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Registered Nurse at Ampath Trust

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Purpose of Position:

To provide quality customer service to consumers within the legal-ethical framework of the nursing profession.

Requirements:

National Diploma: Nursing (Required), SANC Registration in Relevant Register, Valid South African drivers licence (Code EB) (Required)

Required Experience:

Knowledge: Meditech system, Knowledge: MS Excel, Knowledge: MS Word, Knowledge: National Health Act, Knowledge: Nursing Council Scope of Practice, Phlebotomy experience in a laboratory environment

Key Responsibilities:

Maintain good client relations in order to promote the image of Ampath, Manage money/cash flow of depot to facilitate collection of payments for phlebotomy services rendered, Perform administrative tasks to ensure correct recording and processing of information, Perform nursing procedures in order to ensure sufficient delivery of nursing services., Perform safety and quality control tasks to ensure that relevant standards are upheld.

Applicants must have a South African ID or a valid South African work permit. We do not accept any faxed or emailed CVs. If we have not contacted you within 14 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.
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Flexo Printing Machine Operator at Volt Management Services Limited

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Job Description

We are a Management Consultancy firm and we commenced active business in Kenya April 2016.

Responsibilities

  • Sets up and operates flexographic printing press to print designs or lettering on rolls of flexible plastic film, paper, and nonabsorbent stock for use in making products, such as plastic, paper, or waxed paper bags, and paper drinking cups: Reads job order and mounts specified rubber plate and printing dies on cylinder, installs cylinder on shaft, and secures assembly in bed of press.
  • Fills dye fonts with prescribed inks or dyes.
  • Moves levers to engage dye rolls, adjusting position of cylinder to print two or more colors without overlapping or smearing previously printed area.
  • Inserts shaft through core of paper or plastic roll and secures roll on press in feed position.
  • Splices end of roll to trailer sheet remaining in press, using tape, and turns handwheel to regulate roll tension and feed as directed.
  • Starts press, adjusting speed, tension, and alignment of printing plate as necessary.
  • Cuts sample of printed material from end of printed roll and inspects for imperfections, such as blurred or off-center impressions.
  • Cleans rubber plate, cylinder, and dye fonts, using solvent, and lubricates press as needed, using grease gun.
  • May mix inks or dyes to produce desired colors.
  • May operate press equipped with laminator attachment to print and laminate polyethylene or cellophane sheeting.
  • May operate press that prints, cuts, and folds paper stock to make paper napkins.

Closing Date: 31st July. 2024

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Seed Systems Senior Advisor Humanitarian and Fragile Contexts at Mercy Corps

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Job Description

Mercy Corps is a global humanitarian aid agency engaged in transitional environments that have experienced some sort of shock: natural disaster, economic collapse, or conflict.

About Job

  • Mercy Corps seeks an experienced seed system technical advisor who has significant program and partnership management experience. They will be responsible for the overall management and technical direction of Mercy Corps’ two ISSD action learning topics (c. 60% time) and the relevant seed system components of PWS (c. 40% time). Both programs are founded in collaboration and consultation and will require working with various stakeholders such as other INGOs, local organizations, research institutions and donors.
  • The Senior Technical Advisor will lead the technical seeds-related activities for both PWS and ISSD Africa, including conducting desk reviews on seed-related activities in conflict-affected areas, particularly linked to peace building, and on challenges, benefits and gaps in private sector practices that could contribute to more resilient, inclusive and productive seed systems in fragile contexts; pilot-testing and refining tools and guidance materials, building off of the CAT and SERT developed under the last ISSD phase; forging new connections and partnerships with seed system actors; convening online and in-person events with diverse stakeholders such as policy makers, implementing partners, donors and private sector actors; and documenting and disseminating learning and tools.
  • Alongside technical activities, the Senior Advisor will be responsible for management oversight of the two ISSD Africa action learning projects. This will include leading project strategy, partner coordination and management, technical implementation, hiring and managing technical consultants where needed, and reporting and budgeting.

