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14 th
May 2018

Finance and Operations Consultants - NEAR (5 Vacancies)

14th May 2018

Application Deadline: (27th May, 2018) Extended to 12th July, 2018 The Finance and Operations Consultants (FOCs) will be responsible for providing one-on-one support to local NGOs in the develo ...

Application Deadline: (27th May, 2018) Extended to 12th July, 2018

The Finance and Operations Consultants (FOCs) will be responsible for providing one-on-one support to local NGOs in the development and improvement of their financial management systems and procedures (including procurement procedures) in order to meet institutional donor compliance.

The FOCs will work with members to address their capacity development through review of financial and procurement manuals as well as capacity self-assessments and plans.  Support members to implement new or revised procedures through accompaniment, technical expertise, training and long-term capacity development, using participatory learning processes so members improve their organizational systems and staff capacity. Support members to develop strong systems and procedures for program management and accountability. Develop and support members’ leadership, management and core humanitarian skills, work with consultants and staff from other NGOs to provide training or run workshops as needed.

The FOCs oversee the work of direct members per country to assess and prioritize their financial capacity development needs and strengthen their ability to meet donor compliance. They will support members through providing ongoing guidance and advice. The post-holders will design, coordinate and facilitate participatory learning processes with members’ finance staff.

14 th
May 2018

Terms of Reference - Translation Services

NEAR - 14th May 2018

Application Deadline: (27th May, 2018) Extended to 11th July, 2018. Applications will be reviewed on rolling basis. BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY  NEAR is a global network that spans acr ...

Application Deadline: (27th May, 2018) Extended to 11th July, 2018. Applications will be reviewed on rolling basis.

BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY 

NEAR is a global network that spans across many continents therefore we would like to contract a firm or consultants to provide translation services of various documents related to NEAR’s programs which include a series of humanitarian research reports, membership documents and general communications contents to be disseminated across our network that includes members who speak French, Arabic, Spanish, Nepali and more.

SCOPE OF WORK

  • Written translation of NEAR publications in French, Arabic and other languages (as needed).
  • Written translation of NEAR programs and membership documents in French, Arabic and other languages (as needed).
  • Translation of web content and other communications (as needed).
31 st
May 2018

Finance Manager - Adeso HQ

Adeso Kenya - 31st May 2018

Application Deadline: 14th June, 2018 Position Summary The Finance Manager will be a full-time member of the Adeso staff, working with the Programs, HR and Operations teams both at HQ and t ...

Application Deadline: 14th June, 2018

Position Summary

The Finance Manager will be a full-time member of the Adeso staff, working with the Programs, HR and Operations teams both at HQ and the field offices.

Position Purpose

  • Financial Management.
  • Business Planning and Donor Management.
  • Compliance and Implementation of Policies and Procedures.
  • Risk Management.
  • Capacity Building.
22 nd
Jun 2018

Agronomist Consultant-SSF-EYE Project

22nd Jun 2018

Application Deadline: 29-June-2018 Adeso is looking for qualified Agronomist consultant with specialty on Onion and Sesame productions. The consultant will work with the Sesame and Onion farmer ...

Application Deadline: 29-June-2018

Adeso is looking for qualified Agronomist consultant with specialty on Onion and Sesame productions. The consultant will work with the Sesame and Onion farmers at the project locations in Somalia and provide technical support-including initial assessment and mapping the gaps, providing training to the respective farmers. The consultancy period is for 1 month and the successful consultant will provide post training technical support to the farmers

22 nd
Jun 2018

Economic Development Consultant-SSF-EYE Project

22nd Jun 2018

Application Deadline: 29-June-2018 Adeso is looking for qualified Economic Development consultant with specialty on smaller community business in rural and per urban settings, women and youths& ...

Application Deadline: 29-June-2018

Adeso is looking for qualified Economic Development consultant with specialty on smaller community business in rural and per urban settings, women and youths’ enterprise development. The consultant will work with the business groups and associations / cooperatives at the project locations in Somalia and provide technical support-including initial assessment and mapping the gaps, providing training to the respective groups. The consultancy period is for 2 months and the successful consultant will provide post training technical support

22 nd
Jun 2018

STREAM Facilitation Services for Learning Event

22nd Jun 2018

Application Deadline: 28-June-2018 The overall objective of this consultancy is to facilitate a learning event on the safety nets cash component of the Social Safety Net Program implemented by ...

