Good Neighbors Bisil / Meguarra Projects Staff Jobs in Kenya

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Bisil  / Meguarra Project Income Generation Staff

GNI is an international humanitarian and development NGO in general consultative status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (UN-ECOSOC) established in 1991.

GNI has made great strides in its mission to eradicate poverty and provide a better quality of life to people around the world through community development project.

We provide help and expertise through relief and development projects in the areas of education, health service, income generation, local community mobilization, child rights protection, and sustainable development projects.

GN Kenya is seeking transparent, passionate and qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions:

Bisil  / Meguarra Project Income Generation Staff


  • Bisil Project Office (Kajiado County) – 1 person
  • Meguarra Project Office (Karok County) – 1 person

Employment Period: 11 months (Feb – Dec 2018, renewable)

Employee Category: Full Time

Key Responsibilities

a) Develop income generation programs for households:

  • Research and design household income generation activities appropriate with actual situation of the project area;
  • Mobilize and register income generation groups (IGGs) and co-operatives as basic units for project implementation
  • Promote and develop operations in collaboration with local partners and stakeholders for income generation in the project area;

b) Facilitate implementation of income generation activities:

  • Carry out survey to establish new IGGs and co-operatives in project area
  • Support IGGs, cooperatives to develop strong constitutions, operational structures and cost effective business plans
  • Guide registration procedures, document preparation of newly registered IGGs and co-operatives
  • Regularly monitor and supervise operations of all IGGs, cooperatives; Collect feedback and check information received, support and promote activities of the IGGs
  • Regularly visit and monitor use of loan given out by CDC as Revolving Fund (RF) and ensure that the loans are used for the right purpose and repayment regulations are adhered to by the IGG members.
  • Support IGGs and co-operatives in the process of developing business plans and submit to CDC for approval and refinancing
  • Support IGGs, households and other beneficiaries in implementing activities timely and effectively;
  • Provide technical assistance to IGGs, cooperatives, households in making production decisions – business plans, financial management plans when needed;
  • Coordinate with the CDCs ( Community Development Committees) , local authorities, group management committees and co-operative board of management to ensure prompt revolving fund repayment
  • Assist the CDC to ensure proper management of the revolving fund
  • Participate in preparation of POA ( Plan of Action) for Income generation;
  • Assist IGGs and Co-operatives in establishing stable and reliable marketing channels for their products
  • Deliver IG development policies, programs or projects from HO (Head Office) to target beneficiaries;
  • Record, track, store documents and data related to the IG activities; participate in evaluating the effectiveness, results of operations, report to project managers and IGD Manager
  • Provide technical assistance in the management of the community Warehouses
  • Do other tasks as assigned by Project manager and the IGD Manager.

Good Neighbors Bisil - Meguarra Projects Staff Jobs in Kenya

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Updated: December 30, 2017 — 8:05 am