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  • Posted: Mar 28, 2024
    Deadline: Apr 7, 2024
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    Helping Women Graduate from Extreme Poverty The BOMA Project is a U.S. nonprofit and Kenyan NGO with a proven track record, measurable results and a transformative approach to alleviating poverty and building resiliency in the drylands of Africa. Our Rural Entrepreneur Access Project (REAP) replaces aid with sustainable income and helps women to gradua...
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    Kuza Jamii Economic Inclusion Program (EIP) Technical Advisor

    Duties & Responsibilities:

    Technical Assistance:

    • Provide training, technical support and guidance to GENCAD and other partners as needed in adopting, adapting, planning, implementing and monitoring performance of BOMA’s REAP for Government.
    • Provide support through training, hands-on technical assistance and regular communication to BOMA’s partners as requested and necessary.
    • Share program strategies, training materials, and other documents as needed to ensure high quality delivery of Kuza Jamii activities by the partners.
    • Review and provide technical input on internal and external reports and other documents as needed to ensure high quality and timely reporting.
    • Support GENCAD in the recruitment of local staff to be Field Officers and Mentors to deliver the project activities.

    Quality Assurance:

    • Ensure the quality of program implemented by the partner and adheres to BOMA’s standards and guiding principles.
    • Ensure consistent timely progress towards targets and overall project objectives in the Kuza Jamii project.
    • Ensure monitoring and quality control mechanisms are in place and report any deviation from project timelines and quality standards.
    • Ensure processes are in place for the continual documentation of lessons learned and the feedback mechanisms that support continual improvements of programming with partners.

    Program Development:

    • Work with GENCAD and other partners to develop timely work plans.
    • Contribute to the professional development of partner field staff by providing training, mentoring, and other guidance.
    • Develop or revise training materials as required.
    • Work closely with BOMA colleagues to ensure partners have access additional technical resources as needed based on identified areas for improvement.

    Partnership Management:

    • Ensure that the objectives and activities of the partner implementation reflect the strategic objectives of the Kuza Jamii project.
    • Represent BOMA in meetings, conferences, or other engagements with current and potential partners as requested, including NGOs, international agencies, donors, and governments.

    Compliance and Logistics:

    • Collaborate with the County Cluster Office Admins on ensuring proper compliance with BOMA policies and procedures.
    • In Liaison with the county staff, and with support from operations staff, oversee procurements, deliveries, and other logistical coordination in Mandera
    • Support other program activities in Mandera based on requests by the Portfolio Director- REAP for Government


    • Bachelor’s Degree in International Development, Economics, Business, Community Development, Project Management or a related field required from a recognized institution. Master’s degree in a relevant field desired.
    • A minimum of 3 Years of experience for Degree holders and relevant experience (in a similar role in ASAL Areas).
    • Demonstrated ability to coordinate field activities.
    • Prior experience in coordination and remote management, including coordination of teams of staff working in remote field locations with intermittent or limited connectivity.
    • Proven competency/experience in data collection and basic analysis.
    • Strong project management skills including the ability to anticipate demand and manage multiple tasks and projects while meeting tight deadlines.
    • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication and negotiation skills, in English, Swahili, and one of the languages spoken in Mandera.
    • Knowledge of   poverty graduation approaches, livelihoods, women’s empowerment programs and experience in working in Northern Kenya highly desirable.
    • Excellent computer skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, internet, remote conferencing applications. Experience using Salesforce a plus.
    • Good report writing skills
    • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

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