Reporting to the Country Director, the Senior Manager - Programs and Resource Mobilization will lead and manage CMMB Kenya’s project & program implementation. You will be responsible for the quality and effectiveness of CMMB’s programme in Kenya and accountable for coordinating and managing all program activities. You will play a key role (including drafting proposals) in supporting CMMB Kenya to expand its programming through additional grant acquisition. You will assist the Country Director in publicizing CMMB Kenya initiatives and programs.
§ Provide technical and operational guidance and oversight to all program activities and is in accordance with national guidelines in areas such as Nutrition, Water and Sanitation and Primary Health
§ Contribute to the production, review, analysis, and evaluation of technical reports including the preparation of technical aspects of programmatic reports to donors, implementation plans, abstracts and manuscripts, etc. and other relevant materials which facilitate dissemination of good practices
§ Development of capacity building strategies to enhance program quality
§ Attend sector meetings and liaise closely with potential partner organizations
§ Actively identify and pursue new opportunities and lead program development activities by developing and technically reviewing program and grant proposals
Qualifications and Experience:
§ A minimum of five (7) years of experience working in senior positions with international non-profit organizations.
§ A Master’s degree in an associated field, such as Public Health, International Development, Social Sciences, Business Administration/Development, and International Relations.
§ Exceptional oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
§ Proficiency in spreadsheet, networking and database management.
§ Attentiveness to detail and ability to work well under pressure and cross-functionally in a start-up environment.
§ Integrity, professional discretion and ability to handle confidential matters.
§ Demonstrated experience preparing, writing and managing grants and contracts.
§ Experience with global donor protocols and funding mechanisms.
§ Demonstrated creativity and productivity in Resource Mobilization, Marketing and Communications.
§ Strong people leader with experience in managing performance, coaching and negotiation skills.
Terms of offer
We strive to live out our core values of collaboration, love, excellence and respect every day. We provide our employees with a competitive salary and a meaningful benefits package, with opportunities to learn and grow. We especially encourage all persons of diverse backgrounds to apply.
How to apply
Interested applicants should submit their application together with resume/CV to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating position applied for on the subject line by 30th June 2017. Include telephone and email contacts of 3 references and your daytime telephone/cellphone contact. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
To learn more about us, visit our website at www.cmmb.org.