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  • Posted: Mar 28, 2023
    Deadline: Apr 10, 2023
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    The National Drought Management Authority (NDMA) is a public body established by the National Drought Management Authority (NDMA) Act, 2016. It previously operated under the State Corporations Act (Cap 446) of the Laws of Kenya by Legal Notice Number 171 of November 24, 2011. The Act gives the NDMA the mandate to exercise overall coordination over all matters relating to drought risk management and to establish mechanisms, either on its own or with stakeholders, that will end drought emergencies in Kenya.
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    HSNP Program Officer - 2 Positions

    The Programme Officer will be required to coordinate and support the implementation of Programme operations in their respective sub county according to the design and approved plans of the Programme. In order to manage the operations of the Programme, it is important for the Program Officer to be:

    • Competent enough to understand and implement the Programme Operations
    • Coordinate the efforts of various stakeholders of the Programme in implementation
    • Well-versed with the local environment
    • Able to handle the Management Information System of the HSNP
    • Proactively work under minimal direct supervision

    Key Responsibilities;

    Duties and responsibilities will entail: -

    • Provide key inputs to the County Programme Manager (CPM) for capturing the issues specific to your sub-county in the planning and implementation of HSNP Operations;
    • Lead on planning and implementation of all operations of HSNP in the sub-county.
    • Participate in the County Technical Coordination Group (CTCG) meeting, once a month, to provide key inputs for decisions on HSNP Cash Transfer issues especially the beneficiary cases and also seek feedback from the representative of the payment service provider.
    • Identify key issues arising in the course of implementation of the programme and take remedial actions with the approval of the County Programme Managers.
    • Act as HSNP focal person at the sub-county level while representing NDMA


    For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences or other equivalent qualifications from recognized institutions
    • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in social protection and/or cash transfers or other relevant experience.
    • Proficiency in English, Swahili and a local language.
    • Must be Computer literate with proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite with the ability to manage the operations of the Programme through the MIS

    Method of Application

    The public is notified of the following:

    • Applicants MUST fill the Bio-Data Form whose link will be availed in the Authority’s website. Applicants who will not fill the bio data form will have their applications rejected.
    • ll applications MUST be received on or before 10th April, 2023 by 5:00 pm.
    • NDMA is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disability, females, marginalized and minorities are encouraged to apply
    • There are NO fees charged by NDMA for any application of these positions
    • Canvassing of any form will result in disqualification of the candidate
    • ONLY shortlisted candidates will be contacted

    Interested qualified applicants are requested to submit a cover letter, detailed CV, copies of certificates & testimonial with the title of the position clearly indicated in the email subject line (e.g Program Officer- Garissa Township) to and also fill the Bio-data form

    • HSNP Program Officer - Form
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    . Applicants who will not fill the bio data form will have their applications rejected

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