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Role Summary

The Health Project Officer will oversee daily implementation of the DMPA-SC (contraceptive method) project. Their focus will be on ensuring that milestones for the project are achieved and the project is implemented fully and in line with the Ministry of Health plan and regulations. The project officer will support training of various cadres on DMPA-SC family planning method. Additionally, the project officer will manage all partners for the project and make recommendations on ways to improve and grow the project. [S]/he will be reporting to the Kenya Health Lead. Kindly submit your application by 20th May 2022, 5.00 pm EAT. Late applications will not be considered.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing all aspects of project cycle including planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Ensure that the quality of the project is maintained through an effective monitoring system and that accurate data and information on best practices is documented.
  • Monitor day-to-day progress against project milestones and activities, against scheduled work plans and overall project objectives.
  • Be the focal point for all partners of the project including the Ministry of Health.
  • Support implementing partner to engage with government stakeholders and the private pharmacies throughout the project implementation.
  • Work with partners to identify needs for technical support and capacity building and help facilitate the provision of these needs
  • Promote shared learning and collaboration between partners.
  • Monitor project expenditures and ensure budget is strictly adhered to, financial procedures are observed, and all supporting documents are provided.
  • Update continuously training and user guide information for DMPA-SC.
  • Ensure project narrative reports are prepared and submitted on time using donor reporting requirements.

N/B: This project will run for a period of 6 months.

Qualifications

  • You have a Degree in Public Health, Clinical Medicine, Nursing, Project Management, or any other related field. Masters Degree in Public Health or Project Management will be an added advantage.
  • You have solid expertise in running health, grants projects and monitoring and evaluation.
  • Working experience of 5 years and above supporting implementing partners.
  • Solid understanding of the provision of contraceptives in Kenya.
  • Experience in compiling, producing and disseminating information.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of team.
  • Added advantage in offering maternal & child health and family planning services.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability and willingness to travel within the country if required.

Experience Our Kasha Life Benefits

  • Location: Nairobi.
  • Birthdays off.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • 21 days’ holiday plus all bank holidays.
  • Socials that keep you in touch with everyone in the company.
  • Amazing office in the heart of Westland.
  • Competitive compensation.

What You’ll Find When Working at Kasha

  • Personal & Professional Development: Through strong ownership from the first day you will experience a steep learning curve, grow on a professional level and take the next steps to being an Expert.
  • Impact: We are leading the digital transformation of innovative ecommerce in East Africa for women’s health, personal care and beauty products built for urban and rural areas.
  • Team: Join diverse teams with different expertise backgrounds from Tech, Logistics, Business and more. What really matters to us is a caring and welcoming environment where we embrace uniqueness and celebrate diversity.
  • Working culture: Experience a company culture where we work on eye level, decisions are made quickly and knowledge sharing, as well as mentoring is on our daily agenda.

How to Apply

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