Location: Kenya Office
Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract
Closing Date: 19 September 2021
Salary: Local Terms and Conditions apply
Specific Hours: 35 hour per week
Salary: Local terms and conditions apply
Contract: Two Year Fixed Term Contract – with the possibility of extension
Anticipated Start: October 2021
Sightsavers is recruiting for a Program Manager (Chief of Party) for an anticipated five-year USAID funded Global Labour Program in Kenya.
Every individual should be able to enjoy their right to work and their right to protection from exploitation. Working with two of the largest drinks companies in Kenya, ‘Ungana’ will build skills and support job seekers, workers, and employers to achieve an inclusive workforce. We will show other industries and governments how to improve levels of employment, particularly amongst women and men with disabilities, and demonstrate how employment rights can be strengthened for everyone.
About the role:
The Program Manager will hold overall responsibility for delivery of the USAID funded Global Labour Program – Kenya on behalf of a consortium, including leading on strategic program planning, directing partnership development and ensuring implementation of the initiative. The role will involve:
Jobholder entry requirements:
We anticipate that the successful candidate will have:
This is an involved role, please read the job description for further details
We are inviting immediate applications for this role from qualified candidates. Please note that the role is dependent upon confirmation of funding and the program is anticipated to start in October 2021.
Closing date: 19 September 2021
We are truly committed to creating an inclusive culture which values and recognises diversity as something that will only ever make an organisation better. We encourage anyone to apply who possesses the qualities and behaviours outlined or who believes they have the propensity to learn them fast. You will be joining an inclusive and supportive team who welcome people from all backgrounds.
Sightsavers does not accept unsolicited CVs from external recruitment agencies nor accept the fees associated with them.