations, Redress and Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.

The Commissions’ main office is in Nairobi and currently it has two regional offices in Wajir and Kitale. Officers may serve in the Head Office or in any of the regional offices.

The Commission is inviting applications for the following position in Redress Department:-

Principal Human Rights Officer (Redress Department)

Ref: HR/RED/12/02

Location: Head Office, with occasional field travel

Duration: Five years contract (renewable)


Key Duties and Responsibilities

Head of the Redress/Legal Services Department.
Scrutinise, analyse and advise on all petitions referred to the Redress Department for the possibility of legal resolution or other forms of redress.
Utilize (ADR) Alternative Dispute Resolutions mechanisms for redress of human rights violations.
Undertake and coordinate identified Public Interest litigation and Public Inquiries on human rights matters.

KCB BRAND MANAGER PERSONAL BANKING JOB IN KENYA

Kenya Commercial Bank, renowned for its diversity and growth in the Region is currently strengthening its support for group operations and business with the aim of maintaining Best Practice whilst also responding to the growing Business needs to support internal and external Customer Service delivery objectives and increase shareholder value.

To this end the following challenging positions have arisen and candidates with the requisite competencies and qualifications described below are hereby encouraged to apply.

Brand Manager, Personal Banking

Job Ref: MKT 03/2012


The Position:

Reporting to the Marketing Manager Retail, the role is responsible for the articulation of marketing roll out plans and the subsequent successful rollout of the same in conjunction with the respective Business Units as assigned.

Key Responsibilities:

Planning - Development and implementation / execution of marketing plan for Personal Banking.
BU Engagement - Work closely with the unit heads, product development team and sales teams to stay abreast of operational capabilities.
Campaigns/Promotions - Work with partner agencies/suppliers to ensure timely execution and performance tracking of promotional projects and campaigns.
Project management - Coordinate partner agencies and suppliers to execute product activations for Personal Banking products effectively within set timelines.

VESTERGAARD FRANDSEN AREA MANAGER JOB IN KENYA - FOOD SECURITY

Vestergaard Frandsen has been a family-owned company for more than 50 years, and operates under a unique “humanitarian entrepreneurship” business model that is dedicated to creating and deploying technologies that improve the lives of people in developing countries.

We are driven by an abiding desire to lessen the burden on those populations most vulnerable and we have aligned our business objectives with the United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals.

Vestergaard Frandsen is not content with “business as usual,” and has been at the forefront of innovation of disease prevention in the developing context.

Backed by research in the lab and in the field, our disease-control products include cutting-edge PermaNet¨ 3.0 bed nets, ZeroVector¨ Durable Lining, and ZeroFly plastic sheeting; award-winning and widely used LifeStraw¨ and LifeStraw¨ Family water filters; and innovative frameworks to reach those in need, like our LifeStraw Carbon for Water campaign, and the inte- grated CarePack¨.

Thanks to our robust product portfolio, more than half a billion people in the developing world will enjoy a brighter and healthier future.

Our headquarters are in Switzerland, with regional offices in Ghana, India, Indonesia, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, the UAE, the US, and Vietnam ensuring a global reach.

In support of United Nations’ Millennium Development Goals 1 and 7, Vestergaard Frandsen is developing a portfolio of food security solutions.

In addition to the public health areas we have worked in for years, food security represents our renewed and expanded focus on supporting the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals, for our food security unit we are seeking to recruit for Area Manager, Food Security.

SALES ACCOUNTS MANAGER JOB IN KENYA

Position: Sales Accounts Manager

Department: Sales and Marketing

Duties and Responsibilities:

Gaining a clear understanding of customers' businesses and requirements;
Listening to customer requirements and presenting appropriately to make a sale;
Maintaining and developing relationships with existing customers in person, and via telephone calls and emails;
Arranging meetings with potential customers while prospecting for new business;
Acting as a contact between the company and its existing and potential markets;
Negotiating on price and costs, delivery and specifications with buyers and managers;
Challenging any objections with a view to getting the customer to buy;
Recording sales and order information and sending copies to the accounts office;
Reviewing your own sales performance, aiming to meet or exceed targets;
Gathering market and customer information; Feeding future buying trends back to employers;
Attending team meetings and sharing best practice with colleagues.
Daily tracking of sales.