Application Deadline: 28-June-2018

The overall objective of this consultancy is to facilitate a learning event on the safety nets cash component of the Social Safety Net Program implemented by the STREAM consortium.

03 rd
Jul 2018

Web Development Consultancy - NEAR

03rd Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 16th July, 2018 Website Overview and Development Objectives The main role of the Web Development consultant is to redesign the current NEAR website and to create a cle ...

Application Deadline: 16th July, 2018

Website Overview and Development Objectives

The main role of the Web Development consultant is to redesign the current NEAR website and to create a clear and easily accessible information structure, making the new website visibly enhanced in terms of navigation and information research.

The work will be undertaken under the supervision of the Programs Manager and in close collaboration with the Creative and Digital Production Consultant. The Web Designer's main tasks will be to propose, develop and implement all elements of the front-end user interface for NEAR website.

10 th
Jul 2018

Re-Advertisement - STREAM M&E Coordinator

10th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 23rd July, 2018 POSITION PURPOSE M&E Coordinator will be line managed by the consortium coordinator and technically work with ACTED and Adeso M&E focal points; ...

Application Deadline: 23rd July, 2018

POSITION PURPOSE

M&E Coordinator will be line managed by the consortium coordinator and technically work with ACTED and Adeso M&E focal points; and will be responsible for project level activities in relation to monitoring of project activities, data management and analysis. The M&E coordinator will effectively use the available channels and ways to foster learning for sustainable capacity development through using the many innovative approaches that recognize the importance of learning in M&E, improve knowledge and the capacity process as well as recognizing results through making the management of the knowledge more adaptive and responsive.

Working closely with project teams, he/she will support project monitoring and evaluation by providing and managing SSNP consortium databases and undertaking some project data management responsibilities including data collection, collation and analysis. The role involves providing technical support on design of thematic survey forms, data processing tools, management of data entry and validation, management and tracking project data using quantitative and qualitative data analysis basics.

He/she will have the overall coordination and running of the M&E system at the Nairobi and field level; providing support and oversight for M&E Officers; visiting to assist with monitoring activities and provide technical guidance (particularly training of data collectors and methodology work); managing the project database; undertaking analysis and producing monitoring reports as needed; disseminating monitoring information; working across to bring together data from the two organizations together for analysis and reporting.

The M&E Coordinator will be focal person in developing and managing the Program Measurement system, building the capacity of consortium staff and partners in M&E and supporting all consortium M&E and research-related activities of field projects.

12 th
Jul 2018

Senior Compliance Officer

12th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 25th July, 2018 POSITION SUMMARY The Senior Compliance Officer will report to the Executive Director by assessing, monitoring and addressing the status of internal con ...

Application Deadline: 25th July, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY

The Senior Compliance Officer will report to the Executive Director by assessing, monitoring and addressing the status of internal controls and all compliance aspects in Adeso.

The post-holder will undertake real time risk analysis of Adeso operations with regards to adherence to internal controls and donor compliance and will provide targeted context-specific sensitization, prevention measures and guidance on minimizing all major risks. Key to this will be the compilation of an operational risk register with detailed action plans and continuous updates on risk rating and mitigation activities.

S/he will be responsible for providing efficient and effective management of the programme’s overall grant portfolio. S/he will be member of the country programme core Senior Management Team responsible for ensuring appropriate grant management, ensuring compliance with donor and internal organisational requirements and overseeing information management related to grant and programme implementation.

S/he will have authority to implement all necessary agreed actions to ensure achievement of the objectives of the compliance program. S/he will also make recommendations for the Senior Management Team to ensure on-going compliance.

12 th
Jul 2018

Consultancy Services for Entrepreneurship and Financial Literacy Skills Development

12th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 17th July, 2018 PROJECT SUMMARY Adeso is leading in the Implementation of the Disasters and Emergencies Preparedness Program (DEPP) Innovation Lab, a 22 months’ ...

