Purpose of the position:
To provide programmatic and technical management in successful implementation of MNCP grant aimed at contributing to improved children wellbeing outcomes within the project area.
To effectively communicate World Vision’s Christian ethos and demonstrate a quality of spiritual life that serves as an example to others.
Project Management ( 40%)
Ensure proper planning and implementation of the nutrition grant project
Ensure all grant nutrition interventions are implemented within schedule, plans and budgets and regularly review project status.
Ensure that nutrition interventions are integrated with other projects in the programme
Ensure identification of local needs and resources and take appropriate programming measures
Ensure effective integration of gender, child protection, disability, Christian commitment and advocacy into nutrition grant
Ensure development of quality project, Annual work plans, budgets and Detailed Implementation Plan, 4D matrix
Design Monitoring, Reporting and Evaluation (25%)
GoK and donor guidelines and standards
Contextualize/adopt design guidelines and utilize at the Project/ADP level
Ensure timely mobilization and effective communication with
communities and stakeholders during baselines and evaluations
Ensure Integration of sustainability planning in the project design
Ensure timely submission of completed DME products for the project
Liaise with National Office Technical Specialists for the technical aspects of the project design
Follow-up for timely approval of donor reports, budgets and plans for the project.
Ensure monthly monitoring of project indicators and facilitate regular reflections on monitoring practice to make improvements
Share nutrition monitoring data using the approved tools
Contribute to evaluation planning, support data collection, analysis and interpretation of nutrition data
Facilitate dissemination and use of Baseline and evaluation findings and lead the implementation of recommendations
Analyze and utilize nutrition data from MOH Health Information and CMAM and Systems take appropriate programming measures
Ensure the health information system and community management of acute malnutrition (CMAM) system are updated
Coordinate surveys and assessments
Ensure timely submission of quality reports (weekly to biweekly sitreps, monthly management reports, Semi-annual Annual in line with WV/donor reporting guidelines.
In collaboration with project team identify, document and disseminate promising practices on nutrition within the grant
Convene forums for sharing and learning while involving project stakeholders.
Support Ministry of Health monitoring and evaluation systems
Capacity Building (10%)
project staff and partners Lead the capacity building initiatives for staff, communities and partners to enable them effectively advocate for and implement project interventions.
Ensure ongoing coaching and mentoring of project staff and MoH staff to be able perform achieve results.
Engagement& networking (20%)
Represent WVK in nutrition stakeholder meetings county and sub-county levels key among them county
In liaison with county health team lead the county nutrition technical forum and county multi-stakeholder forums
Engaging with county executive, county legislature, ministry of health as sub-county or county level to influence resource allocation nutrition
Map resource mobilization opportunities at local level and develop concepts and proposals in collaboration with regional and national office teams.
Ensure close working collaboration with key Government line ministries and other likeminded partners.
Any other duty (5%_)
Qualifications: Education/Knowledge/Technical Skills and Experience
The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education, prior experience or on-the-job training: