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  • Posted: Mar 19, 2021
    Deadline: Mar 30, 2021
  • The Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) is a non-government organisation founded in 1992 and registered in 1994. The Commission campaigns to create a culture in Kenya where human rights and democratic culture are entrenched. It does this through monitoring, documenting and publicising rights violations.
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    Program Advisor, Public Finance Management

    Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) is seeking to hire a Program Advisor, Public Finance Management under its Identity & Inclusion program.
    The position of Program Advisor is equivalent to that of a Program Officer in the civil society sector.


    The Program Advisor, Public Finance Management supports and reports to the Program Manager, Inclusion & Political Justice. The position contributes and works towards the achievement of KHRC’s vision, mission and strategic action by fostering transparency, accountability and public participation in public finance. The position liaises with all staff and requires professional discretion and a solution-oriented approach at all times.
    This is a position on a two (2) year renewable contract subject to performance and funding.

    PLACEMENT: Immediate

    LOCATION: KHRC Offices located in Nairobi County

    EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full time with occasional travel where necessary

    Full Job Description


    • A Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences preferably International Relations, Political Science or Law
    • A minimum of 4 years’ experience in the area of governance and public finance management
    • Professional qualification and experience in project management will be an added advantage
    • Demonstrable engagement with Citizenship and statelessness processes at all levels
    • Demonstrable research experience and editorial of complex reports
    • Experience in working with poor and rural communities and the use of Kiswahili language
    • Strong organizational skills and close attention to detail in order to produce high quality output
    • Proven experience in policy advocacy
    • Proficiency in use of MS Office Suite packages and experience in use of SPSS

    Method of Application

    If you believe you fit the profile, submit your application and CV detailing your suitability for the post and including day time telephone contact and three referees, preferably your current or previous line managers to quoting the title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. The closing date for this position is Tuesday30th March2021.Applications received will be reviewed on an ongoing basis and shortlisted applicants should be ready for an immediate interview.


    • KHRC is an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring diversity and gender equality within the organization and will seek to recruit the most qualified person for the job irrespective of race, colour, marital status, ethnicity, disability, religion, gender, sexual orientation or nationality. All qualified persons are encouraged to apply.
    • Canvassing will automatically lead to disqualification.
    • Only successful candidates will be contacted
    Interested and qualified? Go to Kenya Human Rights Commission on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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