Application Deadline: 17th July, 2018

PROJECT SUMMARY

Adeso is leading in the Implementation of the Disasters and Emergencies Preparedness Program (DEPP) Innovation Lab, a 22 months’ project under the AIM (Adeso, iHub MasterCard) Consortium. The objective of this program is to increase preparedness and resilience of disaster-prone communities in Garissa and Marsabit counties of Kenya by drawing on their deep knowledge of pastoralist.

The Consortium has formed Maarifa Kona community innovation labs in Garissa and Marsabit where rural communities are participating to find ideas, prototype and scale innovations for commercialization. It is from this background that a number of community innovators are engaged with the labs to refine and prototype their ideas.

BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY

To inject business development and entrepreneurship skills for the Innovators, a number of capacity building programs have been underlined to help them manage financial resources through building their financial skills. Adeso therefore seeks to foster entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills among the innovators to solve challenges that hinder enterprise and innovation growth and to support the development and widespread application of new ideas, systems, and technologies.

OBJECTIVES OF THE CONSULTANCY

  • To design basic training methodology in the areas of financial literacy and entrepreneurship skill development.
  • To train a group of Innovators of financial management and literacy skills.
  • To design basic start-up curriculum guide for the Innovators on financial literacy and entrepreneurship skills development.
12 th
Jul 2018

Consultancy Services for Design Thinking and Human-Centered Design

12th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 17th July, 2018 BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY Adeso is leading in the Implementation of Disasters and Emergencies Preparedness Program (DEPP) Innovation Lab is a 22 month ...

Application Deadline: 17th July, 2018

BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY

Adeso is leading in the Implementation of Disasters and Emergencies Preparedness Program (DEPP) Innovation Lab is a 22 months’ project under the AIM (Adeso, iHub MasterCard) Consortium. The objective of this program is to increase preparedness and resilience of disaster-prone communities in Garissa and Marsabit counties of Kenya by drawing on their deep knowledge of pastoralist.

The Consortium has formed Maarifa Kona community innovations labs in Garissa and Marsabit where rural communities are participating to find ideas, prototype and scale innovations for commercialization. It is from this background that a number of community innovators are engaged with the labs to refine and prototype their ideas.

OBJECTIVES OF THE CONSULTANCY

  • To provide Innovators with basic design thinking process skills;
  • To inspire change at all stages of the Innovators’ product development through the delivery of exciting written, oral, and visual presentations;
  • Help the Innovators approach problems from a human perspective, with the objective of designing innovative and desirable products, services or experiences;
  • To design basic design thinking curriculum guide for the Innovators on financial literacy and entrepreneurship skills development;
  • To help the Innovators generate practical results through prototyping so that potential users can test them and provide feedback – long before the completion or launch.
17 th
Jul 2018

Operations and Partnership Advisor - NEAR

NEAR - 17th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 31st July, 2018 BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY  The Operations and Partnership Advisor will work closely with the NEAR Programs Manager to ensure that adequate level ...

Application Deadline: 31st July, 2018

BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY 

The Operations and Partnership Advisor will work closely with the NEAR Programs Manager to ensure that adequate levels of operations support are provided to NEAR personnel and partners working in Africa. This position will ensure that partner programmatic milestones are achieved before project closeout and support NEAR in general in ensuring compliance of all programs. S/he will contribute to the Capacity building of CS partners and assist the Executive Director with the design of operations department systems, policies and procedures to ensure efficiency and effectiveness in the implementation of NEAR programs globally.

19 th
Jul 2018

Logistics and Admin Assistant - NEAR

NEAR - 19th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 1st August, 2018 POSITION SUMMARY Based in Nairobi, under the supervision of the Executive Director - NEAR and technical guidance of the Operations Manager, the Logist ...

Application Deadline: 1st August, 2018

POSITION SUMMARY

Based in Nairobi, under the supervision of the Executive Director - NEAR and technical guidance of the Operations Manager, the Logistics and Admin Assistant will be a full-time member of the NEAR team and will play a crucial role in supporting the global NEAR team with various administrative and logistical duties.