GBC INTERN CUSTOMER CARE EXECUTIVE JOB IN KENYA

Position: Intern Customer Care Executive

We Hire Character and Train Skills

Reports to: Communications and Corporate Affairs Manager

GBC offers flexible ICT web solutions in web design, web based Monitoring and Evaluation (M & E) systems and reporting tools, mobile web applications, domain registration, web hosting, social media and internet marketing and other web design services with professional project delivery and expert advice.

We assist clients improve organizational and individual performance by leveraging well-managed ICT infrastructure, backed up by expert support and advice.

We aim at being the ICT web solutions provider of choice in Eastern Africa based on our client approach.

Education & Skills:

A Bachelor’s degree/ diploma in communication, public relations, front office or equivalent training in Hospitality.
Knowledge and experience in IT industry operations.
A confident and determined demeanor.
A minimum of 6 months work experience
Vibrant personality with high integrity standards
Excellent communication skills.
Courtesy, tact and ability to work effectively in a team environment

IPSOS SYNOVATE RESEARCH EXECUTIVE JOB IN TANZANIA

Are you Curious?

An exciting business seeks an exciting individual...

Are You the One?

Ipsos Synovate is a prime source of holistic market information services that enhance planning and decision making in the Private, NGO and Public Sectors across sub-Saharan Africa.

We are an integrated media research & media monitoring, social and market research company providing evidence and insights which inform and advise on a wide range of business and social issues.

Senior Research Executive (QUANT) – Tanzania

The Role:

Responsible for both accounts and individual projects within a quantitative remit, for growing business within the specialism from both existing and new clients, managing and leading the research team in terms of development, efficiency, staff continuity, capacity and research. This function takes on both a management role as well as a technical role.
Ensure profitability of all projects at proposal and work stage.
Enable Ipsos Synovate Tanzania to maintain the cutting edge in terms of personnel, research methodologies, knowledge and insights. This involves an influence on the strategic direction and operating plan of the business through reporting on emerging opportunities and threats, and providing a consistent and integrated view of customers through the interpretation of market and customer data.
Developing & strengthening relationships with current and potential clients.
Ensuring the team’s focus is in alignment with Ipsos Synovate Global & Ipsos Sub Saharan Africa strategic focus.
Support sales through input into research design for key clients as well as insights into results obtained from research conducted for key clients.

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BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR JOB IN KENYA

Position: Business Administrator

Location: Nairobi

Industry: Security

Our Client, a leading high-tech security provider in East Africa with its corporate headquarters in Nairobi is looking for a qualified and experienced individual to fill the position of a Business Administrator.

The ideal candidate should have strong supervisory skills, a mature personality and be able to manage people.


Key Responsibilities

Conduct daily supervision activities for guards and Backups as per schedule prepared on targets set for supervision.
Accurately check all guards at post and ensure they have all the necessary equipment and possess uniforms, are groomed and are hygienic.
Record and update On Baton the start time of checking areas, and the time taken to complete the first round of checking for every shift.

SAFARICOM RADIO OPTIMIZATION TEAM MANAGER JOB VACANCY IN KENYA

Radio Planning Optimization Team Manager

Ref: TECHNICAL _ RPOTM_JAN_2012

Reporting to the Senior Manager Radio Planning & Optimization RND Nairobi; the holder of the position will be in charge of Coordination of New sites planning; Capex management; People Management; Vendor Opcos relationships; Project management; Frequency plan management and guideline review; Managing Network Upgrade plans and traffic modeling; Nominal Cell planning and strategy guidelines; Coordinate testing and activation of new Features and Continuously monitor and advice on technological trends and best practices.


Key Responsibilities

Prepare accurate and timely equipment forecast for capacity Upgrades. Evaluate cost- benefit analysis for all capital spending on tools and equipment.
Nominal site planning: (UMTS/GSM/LTE).
Define need for capacity, coverage and quality sites. Coordinate timely release of all new sites plans.
Ensure redesigns, integration parameters and BTS signoffs are issued in time.
Post-debar site evaluation to ensure optimal performance of all new sites.
Manage the regional team to optimize the radio network to the agreed capacity KPI’s.
Manage regional and inter frequency planning.
Provide equipment forecasting input, prepare accurate traffic model, plan and coordinate implementation of capacity upgrade plans.

BRANCH SUPERVISOR JOB IN KENYA - INSURANCE INDUSTRY

Our client, a leader in the insurance industry, is looking to fill the position of a Branch Supervisor who will report to the Assistant Manager - Underwriting / Branch Manager and will be based in Nairobi.

