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EDP Coordinator Jobs

1 month ago   Jobs Offers   Nairobi   50 views

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Location: Nairobi

Job Description/RequirementsJOB RE-ADVERT-OPEN POSITIONSLOCATION:COAST REGIONAVAILABILITY:*IMMEDIATE*CAP Youth Empowerment Institute Kenya was established to provideBasic Employability Skills Training (BEST) for disadvantaged youngpersons (M/W) in the society with particular focus on women to getequitable, qualitative learning and access to promising labor marketoriented opportunities, savings and credit that support their pathwaysto safe and positive futures.The key purpose of this project is to assist disadvantaged youngpersons to make informed choices, develop labor-market orientedemployability skills and access job placements, savings and enterprisedevelopment support.4. EDP CoordinatorEntrepreneurship development program expert play important role inboosting the effectiveness of training at all levels. EDP facilitatorsworks closely with EDP facilitators at CoE but has role at eachintervention of the project. The position requires to perform belowlisted activates.Ø Ensure that quality delivery of EDP is taking place at CoE and SME labs as per the standard manual for level 1 to 3;Ø Assist project team in developing EDP action plans and monitor the progress on the same.Ø Develop alliances with organizations with similar interest to explore entrepreneurship opportunities for trainees;Ø Monitor and evaluate project progress against indicators specified for EDP section;Ø Develop portfolio of mentors for each county with assistance of EDP facilitators;Ø Identify needs of youth and develop mechanism of assistance on EDP aspects;Ø Develop database of financial funding organizations and ensure thatpartnership MOU is signed with a minimum of 20 partners in each county.Ø Design and develop entrepreneurship tool kits and starter kits for eligible candidates in the project.Ø Customize and contextualize the learning needs at CoE’s and SME labs.Ø Conduct EDP effectiveness assessments and suggest changes based on short comings;Ø Provide learning support to agriculture demo farm on entrepreneurship development;Ø Design and develop tailor made EDP training programs to fit thecontext for project beneficiaries at Center of excellence, SME Labs,County Biashara center, Beach management units, Farmers, VTC partnersand private sector.Ø Assist in digitizing EDP modules as and when requiredØ Lead self-employment opportunity survey for each county.Ø Obtain information on various Govt. initiatives in relation topromoting entrepreneurship and educate EDP facilitators on the same.Ø Deliver TOT to staff on EDP componentØ Conduct high achiever entrepreneurs’ workshops and business clinicsØ Conduct Business pitch competitionØ Guide the youths through the compliance processØ Take the entrepreneurs through business mentorshipØ Provide all trained people with toolkitsØ Provide entrepreneurs with market information packs from annualmarket assessments, Business value chain analysis and networks andlinkages surveysØ Tailor made SME training and mentorshipØ Monthly progress report on the tasks performed as per project timelines.Ø Develop social media posts and case studies for project visibilitiesMinimum requirements· Bachelor’s degree in a business-related field, including economics, agricultural economics, and finance.· Experience in business management, finance, or entrepreneurship program.· Experience working with youth on both urban and rural inlivelihoods, both individual and group based income generatingactivities in coast region.· Experience in partnership development, training design, and delivery of training/capacity Building.Personal Attributes required:TrustworthinessIntegrity and professionalismTime management skillsProject Management skillsProblem solving and negotiation skillsDecision making and leadership skillsOur commitment to safeguardingCAPYEI is committed to preventing any type of unwantedbehavior at work including sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse,lack of integrity and financial misconduct; and committed to promotingthe welfare of young persons. CAPYEI expects all and volunteers (m/w) toshare this commitment through our code of conduct. We place a highpriority on ensuring that only those who share and demonstrate ourvalues are recruited to work for us.How to applyInterested internal candidates who meet the criteria above areencouraged to send their application letters and detailed CVs torecruit@capyei.orgby30th June 2021**.** Candidates are required to indicate the position title on the subject line of the email when applying.Shortlisting will be done on rolling basisCAPYEI DOES NOTcharge any fee at any stage of the recruitment process .

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