The purpose of the position is to provide logistical and administrative support at the Nairobi office by working with the NEAR team across the globe, while adhering to Adeso policies and procedures.

POSITION PURPOSE

The Logistics and Admin Assistant will be responsible for ensuring quality for both administrative and logistics activities in HQ and across NEAR field offices and projects. S/he will also ensure administrative and logistics functions are delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner with high quality and appropriate standards; and support field teams in achieving and maintaining minimum donor and local regulation standards.

19 th
Jul 2018

Consultancy: Photography Assignment Based in Monrovia, Liberia

NEAR - 19th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 1st August, 2018 SCOPE OF WORK NEAR is seeking the services of a photographer to visually document the two comprehensive case studies to capture the images of civil so ...

Application Deadline: 1st August, 2018

SCOPE OF WORK

NEAR is seeking the services of a photographer to visually document the two comprehensive case studies to capture the images of civil society organizations at work in their communities in the Global South.

The images will be used to illustrate publications, websites, newsletters and institutional magazines. Photographs may also be used by the media and other partners on request as a resource to portray the work of NEAR members in the Global South. The consultant will be expected to travel to Monrovia, Liberia and document the achievements and success stories of the two subjects selected for the project through creation of photo-essays. The consultant will be responsible for the overall coordination of the production process (arranging shooting: locations, persons to be photographed, light, logistics etc.), shooting and post-production.

19 th
Jul 2018

Consultancy: Photography Assignment Based in New Delhi, India

NEAR - 19th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 1st August, 2018 SCOPE OF WORK NEAR is seeking the services of a photographer to visually document the two comprehensive case studies to capture the images of civil so ...

Application Deadline: 1st August, 2018

SCOPE OF WORK

NEAR is seeking the services of a photographer to visually document the two comprehensive case studies to capture the images of civil society organizations at work in their communities in the Global South.

The images will be used to illustrate publications, websites, newsletters and institutional magazines. Photographs may also be used by the media and other partners on request as a resource to portray the work of NEAR members in the Global South. The consultant will be expected to travel to New Delhi, India to document the achievements and success stories of the two subjects selected for the project through creation of photo-essays. The consultant will be responsible for the overall coordination of the production process (arranging shooting: locations, persons to be photographed, light, logistics etc.), shooting and post-production.

19 th
Jul 2018

Consultancy: Photography Assignment Based in Haiti

NEAR - 19th Jul 2018

Application Deadline: 1st August, 2018 SCOPE OF WORK NEAR is seeking the services of a photographer to visually document the two comprehensive case studies to capture the images of civil so ...

Application Deadline: 1st August, 2018

SCOPE OF WORK

NEAR is seeking the services of a photographer to visually document the two comprehensive case studies to capture the images of civil society organizations at work in their communities in the Global South.

The images will be used to illustrate publications, websites, newsletters and institutional magazines. Photographs may also be used by the media and other partners on request as a resource to portray the work of NEAR members in the Global South. The consultant will be expected to document the achievements and success stories of the two subjects selected for the project through creation of photo-essays in Haiti. The consultant will be responsible for the overall coordination of the production process (arranging shooting: locations, persons to be photographed, light, logistics etc.), shooting and post-production.

    10 th
    Jul 2018

    Adeso Medical and Other Benefits

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    TENDER NOTICE

     

    TENDER REF NO: Adeso/NBO/RFT002/2018-2019

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    TENDER NOTICE

     

    TENDER REF NO: Adeso/NBO/RFT002/2018-2019

                                   Adeso/SOM/RFT002/2018-2019

    Provision of the following Insurance covers:

    1. Medical cover for Kenya and Somalia staff
    2. WIBA-Work Injury Benefit for Kenya staff
    3. GPA- General Personal Accident for Somalia staff
    4. Pension Scheme for Kenya Staff

     

    Tender documents are available at Adeso office:

     

                                                                  Mijikenda Road, off Olenguruone Road, Lavington Nairobi, P.O.BOX 70331-00400, Nairobi, Kenya. +254710607378, 0208000881, 8009268.

