DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND HEAD OF PROGRAMMES – FIDA KENYA, NAIROBI 271 views


DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND HEAD OF PROGRAMMES – FIDA KENYA, NAIROBI

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    FIDA Kenya


    Closing date:
    31 Dec 2019

    FIDA Kenya is a non-profit, non -partisan Organization committed to a society that respects and upholds women’s rights through the provision of legal aid, mediation services, women’s rights monitoring, advocacy, education and awareness creation.

    FIDA Kenya seeks to recruit a suitable candidate to fill the following vacant position:

    FIDA/DED/12/2019: DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND HEAD OF PROGRAMMES (1 POSITION).

    Reports to the Executive Director

    Job Summary: The position holder will deputize the Executive Director, in providing strategic leadership and ensure successful implementation of FIDA Kenya programmes. The post holder will also be responsible to manage grants portfolio, ensure timely submission of reports, and ensure development of quality resource mobilization proposals.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Under the guidance of Executive Director, manage and ensure the formulation and successful implementation of FIDA Kenya programmes.
    • Provide leadership, motivation, mentorship and productivity within the programs.
    • Contribute to the development of programs and appropriate work plans and activities to be implemented.
    • Providing technical support to programs and project officers in managing grants portfolio, analysis and information.
    • Assist in developing and periodically reviewing resource mobilization strategies.
    • Review and submit funding concepts and proposals from the Finance department in consultation with the Executive Director.
    • Ensure the development of quality proposals and submission of donor reports.
    • Representing FIDA Kenya in external donors’ forums and partner activities.
    • Coordinate the running of the three offices in Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu.
    • Assist the Executive Director to build and sustain effective partnerships with government, like minded organizations and other civil societies.
    • Assist the Executive Director in enhancing FIDA Kenya’s visibility.

    Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

    The ideal candidate for this position must;

    • Be an advocate of the High Court of Kenya with a current practicing certificate and at least seven (7) years post admission experience; at least three (3) years should be in a senior management position.
    • Have prior experience in NGO sector.
    • Possess a Master’s degree in Law or Social Sciences.
    • Have a strong understanding of human rights, gender and women’s rights issues.
    • Demonstrate expertise in program planning and development, monitoring & evaluation, financial management, fundraising and resource mobilization.
    • Demonstrate ability to manage professional staff with diverse skills and able to manage multiple tasks.
    • Have excellent writing and communication skills.



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