ChildFund is an international child-centered development organization. We are a member of the ChildFund Alliance; a global network of 12 organizations that assists more than 15 million children in 58 countries around the world. ChildFund Kenya works through 13 consolidated local partners (LP’s) comprised of 38 community organizations in 26 counties. The thematic areas that we focus on are Child Protection, Household Economic Strengthening, Early Childhood Development, Education, WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene), Emergency Response, Health and Nutrition. Our three-fold mission is to help deprived, excluded and vulnerable children improve their lives and become adults who bring positive changes to their communities; to promote societies that value, protect and advance the worth and rights of children; and to enrich supporters’ lives through their support of our cause.
ChildFund Kenya, a Reputable Non-Governmental Organization That Serves All People Regardless Of Ethnicity, Gender, Race Or Religion Is Seeking To Recruit a Self-motivated And Dynamic Individual For The Following Position
Project Officer -Disaster Risk Reduction/Climate Change adaptation (DRR/CCA)
Scope of the Role
Under the supervision of and in regular consultation with the supervisor, implement the Marsabit Disaster Risk Reduction Project ( DRR), Responsible for the technical contribution to the development, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the emergency interventions to advance the survival and well-being of children and Pregnant and Lactating Mothers in affected communities within the County. Additionally, provide necessary technical support, related trainings, follow-up, and guidance to the staff, targeted community members, stakeholders and partners and also provide feedback and reports to the Project Manager including ChildFund Country Office within stipulated timeframes.
Duties And Responsibilities
For full job description details and submission of applications, please use the link on our website: https://www.childfund.org/aboutus/whoweare/careers/
Deadline for submission of applications is on Tuesday, 20th November 2018.
ChildFund is committed to the protection of children and does not employ staff whose background is not suitable for working with children.
All offers of employment are made contingent upon the successful completion of applicable background and reference checks. The position is open to Kenya citizens. Only short listed candidates will be contacted
Minimum 3 years’ experience in designing and supporting the implementation of DRR and resilience building through livelihoods programmes.
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