Pragya is a non-governmental, development organization working to improve the lives of underserved populations in several developing countries. The organization delivers integrated and holistic development projects in the areas of food security, gender, education, biodiversity conservation, renewable energy, agriculture and water management, and cultural heritage preservation. Pragya is currently operating in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Kenya in the global south and in the UK and USA. (http://www.pragya.org)
We invite applications for the following position:
Development Officer, Nairobi
Key Result Areas:
Successful implementation of programmes, in the area of Natural Resource Management, Water and Sanitation and Livelihoods, Gender and other areas, in interaction with field personnel and/or grassroots partners, including:
a. Detailed design and planning of project activities and scheduling their delivery
b. Determining project locations, partners, beneficiaries; building and maintaining relationships with stakeholders
c. Implementing project activities in conjunction with stakeholders and/or partners and monitoring and tracking progress on an ongoing basis
d. Documentation of progress on a continuous basis and reporting to the Designated Supervisor.
e. Undertaking research and evaluation of programmes, as directed.
• Post Graduate in Social Work / Natural Resource Management.
• Candidates with experience in NRM or WASH projects will be given preference
Location: Based in Nairobi with travel to target areas like Kakamega, Samburu, Laikipia etc., as and when needed.
These postings provide excellent project implementation experience.
Please note that we will be able to communicate with only the shortlisted candidates at each stage of the selection process.
KSH 40,000 to 60,000 per month
To apply: visit the following link: https://pragya.org/career.php or click the "Apply Now Button"
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject: Kenya – Development Officer