Project Officer Job at The Catholic Diocese of Nakuru – Social Welfare Program

The Catholic Diocese of Nakuru – Social Welfare Program wishes to recruit a highly motivated and competent individual to fill the following position.

Project Officer

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Is directly responsible for providing effective Diocesan level coordination of secretariat mediated programmes in areas of peace building and conflict transformation.
  • Develops and coordinates effective implementation of peace promotional activities in liaison with.
  • Participates in the coordination of ongoing peace arrangements in conflict prone areas at Parish/grassroots level, for early warning and rapid response to violent conflicts.
  • Develops work plans and monitoring tools for the programme in the designated area of operation.
  • Participates in development of fundraising proposals and carries out resource mobilization for the activities in the service areas.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Hold at least a Bachelors degree in Social Sciences, with additional training in Peace Building and Conflict Resolution.
  • Have 2 years relevant project management experience in areas of community development work
  • Have at least 1 year of field experience in conflict settings, with a demonstrated experience in peace building activities at the grassroots level.
  • Excellent facilitation and coordination skills
  • Good interpersonal skills, communication, computer and report writing skills
  • Experience from interacting with NGO’s and government funding agencies would be an added advantage
  • Demonstrate an awareness of gender issues in relation to peace building work
  • Possess a clean and valid driving license

Interested candidates should submit their applications, enclosing a detailed CV, copies of academic testimonials and names of three referees and day time telephone contacts to:

Personnel Director
Catholic Diocese of Nakuru
P.O. Box 938 – 20100
Nakuru.

or E-mail us – cdnvacancies@yahoo.com

So as to be received by 31st January 2017.

MUST indicate Current & Expected consolidated salary in your application.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


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Community Development, Project Management
Updated: January 19, 2018 — 4:09 pm