Plan International is a humanitarian child-centred community development organization without religious, political or government affiliation.
Plan International is committed to protecting and promoting the rights of children and to improving the lives and future of vulnerable children, their families and communities through a child-centered community development approach.
We are inviting applications for the following positions to be based in Nairobi:
1. Risk and Compliance Manager
Reporting to the Country Director, the purpose of this role is to provide management with assurance of risk management and monitored controls in delivering country operations.
The incumbent will be responsible to develop and ensure that effective and efficient systems, internal controls, policies and procedures are in place and at all times implemented correctly, which fosters a culture of accountability, transparency, integrity and honesty.
While overall accountability of risk management sits with the Country Management Team (CMT), the incumbent will act as an extra line of defence to the CD and CMT and will exercise measures and tests to ensure systems, procedures, policies, and controls that facilitate the achievement of overall program goals, objectives and benchmarks are complied with and in place.
S/he is a key member of the Extended Country Management Team (ECMT), provides high-level, strategic contribution to the leadership of the organization as a whole, working collaboratively with other ECMT members.
S/he will also directly advise the CD on matters as requested.
2. Risk and Compliance Coordinator
With support and guidance from the Risk & Compliance Manager, s/he facilitates compliance to the systems, policies and procedures, policies and controls to facilitate achievement of overall program goals and objectives.
This role will also ensure adherence to donor regulations and ensure that there is a sound internal control environment.
This role will critically review and evaluate the Plan International Kenya financial, accounting and operational functions and internal control systems and making recommendations on how these systems and controls can be improved.
Plan International is a development organization uniting people to advance the rights of all children.
Accordingly, we are an equal opportunity employer and employment is subject to our child protection standards including appropriate background checks and adherence to our Child Protection Policy.
If you meet the above requirements and are interested, please visit http://plan-international-kenya.org/jobs/ to access the full job description and make an online application.
The closing date of applications is 27th July, 2016.
We regret that only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Disclaimer: Plan International Kenya does not require applicants to pay any fee at whatever stage of the recruitment and selection process. We therefore advise the general public to exercise due diligence when applying for employment.
To read more about Plan International Kenya, visit our website www.plan-kenya.org