SUB-REGIONAL COORDINATOR – TURKANA COUNTY

Issued on 28 August, 2018

Apply by 14 September, 2018


Job Title: ADS NRR Turkana Sub Regional Coordinator

Reporting to: Executive Director

Term: 1 year with the possibility of extension

Start Date: 15th October 2018

Anglican Development Services (ADS) North Rift Region (NRR) is the development arm of the Anglican Church of Kenya, Dioceses of Eldoret, Kitale, Kapsabet and the Lodwar Missionary Area. It has been involved in
development work since 1983 and was registered as a company limited by guarantee in 1997. ADS North Rift works with those communities in the North Rift from both low and high potential areas who have expressed interest in
participating in development initiatives. Engagement with these communities is through villages and Common Interest Groups. The communities are from different socio-economic backgrounds and have varying concerns and
priorities. ADS North Rift programme covers the six counties of the North Rift namely; Elgeyo-Marakwet, Nandi, Trans Nzoia, Turkana, Uasin Gishu and West Pokot.

The Position

ADS North Rift in partnership with her funding partners and under the guidance of the Board of Directors seeks to strengthen her operations and outreach ministry in Turkana County. This will be attained by devolving most
of ADS functions from the current Headquarters based in Eldoret to Lodwar town in Turkana County. Some of the functions to be devolved include project supervision and administration.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Provide direction and leadership for Turkana Sub Region towards the achievement of ADS NRR philosophy, mission, vision, goals, and objectives
  • Monitor ADS NRR day-to-day delivery of Programmes and services in Turkana County to ensure attainment of organizational goals and vision
  • Responsible for all aspects of Human Resource management including enforcement of HR regulations for ADS NRR staff in Turkana County
  • Scout and research for funding opportunities, develop fund-raising plans, write and submit proposals to increase organizational funding for ADS in Turkana County
  • Prepare and present Turkana County progress reports to the Board of  Directors of ADS NRR
  • Ensure timely submission of all programme/project reports to the donor
  • In liaison with the Executive Director, ensure effective and timely communication with funding partners
  • Represent ADS in all functions with government ministries/departments and donor agencies
  • Set up systems for the creation of ADS Turkana Region

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Organizational Development, Project Management,
    Development studies, Public Administration or related field from a
    recognized University
  • Experience in NGO/PBO setting at managerial level
  • Not less than 10 years of experience in a leadership position
  • Knowledge of PBO ACT, PBO legal requirements, Employment Act, occupational health, safety, and taxation
  • Knowledge in human resource and financial management is a must
  • Knowledge of Turkana county, residents’ way of life, culture, environment and prevailing challenges – proficiency in Turkana is an added advantage
  • Knowledge in project management is an added advantage
  • Practical experience in computer applications (MS Office and Internet use)

Application Procedure

If you are interested and meet the stated requirements send your:

  1. Application letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae (CV),
  3. Copies of your certificates and testimonials
  4. Recommendation letter from your pastor to

THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
ADS North Rift Region,
P.O Box 6495-30100
ELDORET
or email to: info@adsnorthrift.org

Your application to reach undersigned by 5:00pm of 14th September 2018
Please note that only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.