Overall Responsibility

The primary responsibility of this function will be to perform and ensure all underwriting and other administrative processes in the branch are carried out in line with overall corporate objectives.


Specific Roles and Responsibilities

Assist in overseeing the activities of underwriting in the branch.
Vetting all risks to ensure that only quality business is accepted into the company at acceptable rates.
Ensuring that the risks undertaken by the company are adequately covered through reinsurance programmes.
Ensuring proper customer service within the branch.
Certificate management.
Participate in sales initiatives.
Ensure that the policy documents are prepared and dispatched.
Advise client of acceptance terms.

CATHOLIC DIOCESE LODWAR HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER JOB IN LODWAR

The Catholic Diocese of Lodwar wishes to announce a vacant post of a Human Resources Officer

Duties and Responsibilities

Recruiting and staffing;
Organizational departmental planning;
Performance management and improvement systems;
Organization development;
Employment and compliance to regulatory concerns regarding employees;
Employee on boarding, development, needs assessment, and training;
Policy development and documentation;
Employee relations;
Company-wide committee facilitation;
Company employee and community communication;
Compensation and benefits administration;
Employee safety, welfare, wellness and health;
Charitable giving; and

INTEL KENYA FIELD APPLICATION ENGINEER JOB POSITION

Intel Corporation, Kenya, Nairobi

Field Application Engineer

Description

This is a commissioned sales position.

You will be responsible for giving product presentations to the customer describing how Intel products provide the optimum solution to their application.

Develop a clear understanding of Intel's business practices including pricing, forecasting, T/C's, Distribution and Business Code of Ethics.

During customer's product design, responsible for design assistance including on-site visits to review designs, examine customer problems and provide suggestions on optimal ways to use Intel products.

Manage relationships between Intel and customers by establishing relationships with key individuals at accounts.

Identify and develop new opportunities within accounts.

IRC DRIVER, PROCUREMENT OFFICER,ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT AND OTHER VACANCIES IN KENYA

The International Rescue Committee (IRC) in Kenya serves vulnerable populations in the Turkana and Garissa regions as well as in Eastleigh, Nairobi.

The IRC implements programs in the areas of comprehensive primary health care, nutrition, protection, peace building, water and sanitation and hygiene (WASH), HIV/AIDS prevention, response to gender based violence, disaster risk reduction (DRR), livelihoods and governance.

Applications are invited for the following positions:

1. Field Support Logistics Manager, Nairobi

2. Administrative Manager, Nairobi

3. Transport Officer, Nairobi

4. Medical Procurement Officer, Nairobi

5. Driver/Logistics Assistant, Nairobi

HEAD OF SUPPLY CHAIN JOB IN KENYA

Our client is a leading producer and distributor of fast moving perishable products.

The Company seeks to recruit a self driven individual to fill this role in a large, well established manufacturing firm.


Purpose of the Job

The holder will be responsible for overall management of the Company’s Supply Chain function which includes inventory and logistics strategy and other performance metrics with a view to attaining seamless warehousing and distribution of the Company’s products on a day-to-day basis.

This is a senior management position that has substantial line management supervisory responsibility and is charged with leading a team of over 150, managing multiple warehouses in diverse locations and a pool of over 100 vehicles.

Duties and Responsibilities

The holder will be expected to:

Have overall responsibility for tactical Planning, including developing inventory and logistics strategies with a view to ensure that the Company’s warehousing and distribution systems are well managed and are adequate for existing requirements.

MONITORING AND EVALUATION JOB FAIRTRADE AFRICA

Job Title: Monitoring and Evaluation Manager

Team: Policy and Advocacy

Job Family: Programmes

Category: National/ International

Location: Kenya

Fairtrade Africa Purpose: To improve the socio-economic conditions of African producers
through increased access to better trading conditions.

Reporting Lines

Post holder reports to: Programmes Director

Staff reporting to this post: (None) – but coordinating M&E activities with Regional Coordinators; and volunteers from time to time

Scale Level: 4

Salary Range: USD 2,075 - 3,288

Budget Responsibility: Yes

Background:

Fairtrade Africa is the umbrella organisation of all Fairtrade certified producers in Africa and a member and co-owner of the International Fairtrade Labelling Organisation.

Fairtrade is a passionate and ambitious development organisation committed to tackling poverty and injustice through trade.

Fairtrade is an independent, not-for-profit body behind the FAIRTRADE Mark, a product label assuring consumers that their purchase helps disadvantaged farmers and workers in developing countries secure a better deal.

