Mercy Corps AGRIFIN Deputy Program Director Jobs 2022 Kenya

Mercy Corps VacancyMercy Corps AGRIFIN Deputy Program Director Jobs 2022 Kenya: Currently the Mercy Corps is hiring employees for their upcoming projects vacancy for the AGRIFIN Deputy Program Director position. Now for all Kenyan NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with Mercy Corps.

Mercy Corps AGRIFIN Deputy Program Director Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on April 20, 2022. Candidates can apply via online by April 28, 2022.

Organization Name Mercy Corps
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted April 20, 2022
Closing Date April 28, 2022
Position AGRIFIN Deputy Program Director
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process online
Country Kenya

Mercy Corps AGRIFIN Deputy Program Director Jobs 2022

The Mercy Corps seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Nairobi, Kenya.

  • Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree.
  • Experience: Minimum 10 years.
  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Language: Fluency in English essential.
  • Duty Station: Nairobi
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in International development, Social Sciences, Commerce, Economics and relevant field of studies.
  • At least 10 years of relevant program and senior management experience.
  • Experience coordinating multiple programs, developing synergies and creating opportunities for collaboration.
  • Sound understanding of financial, procurement, administration, and logistics management systems.
  • Demonstrated experience in team building and team coordination for achieving program goals.
  • Strong commitment to local capacity building and the ability to engage local stakeholders in project design and implementation.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills; detail-oriented; and possessing an ability to anticipate program and operational needs.
  • Proven ability to work cooperatively with others in a team environment and to a diverse group of national and international staff.
  • Understanding of participatory methodologies for project design, implementation and evaluation.
  • Experience in working with private sector partners
  • Good understanding of market systems development programming Excellent proposal and report writing skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency with the MS Office software including Word, Excel, and Power Point.
  • Fluency in English essential

Key Responsibilities:

Vision and Strategy

  • Support and contribute to the development and implementation of Mercy Corps AgriFin Program strategy. Develop programs that aligns with the Program’s Strategy.
  • Provide support to the Program Director on matters pertaining to strategy, planning, budgeting, programming, and management.
  • Develop work plans and mobilize resources to achieve Program strategy objectives.
  • Promote thought leadership by ensuring that program innovations and successes are assessed, analyzed, documented, and effectively communicated internally and externally.

Program Management

  • Communicate the direction by supporting prioritization and organizing actions & resources to achieve objectives and contribute to AgriFin-wide program implementation.
  • Oversee all aspects of project implementation and ensure that all project aspects are documented.
  • Oversee ongoing program implementation and administration of the technical team.
  • Ensure that program implementation is responsive to communities and partners and consistent with Mercy Corps’ relevant program guidelines, principles, values, quality standards and strategic plan.
  • Ensure adherence to program implementation plans, as well as monitoring implementation, program quality, and impacts of these activities.
  • Ensure program documentation and program minimal standards are consistently adhered to (PM@MC and all associated policies).
  • Ensure that a comprehensive reporting schedule is maintained and adhered to according to requirement
  • Keep the senior management team informed with detailed and accurate reports or accounts of all project activities.
  • Proactively engage with program stakeholders to inform coordination and collaboration.
  • Support in coordination with the MERAL Director, the establishment an overall M&E framework that will guide M&E for all country offices.
  • Support the development of strategic learning cases in fulfillment of donor milestones, learning goals and implementation of the suggestions.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: April 28, 2022.
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