ANPPCAN Programme Manager Job in Nairobi

ANPPCAN is a child rights organization based in Nairobi and is looking for a Programme Manager to be in charge of its Child Participation and Parents Economic Empowerment Programme based at the Regional Office.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Overall in charge of the Child Participation and Parents Economic Empowerment Programme.
  • Planning and coordination of Child Participation and Parents Economic Empowerment Programme activities in 3 Sub-Counties, namely, Loitoktok, Teso South and Teso North.
  • Ensure effective implementation and monitoring of field activities as outlined in the Programme.
  • Work closely with schools in the programme (children, head teachers, teachers and parents), as well as, the Government Ministries in the 3 Sub-Counties.
    Prepare timely programme reports to the donor and ANPPCAN as required.
  • Develop a yearly grant proposal/application to the donor in consultation with the Regional Office Management.
  • Identify issues of children at the Sub County level and bringing them to the attention of key stakeholders in the field and ANPPCAN for further intervention.
  • Participate in the management meetings of ANPPCAN.
  • Collaborate and share learning experiences with the Programme Officers and other staff members of ANPPCAN Regional.
  • Represent ANPPCAN Regional in partnership meetings, when called upon.


  • A University graduate in Social Sciences, in particular, Social Work from a recognized University. Post graduate qualification is an added advantage.
  • Professional experience of working on child rights sector.
  • Experience of working with communities in Kenya with training and capacity building.
  • Ability to establish good working relationships with a wide range of people and different groups.
  • Ability to coordinate, liaise and negotiate, as well as, provision of training.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Kiswahili
  • Self-driven with capacity to mobilize and work with minimum supervision
  • Computer literate with proven knowledge on use of several packages e.g. MS Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.
  • Must be 30 years old and above and possess a driving license.

Availability: 1st July, 2018

Salary: Negotiable, but based on qualifications and experience.

Interested candidates who meet the above criteria may send their applications enclosing detailed CVs, names of three referees and daytime telephone contacts to:

To reach us not later than 31 May, 2018.

N/B: Only short listed applicants shall be contacted.

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Updated: May 21, 2018 — 11:03 am