Fairtrade Africa as part of its development agenda wishes to undertake labelling work as the Africa member of Fairtrade International, a global network of organisations working to common standards and verification systems.

PERSONAL ASSISTANT JOB IN MOMBASA - AFRICA TEA AND COFFEE COMPANY

Organization: Africa Tea and Coffee Company Ltd

A tea and coffee export and manufacturing company based in Shimanzi area, Mombasa

Position: Personal assistant to the managing director

Gender: Male

Age: under 30 years of age

Requirements:

Diploma in any business field
Over 3 years relevant experience
Highly developed communication skills
Ability to work under pressure
Excellent computer skills
Well developed organization and planning skills
Improvisation skills
Administration skills

Responsibilities:

Working as an aid towards planning and organizing managing director’s schedule
Taking and planning appointments for managing director
Managing communications for managing director

HEAD OF COMMISSION KENYA EPISCOPAL CONFERENCE - CATHOLIC SECRETARIAT

The Kenya Episcopal Conference- Catholic Secretariat wishes to announce the following position in its Catholic Justice and Peace Commission

Title of the Post: Head of the Commission (National Executive Secretary)

Purpose of the Post

To provide technical, management and leadership support to the Commission so as to ensure high level performance in conceptualizing, formulating and implementing appropriate initiatives for National – level Justice and peace interventions and enhance the capacity of dioceses.

Type of Appointment: Contract

Reporting Line: To Secretary General

Duties

Spearhead the development and review of key strategies and plans related to the Commission
Manage and lead the technical implementation of the Commission’s strategy and plans ensuring that services adhere to the overall strategy and mandate of the KEC-CS.
Spearhead the conceptualization, formulation and implementation of National –Level advocacy and Peace Building initiatives.
Foster and strengthen national –level networking s of various Catholic Services to people displaced by clashes ( conflict – related IDPS )
Develop initiatives for KEC ‘s policy Advocacy and influence on National trends on pressing issues touching on Good Governance

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER JOB OPPORTUNITY - KENYA INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT

JOB OPPORTUNITY

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

JOB PROFILE
Reporting to the Head of the publishing division, the person will be responsible for increasing
business portfolio for the MANAGEMENT magazine and the publishing section. He/she will
ensure development and implementation of business strategies. The job will also involve
consolidating and analyzing sales and market data, making business projections and preparing
reports. It will require one to conduct market intelligence, develop business plans for various
products, write proposals and make business presentations to clients. The person will be required
to provide leadership, support and growth to the sales team by way of coaching and mentoring.

PERSON PROFILE
· A business degree from a recognized university
· MBA graduate (will be an added advantage)
· Three (3) years managerial experience in sales and marketing in the media and advertising
industry
· Excellent team leadership skills
· Highly organized, creative, and passionate about sales and marketing
· Excellent communication and negotiation skills

SALES MANAGER JOB IN KENYA

A well established company is seeking to recruit qualified candidates to fill the following position;

Sales Manager

Key Responsibilities

Pre-sales activities

Identification of business opportunities in target sectors of manufacturing, Educational, Medical and Scientific research, food and Pharmaceutical production, General and specialized Medical and laboratory equipment.
Intelligence Information gathering on customers and competitors activities and trends

Sales

Present and sell company products and services to current and potential clients
Obtaining technical knowledge of a product in full and effectively communicating the same to the relevant parties.
Successfully promote the Company’s interests and increase market share
Ensuring that inquiries and proposals materialize

Marketing

Marketing of company products/brands so as to achieve the Company’s targets
Enhancing customer satisfaction
Monitoring and evaluating competitor activity, providing market information and intelligence; and conducting market surveys

Administration

Management and submission of tenders

UW LOCUM STUDY DOCTOR AND ASSISTANT LABORATORY TECHNOLOGIST JOBS IN KENYA

The University of Washington (UW) is proud to be one of America’s premier educational and research institutions.

The UW has been conducting medical research and program activities in Kenya for over 25 years.

As part of this endeavor, the Treatment, Research and Expert Education (TREE) program has contributed to HIV medical research and has developed HIV treatment, prevention and management capacity through training, clinical mentorship, and webcast distance learning lectures.

The purpose of TREE is to develop and share academic medical expertise that will improve the quality and management of HIV care in Kenya.

TREE has an outstanding opportunity for a Locum Study Doctor and Assistant Laboratory Technologist.

