Sociologist Job in Kenya

Job Title: Sociologist

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out Social Impact Assessments / Social Surveys and audits on projects
  • Prepare Resettlement Action Plans on projects, including implementation and follow up;
  • Assist with conducting Environmental and Social Impact Assessments and Audits on projects where required.
  • Perform project management and coordination roles on projects to ensure quality of work and timely delivery of projects.
  • Carry out Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) on assignments and ensure the organization’s Quality Management System (QMS) is adhered to on projects.
  • Prepare bids and proposals for social surveys/impact assessment and other related assignments
  • Carry out business development activities on social studies relevant to the company’s core business areas



  • Masters Degree in Sociology or related discipline


  • Registration with National Environment Management Authority as an Associate Expert or Lead Expert is necessary though not mandatory.
  • Membership in Professional Societies is necessary though not mandatory

Required Experience

  • At least 8 years’ experience in preparation and implementation of Resettlement Action Plans, carrying out Social Impact Assessments and Social Surveys on development projects

Relevant Skills

  • Use of computers and knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Possess knowledge on use of relevant socio-economic analysis software and applications.
  • Public Consultation skills.
  • People skills including interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

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Updated: May 2, 2019 — 9:22 am