CAREER & JOBS

Career & Jobs 2018-07-12T09:59:59+00:00

PROGRAM OFFICER (Re-Advertisement)

Kenyan Network of Cancer Organizations is the national umbrella body of cancer associations,
patient groups, community based and non-governmental organizations working cancer
control across Kenya.
KENCO is looking for a self-driven, creative individual with strong leadership skills and a passion for
cancer with a minimum of 3 years experience in fundraising and program management.
Location: Nairobi (with occasional travel to the counties).
Job Summary
The job holder will be responsible for fundraising and proposal writing as well as providing support
in program management. Other tasks include but not limited to:-
▪ Researching and following up on grants and funding opportunities
▪ Writing funding proposals
▪ Providing leadership in implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programs

Supporting the National Coordinator in execution of the KENCO strategic plan
Qualifications
• University degree and/or advanced diploma in social sciences or related field
• Training in project management and experience in public relations and marketing will be
an added advantage
• Experience working in health or related NGOs is desirable
Skills and competencies
• Proven track record in fundraising and resource mobilization
• Knowledge and skills in program management including monitoring and evaluation
• Competency in report and grant writing
• Excellent communication skills
Applicants should send their CV and cover letter stating current and expected salary to
careers@kenconetwork.org on or before July 20th 2018. Only short-listed candidates will be
contacted.
Please note this is a short term contract with possibility of extension depending on funding
availability.