Agriculture Jobs in Kenya


Exciting Challenge in Conservation of Karura Forest
The Friends of Karura Forest Community Forest Association (FKF/CFA) and the Kenya Forest Service (KFS) work to protect, manage and restore Karura Forest Reserve to a natural state providing ecosystem, educational and recreational services for all.
The Karura Forest Environment Education Trust (KFEET) is an integral component focussing on environmental education.

We now have a vacancy for:
Operations Manager
The Position: The appointee will be responsible for all operations, including finance, security and staff of FKF/CFA and KFEET.
Duties and responsibilities shall include but not be limited to:
  • Managing operations and projects
  • Advising and reporting on strategic, operational options;
  • Implementing financial management policies and control systems;
  • Providing leadership, guidance and to manage staff effectively at all levels;
  • Designing training policies for enhancing staff skills;
  • Managing daily field work to monitor progress and assess needs;
  • Instilling morale, loyalty and a sense of common purpose among staff;
  • Managing communications with partners, stakeholders and media;
  • Ensuring custody and maintenance of fixed and movable assets;
  • Higher university degree or equivalent in relevant field;
  • 20 years’ experience demonstrating increasing responsibilities and supervision of teams;
  • Strong interpersonal, networking and negotiation skills;
  • Demonstrable skills in writing, public presentations, IT and financial literacy;
  • Reputation for professional diligence and integrity, energy and innovation.
Terms: Attractive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to participate in an exciting, interesting and noble endeavour.

   How to Apply

   Qualified candidates should email application to not later than 7th July 2016.