Project Officer Job in Kenya

The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops - General  Secretariat

The KCCB – General Secretariat is the National Administrative, facilitative and Coordinative arm through which the KCCB implements and co-ordinates various Pastoral programs at the National level and undertakes all those responsibilities which express the mission of the Catholic Church in Kenya.

It is seeking a 
project officer in the area of Making Life’s Responsible Choices (MLRC) for its
Commission for Education and Religious Education 

Duties and responsibilities
  • Project administration, planning and proposal writing.
  • Managing the MLRC program, including; planning, organization, implementation monitoring and evaluation of all program components.
  • Co-ordinating the MLRC program activities at the Arch/dioceses level.
  • Collaborating with the members of staff in the Commission to ensure that all components of the MLRC are implemented in compliance with KCCB– General Secretariat policies
  • Responsible for workshop planning, budget preparation, programme organization and programmatic site visits.
  • Responsible for development and recording of MLRC  & Programs of Pastoral Instructions Radio programs
  • Responsible for writing reports for the program.
  • Primary Teacher Education certificate. A Bachelor of Education degree (primary option) from a recognized university will be an added advantage
  • Good knowledge of the Kenya educational system and policies
  • Experience in teaching CRE/PPI at primary level
  • Participation in capacity building trainings coordinated by the Catholic Church
  • Minimum of 3 years professional experience in a related area
  • Skills in programme management and proposal writing
  • Competence in computer
Personal Qualities
  • Has good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong project management, prioritization and analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently, collaboratively and effectively in teams
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent facilitation and training skills
  • Willingness to work in a non-profit organization that is focused on maintaining high quality of work.
  • Ability to travel and spend time in the field
  • A good knowledge of social teachings of the Church, and Ethical principles
Applications should be addressed to:-

General Secretary
KCCB –General  Secretariat
P.O Box 13475-00800

To reach him on or before 6th May  2016   

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted