Deputy Chief of Party | Career

Deputy Chief of Party Available vacancy in this department

Position: Deputy Chief of Party
Reporting to: Chief of Party
Location: Based in one of the counties under Cluster 10 or 11
Job Summary: Responsible for the overall oversight of the project and is specifically responsible for project implementation that relates to facility and community-level service delivery.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Takes leadership role in ensuring technical implementation of high impact, proven interventions.
  • Ensures project meets its stated goals and reporting requirements.
  • Assumes the responsibility of the Chief of Party (COP) in the absence of COP.
  • Coordinates among USAID and key stakeholders and other implementing partners
  • Interact with numerous GoK and representatives, particularly at the county level
Minimum Qualifications:
  • S/he is knowledgeable about current implementation science and state of the art service delivery approaches.
  • Eight years of experience in a senior role managing, complex technical service delivery program of similar scope and dollar value.
  • A master’s degree in social science, public health, medicine, management, business administration or related field.
  • Five (5) years of demonstrated experience in partnership building, especially with government representatives, donors, the private sector and local community organizations.
  • Experience holding senior positions in HIV programming in Kenya is an added advantage.
  • Must be Kenyan citizen

How to Apply:
To apply, send your Cover Letter, a detailed CV with at least two (2) referees, expected salary, active email address and day telephone contacts to:
Applicants must quote the title of the position they are applying for on the subject line of the email. 
Hard copy applications can be delivered at IRDO head office in Kisumu, along Baring Road (Adjacent to Clarice Hotel), Milimani Estate, Kisumu.
All applications must be received by 28th August 2020.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Human Resource Manager
Impact Research and Development Organization
P. O. Box 9171 - 40141