Plan International Policy & Advocacy Officer and Grants Officer Jobs in Kenya

Plan International Kenya Vacancies

About Plan International

Plan International is an independent global child rights organization committed to supporting vulnerable and marginalized children and their communities to be free from poverty.

By actively connecting committed people with powerful ideas, we work together to make positive, deep-rooted and lasting changes in children and young people’s lives. We place a specific focus on girls and women, who are most often left behind.

For over 80 years, we have supported girls and boys and their communities around the world to gain the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to claim their rights, free themselves from poverty and live positive fulfilling lives.

We are inviting candidates for the following positions:

1. Policy and Advocacy Officer, Tulinde Tusome Project

(To be based in Nairobi)

Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, Tulinde Tusome Project and with guidance from the Area Manager – ECN region, the Officer will have overall responsibility for coordinating national and county level policy and advocacy activities and initiatives related to Tulinde Tusome.

S/he will work closely with colleagues in Kwale and Kilifi to ensure a streamlined strategy across national, county and local levels.

2. Grants Officer, Tulinde Tusome Project 

(To be based in Kilifi)

Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, Tulinde Tusome Project, the Officer will support the grants management team in the planning, securing and managing of both development and humanitarian awards.

The position involves supporting award information management and compliance with systems and processes.

S/he will be responsible for supporting the team to adhere to all grants management obligations pertaining internally within Plan and externally with donors.

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 Global Policy on Safeguarding children and Young People.

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

To access the full job description and make an online application follow this link

The closing date of applications is 26th December, 2018.

We regret that only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: December 16, 2018 — 8:11 pm