Our client, Micro Enterprises Support Programme Trust (MESPT) is one of the leading development organisations in Kenya that is focused on alleviation of poverty and creation of employment through support of micro, small and medium enterprises.
Micro-Enterprise Support Programme Trust (MESPT) was established in 2002 by the Government of Kenya and the European Union to continue with the activities MESPT previously implemented with the founders between 1997 and 2002.
European Union thereafter transferred their founder position to the Royal Danish Embassy in Kenya, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark (DANIDA) in 2013.
Building on MESPT’s vision and its great success over the past 13 years, the organisation has set its eyes on an exciting growth plan into the future as articulated through their current strategy.
MESPT is seeking to recruit a strong visionary leader with solid professional expertise, financial orientation and proven track record of leading strategic initiatives with organisation astuteness and team spirit to be part of its growing and exciting future, to fill the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Reporting to the Board of Trustees of MESPT, the successful candidate will be responsible for developing and championing a bold and compelling strategy that inspires commitment across the organisation, and with key stakeholders in alleviation of poverty and creation of employment through support of micro, small and medium enterprises.
S/He will also be responsible for engaging with a variety of partners to promote the exceptional work the organisation is doing around Kenya, and remodeling and differentiating MESPT in a highly competitive environment.
Shortlisted candidates will be required to satisfy all the requirements of Chapter Six of the constitution of Kenya 2010 including:
If you believe you possess and can clearly demonstrate your ability in the required relevant criteria for the role above, please submit your application including copies of your academic and professional certificates, testimonials and your curriculum vitae, including among other details your current position, current remuneration, email and telephone contacts of three (3) referees familiar with your qualifications and work experience.
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Email or hard copy applications will not be accepted.
Only those applications submitted through the e-recruitment portal will be considered.
To be considered, your application must be received by not later than Midnight/12:00am on 27 September 2019 addressed to:
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MESPT is an equal opportunity employer, and committed to diversity and gender equality.
Canvasing will lead to automatic disqualification.
For more details on MESPT and the job description for this role, please log on to https://www.mespt.org
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
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