     

    Tender documents to be collected upon payment of non-refundable fee KSH 5,000. Deadline for collection of tender documents is 12th  July 2018 at 5:00pm East African Time.

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    14 th
    May 2018

    NEAR HR Consultants (5 Vacancies)

    By NEAR

    Application Deadline: 27th May, 2018

    BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY 

    The HR Consult...

    By NEAR

    Application Deadline: 27th May, 2018

    BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY 

    The HR Consultants (HRCs) will be responsible for providing one-on-one support to local NGOs in the development and improvement of their human resources (HR) management systems and procedures in order to meet institutional donor compliance.

    The HRCs will work with members to address their capacity development through review of human resources manuals as well as capacity self-assessments and plans.  Support members to implement new or revised procedures through accompaniment, technical expertise, training and long-term capacity development, using participatory learning processes so members improve their organizational systems and staff capacity. Support members to develop strong systems and procedures for program management and accountability. Develop and support members’ leadership, management and core humanitarian skills, work with consultants and staff from other NGOs to provide training or run workshops as needed.

    The HRCs oversee the work of direct members per country to assess and prioritize their HR capacity development needs and strengthen their ability to meet donor compliance. They will support members through providing ongoing guidance and advice. The post-holders will design, coordinate and facilitate participatory learning processes with members’ HR staff.

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    09 th
    Mar 2018

    Final Evaluation of the Cash Assistance Project for Somalia (CAPS)

    Application Deadline: 16th March, 2018

    Application Deadline: 16th March, 2018

    OBJECTIVES OF THE ASSIGNMENT

    The purpose of this evaluation is to assess the progress made towards achievement of the overall and specific objectives of the project, its immediate and long term impacts on the lives of beneficiaries who were directly involved in the project activities, including their families, communities after the end of the implementation period.

    The assessment will also look at determining how effective the cash transfers provided to targeted beneficiaries has enabled them to meet their basic needs and improve their livelihoods as tied to the project objectives i.e. how the whole cash transfer interventions-system allowed the project to succeed or not. This is to assess the extent to which the various models of a cash operation did support or constrain effective cash based intervention implementation.

    The assessment will also help determine any impact the project has produced on the main target communities and project beneficiaries in terms of meeting their food security needs, increasing livelihood security and improving of local markets. The evaluation will also gauge the level of community and other stakeholder participation and ownership of the implementation process including the identification of the intended and unintended outcomes, best practices and lessons learned as well as challenges arising from programme implementation.  In addition, the evaluation will come up conclusions and recommendations on the way forward.

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    27 th
    Feb 2018

    Office Receptionist

    Application Deadline: 13th March, 2018

     

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    19 th
    Feb 2018

    Country Finance Manager, Somalia

     

     

    POSITION SUMMARY

    Adeso is recruiting for Country Finance Manager - Somalia. The successful Country Finance Manager will combine sound financial and staff management skills with high level of dynamism, creativity and efficiency. The position holder will be a full-time member of the Adeso staff, working with Somalia field teams and HQ staff.

     

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    13 th
    Feb 2018

    Consultancy - Organizational Development Strategy

    By NEAR

    Application Deadline: 20th February, 2018

    BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY

    Organizational D...

    By NEAR

    Application Deadline: 20th February, 2018

    BACKGROUND FOR CONSULTANCY

    Organizational Development Strategy

    NEAR’s capacity strengthening approach is aimed at developing strong and resilient civil societies within the Global South. NEAR believes that robust and resilient organizations are key to increasing local capacity to respond to crisis and development challenges. NEAR offers a platform for collaboration, along with learning and resources to strengthen the organizational capacity of our members as well as their accountability and preparedness to respond to the needs of their communities.

    NEAR has prioritized the development of a strategy for their organizational strengthening work as one of four pillars of their 2018-2020 strategic plan. The strategy will help guide the team and NEAR partners in the Global South. The NEAR Network seeks a consultant to support their capacity strengthening team to develop the overall strategy.

