Deputy Project Manager Job in Kakamega, Kenya – Welthungerhilfe / German Agro Action


Welthungerhilfe / German Agro Action is an International NGO operating in various Counties in Kenya and is currently looking for qualified personnel to fill the following position for a fixed term period to be based at our Western Region – Kakamega and Bungoma Field Offices.

Deputy Project Manager

1 Post – Kakamega

To qualify as a Deputy Project Manager, the candidate must possess the following:

Required Education:

  • Minimum university degree in Agriculture – Soil Protection/Science.
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Project Management
  • Master’s degree in agriculture/Project Management or related field will be an added advantage

Required Experience

  • At least 5 years of professional work experience in a similar position (proven project expertise on topics related to soil health/protection) in an NGO set up.
  • People management skills: At least having attended a leadership training that lasted for more than 5 days.

Required Skills:

  • Project co-ordination and management skills.
  • Good organizational and communication skills.
  • Knowledgeable in operational planning, quality control and supervision.
  • Good knowledge on Project monitoring, evaluation and reporting (PMER).
  • Experience in development cooperation.
  • Excellent report and proposal writing skills
  • Experience working with county government ministries.
  • Excellent insight of legislative agricultural management in the country.

How to Apply

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their applications which should include a one-page cover letter clearly stating their motivation, qualifications, salary expectation, a must and detailed CV with contact details of three professional referees.

Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applications must only be through email to:

Addressed to:

The Human Resources Manager,
Welthungerhilfe / German Agro Action,
P.O Box 38829-00623


  • Application deadline: 20th February 2020
  • Availability should be immediate.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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Kakamega, Kenya

Kakamega County

Agriculture and Agribusiness, NGO and UN, Project Management
Updated: February 17, 2020 — 7:56 am