Deputy Director, Partnership and Linkages

Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA)

Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA) is a state corporation under the Ministry of Health established under the KEMSA Act 2013 whose mandate is: Procure, warehouse and distribute drugs and medical supplies for prescribed public health programs, the national strategic stock reserve, prescribed essential health packages and national referral hospitals

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Deputy Director, Partnership and Linkages

Institution: Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA)

Location: Nairobi

Job Type: Full Time

 

Scope of Work /Duties /Responsibilities

  • Development of resource mobilization strategies;
  • Developing funding proposals for resource mobilization and drafting of negotiation documents;
  • Developing and updating donor and development partners database and funded projects and programmes;
  • Assessing and evaluating various externally funded projects and programs;
  • Preparing reports on funding and resource mobilization activities and programmes.
  • Develop and implement the social enterprise strategy to diversify revenue streams.
  • Mobilizing financial and non-financial resources from private sectors entities, individuals and corporate agencies
  • Monitor donor reporting and grant expenditure deadlines;
  • Providing input in the development and implementation of mobilization policies and strategies for sourcing of funds from individuals, bilateral, multi- lateral and private organizations;
  • Reviewing and analyzing the partnership database for policy decisions;

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following Marketing, Planning, Economics, Commerce, or other business/ Health related field from a recognized institution;
  • A Master’s Degree in any of the following disciplines Business Management, Marketing, Planning, Economics, Commerce, or other business/ Health related field from a recognized institution
  • Management course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution
  • Be a member of a relevant professional body in good standing where applicable;
  • Proficiency in use of MS Office applications and ERP platform; and
  • Met the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution;
  • Demonstrated experience in securing funds for development organizations from the global community, donors and the private sector;

Experience

  • A minimum period of ten (10) in relevant work experience and at least three (3) in a supervisory position in the Public Service or Private Sector;

Personal Qualities

  • Proposal writing skills
  • Ability to creatively solve problems
  • Good analytical skills in developing and implementing resource mobilization strategies
  • Negotiation, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong communication and reporting skills;
  • Emotional and social intelligence skills;
  • Managerial skills;

Method of Application

Interested candidates are required to submit their duly filled application forms (available on https://www.kemsa.co.ke/download/application-form/ in either hard or soft copy formats marked / referenced ‘Job Ref

Application for the specific Position should be stated .

  • Hard copy applications to be enclosed in plain sealed envelopes marked / referenced clearly as above.
  • Interested candidates should not indicate their names on the envelope.
  • Please note that successful candidates will be required to submit certified true copies of certificates, testimonials, a detailed CV, and MUST fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 and will be required to attach copies of the requisite documents during interviews.

Hard Copy Applications can be submitted physically or sent via postal mail and addressed to:

Chief Executive Officer

Kenya Medical Supplies Authority

Commercial Street Industrial Area

P.O. Box 47715 – 00100

NAIROBI, KENYA

 

Soft copy applications can be sent via email to recruitment@kemsa.co.ke

Online applications can be submitted via www.careers.kemsa.co.ke All applications should be submitted and received on or before: 17:00hrs on August 16, 2022.

Interested and qualified? Go to Kenya Medical Supplies Authority (KEMSA) on  https://careers.kemsa.co.ke/ to apply

 

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