Job Title: Project Manager Commonwealth Scholarships Kenya – UNGO Jobs

Country: Kenya
Organization: British Council
Closing date: 24 Apr 2022

Project Manager Commonwealth Scholarships Kenya

Role Purpose

The role holder will plan and deliver alumni activity for the Commonwealth Scholarship programme in accordance with the global alumni engagement plan for this contract. The successful candidate will plan and deliver face-to-face and digital alumni activity in the country of posting and in a selected number of additional countries. They will monitor activity that is delivered and report regularly.

Role specific knowledge and experience:

The main essential knowledge and experience points that we are looking for you to evidence are:

  • Under-graduate degree or equivalent qualification/experience
  • Basic knowledge of UK higher education sector for postgraduate study, including understanding of pathways to the UK for international student recruitment
  • Knowledge and experience in project management

Role Specific Skills

  • Proven leadership of events management with a range of people and partner organisations
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively with tight deadlines
  • Managing relationships with stakeholders

Desirable requirements:

  • Understanding of scholarship programmes
  • Post-graduate qualification

Further Information

Pay Band – 6

Remuneration – KES 310,296 per month**

Contract Duration – Fixed Term Contract ending 31 March 2023

Location – Nairobi, Kenya

Requirements – All applicants should have a pre-existing legal status to live and work in country of application. The British Council will not facilitate/sponsor visa applications and work permits.

Closing Date – 24 April 2022 (23:59 South Africa Time)

How to apply: