May, 2012 Jobs in Kenya
Location: Garbatulla Description: Food Security and Livelihoods Program Manager at Action Against Hunger ( ACF )- USA in Garbatulla – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies Action Against Hunger ( ACF )- USA is part of the ACF -International Network which works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy. ACF – USA is looking for a suitable candidate to fill the following position; FOOD SECURITY AND LIVELIHOODS PROGRAM MANAGER The responsibilities of the FSL Program Manager will be to implement the FSL programme in Garbatulla district by ensuring the implementation of M&E FSL programme systems; To implement FSL activities according to ACF and donor guidelines and standards; To work in an integrated manner with Nutrition, Water and Sanitation, and Public Health Promotion teams; To carry out surveillance of the FSL situation by contributing to the information collection and analysis through FSL /agro assessments, interviews, observations and discussions with other ACF departments, NGO Personnel, local population and local administration and stakeholders, to contribute to the definition of the FSL strategy in liaison with the FSL Coordinator; The incumbent will also carry out human resource roles such as to recruit and supervise directly the FSL program staff, to identify training needs and organize training to build the capacity of staff in achieving their programme related objectives; to monitor and review the performances of staff, as according to the HR Policy. He/She will also have to ensure reporting by contributing to donor reporting and ensure bi-annual activity update to the Field coordinator and FSL Coordinator; to carry out procurement planning, activities planning, and expenditures forecasts
Location: Nairobi Description: Finance Assistant at International Finance Corporation ( IFC ) in Nairobi – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies Background General Description The International Finance Corporation ( IFC ), the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, promotes sustainable private sector investment in developing countries as a way to reduce poverty and improve people’s lives. The IFC Nairobi office is seeking to recruit a Finance Assistant responsible for financial and accounting related functions for FINANCE ASSISTANT Ref: (Job# 121332) Manager : Jean Philippe Prosper Department/Division : CAFAF Grade Range : GC Appointment : Local Hire Appointment Type : Term (Duration: 2 yrs) HR Contact : Amono, Mavis Location : Nairobi, Kenya Language Preferences : English [Essential] Duties and Accountabilities Reporting to the Regional Financial Controller ( RFC ) of the Sub-Saharan Africa Department, the Finance Assistant will perform the following key duties: SAP /Imprest Administration Processing and payment of the following in SAP : local staff salaries and benefits consulting contracts, fee invoices purchase orders travel advances and other travel related expenses all other payables and miscellaneous payments writing checks and initiating electronic payments Monthly reconciliation of bank accounts; Ensuring that imprest fund and petty cash are adequately funded at all times through regular monitoring and replenishment; Timely recording of office (shared) expenses Where applicable, monitoring and processing refund for VAT and other reimbursable taxes; Monthly review of expenses for accuracy, and ensuring timely corrections/adjustments of erroneous transactions; Consulting and interacting with clients inside and outside IFC to effect timely payments and resolve Accounting related issues; Monitor office supplies inventory and purchases
Location: Awendo Description: Cooperative Manager at Sony Sugar Savings and Credit Co-Operative Society in Sare Awendo – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies Sonygar Savings and Credit Co-Operative Society is a fast growing society with its headquarters in Awendo (Sony Sugar Company Ltd). The Sacco provides savings and affordable credit services with the objective of achieving financial freedom to her members. It is against this background that the society wishes to recruit a Manager whose mandate is as follows: COOPERATIVE MANAGER Reporting to the CMC the manager should be able to plan and steer the cooperative towards the achievement of its strategic key objectives.
Location: Mombasa URL: http://www.charleston.co.ke Description: Key Account Manager at FCM Charlestone Travel in Mombasa – Kenya Jobs, Careers and Vacancies KEY ACCOUNTS MANAGER Summary Charleston Travel Ltd is seeking a Key Account Manager to do sales and marketing of air ticketing and travel management services to generate maximum revenues, expand market share and achieve company’s profitability targets, while providing outstanding service to customers and ensuring customer escalations and complaints are dealt with efficiently and conclusively. Duties & Responsibilities i) Sales & Marketing Duties Responding to various tender requests from a variety of sources with regards to Air ticketing and Travel Management services; Follow up on sales leads, call on clients and solicit business; Planning and managing direct marketing campaigns; Building and maintaining relationships with existing customers through regular review visits and constant communications; Acting as a contact between the company and its existing and potential markets; Gathering market and customer intelligence; Advising on forthcoming product developments and discussing special promotions; Gaining a clear understanding of customers’ businesses and requirements to enable accurate audience and presentation targets; Gaining a clear understanding of the products, market environment and benefits related information; Reviewing own sales performance – ensuring sales targets are met; Assist in various branding initiatives for the company including corporate branding; Marketing support activities & other collaborative duties with the Tours Department; Preparation of marketing presentations to corporates as need arises; Maintenance of databases and database usage; ii) Customer Relationship Management Duties Providing help and advice to customers using the organization’s products or services Communicating courteously with customers by telephone, email, letter and face to face Handling face-to-face enquiries from customers Reviewing customer surveys and sending reports Investigating and solving customers’ problems Handling customer complaints or any major incidents Keeping accurate records of discussions or correspondence with customers Analyzing statistics or other data to determine the level of customer service provided Visiting customers to provide a one-to-one service; Developing feedback or complaints procedures for customers to use Develop long-term customer relationships and achieve customer satisfaction goals. Requirements The successful candidate will have: Business or marketing-related degree; At least 3 years progressive working experience in sales & marketing; Experience in product launches and branding; Customer care skills; Excellent communication skills both oral and written and ability to communicate well with people of all levels; Must be self-driven and able to meet deadlines; High level of professionalism, enthusiasm, and a “can do” attitude; Works with minimal supervision and stress tolerant; Persuasiveness, innovation and judgment Added advantage to those experienced in sales & marketing and business development in the Travel Industry.
Job Title: Roving MandE- Assessments and Community Accountability Coordinator, Kenya Closing Date: Saturday, 30 June 2012 Start Date 15th July Overview This international role is part of the GOAL global M&E technical unit which provides advice and support across GOAL’s 11 country programmes. Each of GOAL’s country programmes has a fully dedicated M&E unit. This role will be working very closely with the M&E unit in each country as well as with other members of the international technical team
Field Agent Gross Salary: 35k-60K Our client is a profit making consumer goods firm and provides delivery services for the peri- urban and rural populations of the developing world and is seeking to recruit a talented, entrepreneurial Field Agent to join the founding team and help launch the company piloting in Nairobi, Kenya. This position requires excellent communication and organizational skills. You must be personable, persistent, and have the creative problem solving abilities of an entrepreneur. Responsibilities You report to the CEO and will be responsible for the top line of the business including everything related to sales. This primarily involves recruiting, training, and advising the company’s dealers
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