The project officer will work with a dynamic team of Programme staff, to develop and manage projects at GEM Trust in Kenya. Together with other colleagues, he or she will play an active role in implementing and further developing programmes.
The purpose of the post is to provide leadership and management in the implementation of Right to Education and Life for Children with Disabilities project (RELi) and contribute in realization of IE programme’s team objectives.
The Health Project Officer will play key role with Ministry of Health and stakeholders in coordinating, implementing, reporting and monitoring the project.
The selected candidate will be responsible for coordinating communications, website administration, documentation, filing, recording minutes of meetings, organizing meetings/workshops, organizing field travel, and liaising with consortium agency field teams to ensure timely support to operational locations.
The Project Officer manages key client projects. Project management responsibilities include the coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and within scope. Oversee the assigned aspects of projects, adhere to project deadlines and assign responsibilities and monitor and summarize progress of project. Prepare reports for upper management regarding status of project
Responsible for the day to day engagement of the different community and stakeholder cadres while overseeing locational level plans are successfully implemented, contributing to the overall success of sub-county level plans.
As the Project Officer, you will be accountable for the coordination and implementation of various approved Project activities, working with partners in Kenya to support agreed project objectives.
The role is for providing operational support and leadership in the day to day implementation of a Water, Sanitation and Hygiene project to promote the use of technology and modern approaches in WASH to improve sustainability of community water points and access to safe and clean water by vulnerable population.