Friday, 20 January 2012

Hivos - Programme leader Kenya Media Programme Job in Kenya

Hivos seeks a programme leader for the Kenya Media Programme.

The Kenya Media Programme (KMP) is a Hivos programme that provides a framework for strengthening the existing media landscape in Kenya.

The programme combines grant making and capacity building as key strategies.

The Programme Leader is directly answerable to the Director.

Responsibilities:
  • Supervise the KMP staff
  • Management and implementation of the programme
  • Financial management of the programme
  • Strategic guidance of the programme
  • Develop and implement solid M&E and learning processes
  • Reporting and reviewing obligations to the Steering Committee and donors.
  • Building and strengthening networks and partnerships relevant and/or strategic to the KMP
  • Represent KMP in external meetings, conferences and media interviews
  • Promote and brand the initiative wherever appropriate
  • Fundraising: actively identifying potential donors/funders
Qualifications
  • Relevant masters degree
  • Relevant work experience, preferably in the media sector: 5 to 7 years
  • Good track record in programme management and financially literate
  • Pro-active attitude
  • Fundraising skills
  • Strong communication and networking skills
The Application Process

Please send a cover letter (motivation) and an updated CV before 27th of January 2012.

Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted.

Send application to Hivos Kenya, by email: jobs@hivos.or.ke with reference code:
‘vac project leader KMP’.