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    09 th
    Feb 2018

    Consultancy: Installation of Cooling System and Sanitation Material for Existing Fish Storage

    Application Deadline: Extended to 4th March, 2018

    Adeso is looking for a suitable short-term solar technical expert for its c...

    Application Deadline: Extended to 4th March, 2018

    Adeso is looking for a suitable short-term solar technical expert for its climate change adaptation and mitigation program in the coastal areas of Somalia/Somaliland. The initial consultancy employment period is for twenty (20) days that will be spread in the project’s implementation period at the critical phases.

    OBJECTIVE OF THE CONSULTANCY

    1. The Technical expert will be required to carry out maintenance and repair of the cooling systems and sanitation materials in the existing fish processing and storage facilities.
    1. S/he will be required to carry out repair and maintenance of existing solar powered irrigation farms in coastal villages.
    2. S/he will provide basic technical training to farming and fishing communities in the coastal villages.
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    06 th
    Feb 2018

    Consultancy - Study on Impact of Predictable Cash Transfers

    Application Deadline: 19th February, 2018

    PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF THE STUDY        

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    Application Deadline: 19th February, 2018

    PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF THE STUDY        

    The purpose of the study is to determine the impact of a predictable cash transfers under a safety net on building resilience of vulnerable communities in Lower Juba, Somalia.

    Key Assessment Questions include (but are not limited to):

    • How have the cash transfers demonstrated absorptive capacities and protected poor households from shocks?
    • How have the cash transfers demonstrated adaptive capacities and protected poor households from shocks?
    • How has this approach, if at all, assisted targeted households to reduce the use of negative coping mechanisms?
    • How have households diversified their livelihoods (income sources, skills, etc.)?

     

     

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    06 th
    Feb 2018

    Gender and Conflicts Management Coordinator

    Application Deadline: 19th February, 2018

    Adeso is implementing an Economic and Development, Youths’ Skills Development...

    Application Deadline: 19th February, 2018

    Adeso is implementing an Economic and Development, Youths’ Skills Development and Enterprise Development Project in Afmadow and Bardheera in Jubaland state, Somalia. The project is an innovative response to the current situation in Somalia, with a low rate of youths’ employment, a high rate of uneducated youths, low capacity in the community economic development as result of several protracted factors - conflicts, disasters and the long civil war in the country. The 15 months Economic and Livelihood Development, Enhancing Youths’ Skills and Employment Project creation, is expected to contribute to the government vision of increasing the human capital, and economic and livelihood development in line with the National Development Plan.

    Adeso is seeking a qualified Gender and Conflicts Management Coordinator to be based in Nairobi/Somalia with frequent travel to the project areas in Jubaland, Somalia. The incumbent will lead the initial participatory assessment on gender and conflicts issues in the project areas, develop the program guidelines on mainstreaming gender and conflicts in program implementation. The incumbent will build the capacity of the project team, the local authority and the partners on gender and conflicts management.

     

     

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    06 th
    Feb 2018

    Economic and Livelihood Development Manager

    Application Deadline: 19th February, 2018

    A...

    Application Deadline: 19th February, 2018

    Adeso is implementing an Economic and Development Youths’ Skills Development and Enterprise Development project in Afmadow and Bardheera in Jubaland state, Somalia. The project is an innovative response to the current situation in Somalia, with a low rate of youths’ employment, a high rate of uneducated youths, low capacity in the community economic development as result of several protracted factors –conflicts, disasters and the long civil war in the country. The 15 months’ Economic and Livelihood Development, Enhancing Youths’ Skills and Employment project creation is expected to contribute to the Government vision of increasing the human capital, and economic and livelihood development in line with the National Development Plan.

    Adeso is looking for a dynamic and competent Economic and Livelihood Development Manager that will be based in Nairobi or Somalia with frequent travel to the project areas of Afmadow and Bardeera and other Adeso program areas in Somalia /Somaliland.  The incumbent will be a full time member of Adeso Somalia team and will play a crucial role in the implementation of the project.  Due to the urgency of this position, the applications will be reviewed on rolling basis and the potential candidates are encouraged to apply early.

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