Locum Study Doctor

Specific Duties

Collect Pap smears
Perform colposcopy, LEEP, and cryotherapy
Oversee study nurses

Qualifications

A degree in Medicine
Registration with the Medical and Dentist Practitioners Board
At least 3 years demonstrable experience in performing colposcopy and LEEP
Clinical experience treating HIV/AIDS

EVERETT AVIATION COMMERCIAL MANAGER, PILOTS, CO-PILOTS, CAPTAINS, PROJECT MANAGER, CHIEF ENGINEER, DIRECTOR OF MAINTENANCE JOBS IN KENYA

Everett Aviation Vacancies

Commercial Manager

We have been operating helicopters offshore East Africa for a number of years and in response to the increase in offshore activity require a full-time Commercial Manager to be based in East Africa:

Strong marketing and business development background on an international level
Proven experience in major tender negotiations
Ideally 3-5 years experience in the Oil & Gas sector, preferably with offshore operators
Ideally with experience in helicopter operations but not essential
Self-motivated and task orientated essential

Chief Pilot Offshore

ATPL
Instrument rating
Min 3,000hrs offshore, 5000 TT
Previous experience as Chief Pilot or base manager in offshore operations
Demonstrable management and leadership experience

EC155B1, AS365N2 and AS355N Captains

ATPL
Instrument Rating
2000 hours Total Time
1000 hours PIC helicopters
500 hours multi engine PIC
100 hours on type
Offshore experience required

BK117 Captains

Our BK117 helicopters provide pax movements, external load and medevac services and we require a significant number of additional crews to meet demand:

CPL (minimum)
Instrument Rating
2000 hours total time
500hrs multi engine
Long line an advantage
Military and medevac experience advantageous

EC155B1, AS365N2, BK117C1 and AS355N Co-pilots

CPL(H)/IR
50 hours turbine

Baron 58 Captain

In support of our regional logistics we will shortly take delivery of a fixed wing aircraft and are seeking a suitably qualified pilot who will also take on a non-flying role in support of our operations

OXFAM REGIONAL HUMAN RESOURCE ADVISER JOB IN KENYA

Regional Human Resources Adviser

Horn, East & Central Africa (HECA) Regional Centre

Nairobi, Kenya

About Oxfam

Oxfam is one of the world's leading humanitarian agencies assisting people affected by natural disasters and conflict throughout the world.

With over 5,000 staff and dedicated volunteers in more than 80 countries, Oxfam is able to achieve the greatest impact to end poverty and suffering through combining emergency response work, long-term programmes for poverty alleviation and campaigning for lasting change.

The Horn, East, and Central Africa (HECA) Region is the largest region within Oxfam, covering 8 countries, including Ethiopia, Tanzania, Kenya, Somalia, Democratic Republic of Congo, South Sudan, and Uganda.

The Regional Centre is based in Nairobi and is mandated to provide leadership and support to the Oxfam country programmes in delivering their strategies within the context of programme quality, and efficiency.


The person

As a key member of the Regional HR team, you’ll provide specialist advice on HR and business process issues.

You will provide both strategic, as well as day to day advice to the programme teams and managers, particularly around implementing Oxfam HR policies and procedures in order to ensure consistency and appropriate application within the region.

APHRC DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH JOB IN NAIROBI - READVERTISEMENT

The African Population & Health Research Center (APHRC) is an international non-profit, non-governmental organization committed to conducting high quality and policy relevant research on population, health, education, and development issues facing sub-Saharan Africa.

The Center seeks to recruit a Director of Research.

This is an internationally-recruited position, based in Nairobi, Kenya.

The Position:

The Director of Research at APHRC will report to the Executive Director and will supervise research program leaders. S/he will be part of the Executive Leadership Team and will be primarily responsible for overseeing the Center’s research division.

The candidate will:

Provide overall direction and guidance to the Center’s various research programs in health, education, population, urbanization and development, ensuring synergies across these programs;
Lead the translation of the Center’s strategic plan into annual work plans for the Research Division
Work with research program leaders in setting research priorities and in resource mobilization;
Support research program leaders in providing quality assurance for all research work, including proposals, ethical reviews, and research/donor reports;

JOB OPPORTUNITES AVAILABLE

A new company in Kenya is looking for highly aggressive and self driven Kenyans out for a lucrative income generating activity that has no ceiling on earnings.

