Aug 30, 2016
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Project Manager - NORAD
Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organisation that advances children’s rights and equality for girls.
We believe in the power and potential of every child. But this is often suppressed by poverty, violence, exclusion and discrimination.
And it’s girls who are most affected Working together with children, young people, our supporters and partners, we strive for a just world, tackling the root causes of the challenges facing girls and all vulnerable children
We support children’s rights from birth until they reach adulthood. And we enable children to prepare for - and respond to - crises and adversity.
We drive changes in practice and policy at local, national and global levels using our reach, experience and knowledge.
We have been building powerful partnerships for children for over 75 years, and are now active in more than 70 countries.
The Role: The main purpose of the Project Manager is to oversee the implementation of specific approved project/s.
The role is responsible for planning, implementation, personnel management, resource management, monitoring & evaluation, associated stakeholder and partner relationship management and timely quality reporting Designing and development of complementary or new funding proposals is expected and the Project Manager ensures quality of project activities/results including coordinating external technical support/expertise as required.
Based in Kisumu, the Project Manager will be responsible for the management of a NORAD funded Project in Kisumu.
Homa Bay and Bondo and should be familiar with managing large donor projects and have a great deal of understanding of donor guidelines and regulations
S/he will have managed project budgets over and above USD 2 million preferably across various implementation sites and have worked with strategic and implementing partners.
Plan International is a development organization uniting people to advance the rights of all children.
Accordingly, we are an equal opportunity employer and employment is subject to our child protection standards including appropriate background checks and adherence to our Child Protection Policy.
If you meet the above requirements and are interested, please visit
to access the full job description and make an online application.
The closing date of applications is 6th September, 2016.
We regret that only short listed candidates will be contacted.
Disclaimer: Plan International Kenya does not require applicants to pay any fee at whatever stage of the recruitment and selection process. We therefore advise the general public to exercise due diligence when applying for employment.
To read more about Plan International Kenya, visit our website www.plan-kenya.org