Programme Officer (Penal and Prison Reform), P3 job at Christian Blind Mission (CBM)

Vacancy title:
Programme Officer (Penal and Prison Reform), P3

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Admin & Office ]

Jobs at:

Christian Blind Mission (CBM)

Deadline of this Job:
06 January 2023  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, December 09, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Job Overview
The Programme Officer is accountable for implementing programme components of CBM Global Country Office in line with the CBM Global Programme and Country Strategies, and in close collaboration and coordination with relevant Thematic teams and Member Associations and partners. As a member of the Programme team, success requires close collaboration with Country Team staff, partners, in-country stakeholders, Thematic Teams and Member Teams to develop, win support for and ensure effective delivery of projects, across all three vehicles of change detailed in the organisation’s programmatic strategy. S/he will support partners towards high standards, in line with our Programme Quality Framework and the development and maintenance of effective and authentic partnerships in line with our Approach to Partnership. S/he will promote strong capacity in project design, proposal development, effective project implementation, monitoring, evaluation and learning within CBM Global projects and partners.

Based: We welcome applications from those with the right to work in Kenya
Hours: Full-time
Salary range: The salary offered will be competitive, dependent on skills and experience. We offer a local contract

Responsibilities and Duties
• Support the Country Programme Manager with front-facing interaction with partners and stakeholders.
• Ensure multi-stakeholder engagement including of people with disabilities in the project cycle in line with CBM Global commitment to authentic partnerships.
• Ensure that the CBM Global programme is holistic and contributes towards our overall theory of change.
• Support the development and design of new projects and programmes through the identification of new project opportunities, in line with the Project Development and Approval procedures. Working with partners, Thematic Teams and Member Associations, follow an approach that embraces CBM Global’s operating model; programme quality framework; and partnership with the disability movement.
• Support the identification of funding opportunities for CBM Global’s work and actively participate in fundraising efforts as guided by the Country Programme Manager and Country Director.
• Support partners to ensure effective and timely delivery of projects, in line with required standards, objectives, activity plans and budgets, as directed by the Programme Manager.
• Provide proper induction of partners to CBM Global processes and expectations, fostering a culture of effective, sustainable, and inclusive project implementation, in adherence to CBM Global policies and procedures.
• Support and sustain a high quality and timely documentation culture by CBM Global partners including implementation data, field stories and photographs, statistics and project narrative and financial reports.
• Lead in partner capacity gap identification through effective monitoring, evaluation, and learning processes. Enhance access to requisite training to strengthen partner capacity to implement successful projects.
• Effectively represent CBM Global in-country and elsewhere on collaborative platforms as requested by the Country Programme Manager or Country Director to enhance the CBM Global Brand.

Person Specification
• All of the following requirements are essential, unless marked with a * when they are desirable, and will be assessed from a combination of information provided from the application form and interview process.
• CBM Global welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds and people with lived experience of disability.

Experience and knowledge:
• Professional experience in a national or international NGO with a minimum of 3 years at Project Officer level.
• Experience in supporting inclusive development and/or humanitarian projects in collaboration with partners, including consortium projects.
• Experience in supporting fundraising opportunities successfully, including proven experience in proposal development, and proficiency in concept development.
• Strong project proposal development skills for institutional donors.
• Proven experience in results-based management and project cycle management, including assessment, monitoring and evaluation, with a sound understanding of budgeting and budget tracking.
• Demonstrated experience in managing internal and external relationships and partnerships particularly with implementing partners and project stakeholders.
• Experience in working with county and national government as well as other organizations and donors.
Understanding of disability inclusion and related legal frameworks and standards, especially with regards to disability inclusive development.
Technical expertise and experience in health, rehabilitation, WASH, gender, education, or advocacy.

Skills/competencies/personal qualities
• Skilled in sustaining collaborative relationships with partners and stakeholders, internal and external.
• Outstanding interpersonal and relationship building skills.
• A self-starter. Proactive, resourceful, highly autonomous, and entrepreneurial.
• Diligent, persistent with a can-do, positive attitude.
• Ability to demonstrate focus, coordination, prioritization skills and decisiveness, and meeting tight deadlines.
• Ability to work diplomatically and with sensitivity with individuals from a variety of cultures, professions, and personal backgrounds.

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 06 January 2023
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 09-12-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 09-12-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 09-12-2066
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