If you consider yourself as above we want you

Special Qualifications;

O level C- and above
Pleasant personality
A highly positive mental attitude
No fear of public speaking
Skills in selling are an added advantage

PEPONI SCHOOL TEACHING JOBS IN KENYA

Peponi School is a leading co-educational boarding school situated on the outskirts of Nairobi, Kenya.

We are seeking to appoint well-qualified and enthusiastic teachers for the following positions to teach across the age range:

For August 2012

Head of Mathematics

Head of Modern Languages

Economics

Biology/Physics

NB: Throughout the School up to A Level/ University Entrance

Peponi School prepares pupils for IGCSE and A’ Level Examinations.

AMOCO CIVIL / STRUCTURAL , BUILDING ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS, DRAUGHTSMEN CAREERS IN SOUTH SUDAN

The company

Amoco Construction Group Limited is a construction company registered with the Ministry of Legal Affairs and Constitutional Development of the Republic of South Sudan as a Civil and Building Construction company with mandate to carry out, Architectural Designs, Civil, Structural and Mechanical Construction Works on both Local and International Contracts.
Civil/ Structural Engineers

AMOCO Civil engineers design structures to withstand such pressures as weather and human use.

They ensure buildings and other structures don’t bend, twist, collapse or vibrate.
Structural engineers design most structures including houses, theatres, sports venues, hospitals, office blocks, bridges, oil rigs, space satellites, ships and aircraft.

They work in close partnership with architects.

Our Structural engineers have to choose appropriate materials such as bricks, concrete, wood and metal to meet design specifications.

When construction has begun, they are often involved in inspecting the work and advising contractors.

They also examine buildings and other structures to test if they are structurally sound.

Building Electrical Engineers

AMOCO Electrical engineers specialize in building design in line with our motto of DESIGN - BUILD and their daily responsibilities vary accordingly.

JRS FIRE SERVICES SALES AND TECHNICAL ENGINEER JOB IN KISUMU KENYA


JRS Fire Services in Kisumu wishes to recruit a suitable candidate.

Previous experience with a private fire company in both technical & sales

Experience in Installation and refilling of extinguishers & hose reels essential

Should be conversant in fire training & marshal procedure

Candidate must be computer literate & good at sales.

SHORT TERM COMMUNICATION AND PUBLICATION OFFICER JOB IN KENYA

Welthungerhilfe / German Agro Action is an International NGO operating in various counties in Kenya and is currently looking for a qualified Short Term Communication and Publication Officer for a fixed term of 2.5 months.

This is a Nairobi based position with regular field trips.

To qualify for this position the candidate should poses the following:-

  • B.A degree preferably in Journalism, marketing, communication, business, or any other related field.
  • At least two years of professional experience in communications and public relations
  • Demonstrated outstanding work experience with Kenyan Media and positive public recognition
  • Ability to produce short videos and audios for internet publishing

CFC INTERNAL AUDIT MANAGER JOB IN KENYA - IT

Job Title: Internal Audit Manager - IT

Job Location: CFC House, Nairobi

Department: Group Internal Audit Services

Key Objective of the Job

The resource will steer improvement in the internal control environment by reviewing and providing guidance to management on control issues.

The resource will serve CfC Life Assurance Ltd, Heritage Insurance Company of Kenya and its subsidiaries in Tanzania, Stanbic Investment Management Services (Kenya and Uganda) and Liberty Life Assurance Ltd (Uganda).

Job summary - list the key tasks in the job

In accordance with the Group Internal Audit Services (GIAS) methodology, perform risk-based information systems audits/ reviews as per the annual audit plan or as directed by the Senior Audit Manager.

Information systems audit knowledge development through development of audit programs.

Assess the risks inherent in the organisations’ information systems and assist management in development of practical action plans for controls improvement.

STATION MANAGERS, EQUIPMENT MANAGER, SECURITY SUPERVISOR, DUTY OFFICERS, CLEANING SERVICES OFFICER, BAGGAGE AND MAILING OFFICER VACANCIES IN KENYA

A leading company in the service industry has the following vacancies.

Minimum requirements: Age 27+ years, KCSE C+, Valid DL, articulate in written and spoken English.

1. Station Manager(s)
  • IATA qualification in any aviation discipline

  • 2+ yrs aviation experience
2. Equipments Manager/Supervisor
  • A plant operators or mechanical training.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience
3. Security Supervisor
  • Criminal Investigations training.
4. Duty Officers/Supervisors