GROOTS Kenya – Project Manager.

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Nairobi & Tana River

  • Lead the overall redesign, planning, implementation, quality control and monitoring of the REBULD project in the Tana River
  • Provide technical leadership to community members in project activities such as land reclamation, livestock disease control, livelihood diversification, rangeland management, innovative pasture production, climate resilient agro-forestry practices, water harvesting and conservation, adoption of drought resistant and short maturing crop varieties and fruit species.
  • Provide technical support in development of market systems and business enterprises for project participants
  • Lead all policy and advocacy initiatives of the project in food Security and Disaster Risk Reduction, nutrition…….
  • Deliberately enhance grassroots women agency throughout the project intervention and manage community dynamics as appropriate
  • Facilitate training of project staff on Disaster Risk Reduction and nutrition sensitive programming
  • Facilitate all technical capacity building project activities to external stakeholders and project participants
  • Inbuilt participatory project monitoring initiatives, develop all project management and donor reports
  • Represent GROOTS Kenya in all project steering and partners meeting and make high quality presentations.
  • Act as the team leader for the project
  • Take lead in the project mapping activities, baseline, mid-term, final evaluations and reporting


  • Educational level required: Degree in applied sciences (Rural Development, Disaster Response Management, Natural Resource Management, Environment, livelihoods, Agriculture)
  • Technical Training qualifications required. Training on Disaster Risk Management and Livelihood
  • Demonstrated Experience in similar assignments, value chain analysis, supporting women entrepreneurships and market systemsproject management, EU or bilateral donor funded projects
  • Past Experience working in ASAL region is mandatory
  • Minimum of 5 years working experience

Other Attributes:

  • Must be a committed to gender equality and women empowerment
  • Ability to meet deadlines without failure
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Cooperation and Teamwork
  • Self-driven Leader and a strategic and critical thinker
  • Exceptional Time Management skills with a high sense of agency:
  • Highly Innovative
  • High Planning and Organization skills:
  • Great Interpersonal Skills (Internal and External stakeholders):
  • Conflict management skills; demonstrates tact and diplomacy when resolving conflicts,
  • Problem Solving and Decision Making
  • High performing and result oriented person

How to Apply

“To apply for this position, interested individuals should submit a CV ONLY to by 30th June 2020. Applications with any other attachments will be rejected. The subject head must be the position applied.




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