Trócaire is one of Ireland’s leading INGO’s, having over 40 years’ of experience in International Development. Trócaire works through local partners and being the development arm of the Catholic Church in Ireland is a member of worldwide networks such as Caritas and CIDSE. This is an exciting time in the history of the organisation as we continue to For the candidate with the required experience and passion for the role, Trócaire offers a competitive package of salary and benefits.
Trócaire has been working in Kenya for over 30 years and established an office in Nairobi in 1994. Working with over twenty-five local partner organisations, Trócaire takes a rights based approach while focusing on Equitable Access to and use of Resources, Women’s Empowerment and the Protection of Human Dignity in Humanitarian Crisis. (Organisational Strategic Plan-CSP: 2016-20). The Trócaire Kenya country programme is built on a model that integrates a change process from micro to meso to macro levels through working with strong local partners, a commitment to capacity building, clear advocacy priorities, high levels of financial oversight and holistic programme design to bring about social change.
Trócaire is currently building its portfolio of work and partners in Turkana and as part of this process is setting up a small sub-office in Lodwar. The County Programme will take an integrated approach to the delivery of interventions to address the needs of the most vulnerable in Turkana using a rights based and women’s empowerment approach and working exclusively through local partner organisations.
To support the programme administrative aspect of the sub office in Lodwar, Trocaire is recruiting a Driver/ office Assistant who will be responsible for the logistics of the programme team and basic administration in the office. The key responsibility of the driver/office assistant is to drive Trocaire office vehicle and provide transport to the programme in Lodwar.
Reporting to the Programme Manager this is a fixed term and is based in Lodwar.
Safeguarding Children Policy:
The successful applicant will be expected to sign up to and adhere to Trócaire’s Safeguarding Policy.
Key Duties & Responsibilities
Fleet & Transport Management
Provide general support to the Lodwar office activities
· Assist in filing/archiving of documents
· In charge of Lodwar stock management
Person Specification – Essential Requirements
At least 3 years driving experience
All offers of employment with Trócaire may be subject to Police clearance.
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