DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMES
NRT is looking for a leader with keen insights on how to drive change in a dynamic and rapidly scaling organisation. The overall responsibility of this position is to proactively identify, manage and execute NRT programmes and oversee programme activities and initiatives from inception to completion. This is a pivotal role supporting the CEO to ensure that NRT delivers impact in the respective Counties, in concert with all technical program leads, in an accountable, professional, strategic, pragmatic and innovative manner. He / she must have fifteen years experience in senior management roles, preferably with conservancies, and must demonstrate experience in grassroots community development particularly in pastoral areas, with strong experience in mediating resource-based conflicts and knowledge in building capacity of community conservancies, particularly governance structures. Find out more, and how to apply.
SENIOR RANGELANDS OFFICER
NRT is committed to partnering with community conservancies to reverse rangeland degradation. Through strengthened community rangeland management practices – informed by traditional knowledge and science – communities will build resilience to drought. These practices will also benefit livestock and wildlife; both critical to the livelihoods of pastoral communities. NRT is seeking to recruit a Senior Rangelands Officer. He/she will report to the NRT Director of Natural Resources Management (NRM) by overseeing the implementation of the rangelands program. The individual should have a thorough understanding of pastoral systems and experience working within the ASALs of Kenya. Fluency in Kiswahili and English is essential (on paper and in dialogue). A passion for transformational community-based conservation is vital. He / she must have a minimum five years of professional work experience in community managed natural resources. Find out more, and how to apply.
SENIOR WATER ENGINEER
NRT is looking for a highly skilled person who will ensure efficient water resource mapping, accessibility, distribution, operation and maintenance of all the water system across NRT member community conservancies. The person will personally oversee the execution of NRT’s Community conservancies water strategy in the field and will provide technical input on water resource management plans, water supply maintenance systems, preparation of designs, BOQs, Specifications and Construction supervision, water resource mapping for all community conservancy water infrastructure and water resources. This is a pivotal role supporting the Director of Natural Resource Management to ensure that NRT member community conservancies deliver impact in the respective Counties, in concert with all technical program leads in an accountable, professional, strategic, pragmatic and innovative manner. Applicants must possess BSc Civil Engineer / Water Engineering and a minimum eight years working on water development projects, or related natural resource management projects including in arid and semi-arid areas. Find out more, and how to apply.
SENIOR INTERNAL AUDITOR
Reporting to the NRT Board through the finance subcommittee and with a close working relationship with Chief Executive Officer, the Senior Internal Auditor will be responsible in developing and overseeing audit strategies, audit plans and programmes. The applicant must have excellent numeracy, computer and financial skills/knowledge and experience working in the not-for-profit sector. It is expected that the Internal Auditor will design and deliver new audit initiatives as well as strategic and complex audits. Secondly, the individual will also provide significant input to the design and delivery of ongoing risk management and control initiatives. We invite applications from highly motivated professionals, with extensive experience in operational auditing as well as a risk-based approach to reviews. An individual with experience in project management and a professional qualified accountant (CIA / CPA / ACCA) and a must be a Member of Institute of Internal Auditors Kenya Charter. He/she must possess Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounting with over ten years relevant post qualification experience. Find out more and how to apply.
Reporting to the Chief Finance Officer and with a close working relationship with all other departments, the Management Accountant will assist senior management in making critical business decisions by analyzing and presenting key financial data. Responsibility will include working with management to help make upper level management decisions and support management to use financial information to inform business strategy. The management accountant must have an exceptional mathematical mind combined with a strong business orientation. You must be able to assume responsibility for reporting tasks and be both a strategic and decision oriented. The goal is to contribute to the decision making process of management that will ensure business growth and long-term success. Find out more, and how to apply.
ASSISTANT GRANTS ACCOUNTANT
Assistant Grant Accountant is the primary point of contact when it comes to providing technical support in Grant Accounting and ensuring compliance to grants regulations and relevant financial policies. This individual will provide support to various projects including budgeting, reporting and risk management, ensuring that terms and conditions of the grants are met. The candidate will have good collaboration and analysis skills. Find out more and how to apply.
ACCOUNTANT, NRT TRADING
NRT Trading is looking for a qualified accountant with experience in working with people from diverse backgrounds. This person will be charged with preparing payments, ETR reconciliations, invoicing, preparing monthly, quarterly and yearly P&L and financial reports, and maintaining financial security. Find out more and how to apply.