SCOPE Accounts / Program Assistant Internship Opportunity in Kenya

SCOPE Kenya Programme

Internship Position: Accounts / Program Assistant

Schools and Colleges Permaculture Programme – (SCOPE) Kenya is a young networking and capacity building Organization, currently with a membership of 16 Civil Society Organizations, which are promoting agro ecological practices through whole school approach for improved school health and nutrition.

The Organization seeks to recruit a person who is interested and focused in gaining skills and experience in accounting and program management for a period of one year. This is subject to renewal based on performance and availability of funds.

The successful person will be based in Thika.

Key Responsibilities and Engagement

  • To support in book keeping /financial management.
  • To perform administrative duties in SCOPE Office.
  • Work closely with SCOPE National Coordinator in resource mobilization/fund raising.
  • Prepare project budgets and reports.
  • Monitor and document the learning points from the work of SCOPE and share in newsletters, reports, documentaries, leaflets, blogs, websites, social media and print and electronic media.
  • Perform other relevant duties as may be delegated or assigned by SCOPE National Coordinator.


The ideal candidate should have the following qualities:

  • Be educated to a diploma/ degree level in agriculture, Community development and Must have basic book keeping knowledge (preferably CPA part 1)
  • Be a good communicator both in writing and speaking in English and Kiswahili.
  • Be computer literate with proven ability to use essential software packages.
  • Willing to work both in office and field work.
  • Be a self-driven individual with a zeal for result, excellence and ability to work under minimal supervision.
  • Have basic skills in report writing and documentation and ability to meet deadlines
  • Willing to learn and be mentored in his/ her work.

Character Reference

  • Self-starter, self-respecting, and highly motivated,
  • Respecting deadlines and ability to deal with stress situations;
  • A person of integrity and good work ethics;
  • Goal driven and ability to work without supervision


This is not a full salaried position.

Application procedure

If you qualify for this position, submit your application and detailed CV with a contact mobile phone number and names of 3 referees to reach SCOPE Kenya through Email:, by 7th May 2019.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.


Application is through above email only

Hand delivered or post delivered applications will not be considered.

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Updated: April 30, 2019 — 5:31 am