Finance and Administration Officer Job Vacancy at National Drought Management Authority in Kenya 2012
National Individual Consultant
Finance and Administration Officer – National Drought Management Authority (NDMA)
Kenya faced a severe drought in 2011 whose impacts are still being felt, following successive rain failures.
The drought described as one of the worst in 60 years affected three quarters of the country especially in the North Eastern, Rift Valley, Eastern and Coast provinces. 3.75million people mainly the pastoralists, farmers in marginal agricultural areas as well as the urban poor were affected.
The drought caused crop failure, depleted pasture, water and led to loss of livestock contributing to a sharp deterioration of household food security.
UNDP together with GOK have developed a project as a medium term measure to support recovery as well as build resilience of communities especially youth and women’s groups affected by the drought and to strengthen institutions responsible for recovery and disaster risk reduction work.
The intervention will address short term livelihoods economic recovery needs of youth and women while establishing in the process the capacities and building blocks of sustainable local long-term development.
The main objective of the assignment is to assist the implementing agency (NDMA) with the work plan and budgets by providing and tracking expenditure and accurate financial accounts, preparation of financial reports and reviews and also support administrative matters and procurement related to the project.
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their application which should include the following:
- Detailed Curriculum Vitae
- UNDP Personal History Form (P11) ( template provided)
- Proposal for implementing the assignment (template provided)
Please quote “Finance and Admin Officer – NDMA” on the subject line.
Applications should be emailed to email@example.com to reach us not later than Monday, 31 December 2012 at Noon, Kenya Time.
Please see the Terms of Reference, the P11 form, the Individual Contract Proposal form and the Terms and Conditions of Individual Contracts under by visiting the UNDP Kenya Website: http://www.ke.undp.org/index.php/procurements
UNDP Kenya reserves the right to accept or reject any application