Partnerships Officer (Private Sector) at UNICEF, Nairobi, Kenya

Deadline: 25 November 2017

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Partnerships Officer (Private Sector) in Nairobi, Kenya.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Partnerships Officer (Private Sector) will perform the following functions-

  • Partnerships – provide advice to COs in the identification, development, and finalization of local private sector partnerships that include both financial and non-financial elements.
  • This includes support to due diligence, pitch development, negotiation, and finalization of MoUs.
  • It also includes Salesforce database management of all ESAR accounts.
  • Stewardship – to provide best practice support to COs on stewardship and reporting templates, and to directly support the stewardship of regional level private sector partners and the completion of reports.
  • Capacity building – To provide the initial support, with a focus primarily on non-PSFR COs in the region, on private sector queries and issues.
  • As well, to contribute content and support to private sector capacity building through CO missions and to major private sector trainings in the region.
  • Provide support in other related tasks and larger partnership team objectives to ensure an integrated approach.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have –

  • University degree in Social Sciences, Development, Business, Corporate Social Responsibility, Public Administration or related field.
  • At least 2 years of professional experience in private sector partnerships.
  • Experience in Africa a plus.
  • Fluency in English.
  • Nationality of Kenya.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.