Essential Job Responsibilities

PROGRAM STRATEGY

  • Lead the implementation strategy development and refinement of Mercy Corps’ ISSD action learning projects, in collaboration with project partners and other relevant stakeholders
  • Act as Mercy Corps’ lead point of contact with WCDI, including engaging in the ISSD Africa management meetings and representing Mercy Corps at partner events
  • Work with PWS leadership on implementation strategy for emergency BHA partners, specifically focused on partners’ seed system priorities
  • Identify opportunities for synergies with Mercy Corps’ seed system activities

PROGRAM MANAGEMENT

  • Ensure that program implementation is responsive to implementing partners and consistent with Mercy Corps’ relevant program guidelines, principles, values, quality standards and strategic plan.
  • Manage the workplan, budget and reporting for Mercy Corps’ two ISSD action learning projects
  • Lead on procurement processes, recruitment, and contracting of consultants, sub-awardees and other vendors
  • Manage project partnerships (SeedSystem and IFDC) and relevant consultants, ensuring clear communication, roles and responsibilities and completion of deliverables on time and within budget
  • Ensure delivery of action research, knowledge sharing and learning activities on time, target and budget, using effective M&E systems to reach desired impacts.
  • Ensure all interventions adhere to Mercy Corps’ Gender Policy, Do No Harm principles, and beneficiary accountability standards.

PROGRAM TECHNICAL IMPLEMENTATION

  • Contribute to influential analysis and derive new insights from desk reviews, assessments and pilot tests; incorporate those results and best practices into learning documents, practical tools or other outputs. Technical focus areas may include: seed systems in conflict-affected areas; private sector practices that could contribute to more resilient, inclusive and productive seed systems in fragile contexts; linking seed system interventions with resilience design and related outcomes (e.g., nutrition, food security); and anticipatory action and scenario planning for seed activities.
  • Lead online and in-person technical consultations to harness learning and share best practices and lessons learned; document learning and develop guidance documents/tools based on lessons learned; and facilitate knowledge sharing events with relevant stakeholders.
  • Forge new connections and partnerships with seed system actors;
  • Document and disseminate learning and tools widely to ensure best practices are shared, endorsed and utilized amongst relevant stakeholders.

MONITORING, EVALUATION AND IMPACT MEASUREMENT

  • Manage the M&E system for Mercy Corps’ two ISSD Africa action learning projects; externally, this will include tracking key indicators (through collating documentation and annual or end-of-project surveys with project stakeholders) for reporting to WCDI; internally, this will include ensuring data is entered into Mercy Corps’ online tracking system and annually reporting on participant counts.
  • Contribute to PWS’s M&E and report systems, as relevant and when needed.

FINANCE & COMPLIANCE MANAGEMENT

  • Ensure compliance with donors and Mercy Corps regulations.
  • Work closely with finance officer to ensure ISSD budget is managed effectively, on time and within scope.
  • Communicate effectively to ensure overall program targets and donor obligations are met.

INFLUENCE, REPRESENTATION AND PARTNERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

  • Identify, build and manage strategic partnerships with SeedSystem, IFDC, other ISSD Africa partners, USAID, as well as with networks and stakeholders.
  • Represent both programs and Mercy Corps with different stakeholders, in relevant practitioner and learning networks and at key events, as well as through developing industry wide papers, conference presentations, and online fora.
  • Build external visibility on relevant technical areas.

Supervisory Responsibility

  • The position will supervise consultants and sub-awardees, including the technical partners engaged in ISSD Africa. They may occasionally supervise interns and/or volunteers on special assignments.

Accountability

  • Reports Directly To: Director, PRO-WASH & SCALE
  • Works Directly With: Snr Director Food Security (dotted line for ISSD Africa work). Agriculture Advisors and other team members; Agriculture Systems and other relevant TSU team members, Mercy Corps country program teams in priority countries; Wageningen University and Research and other ISSD Africa Partners; SeedSystem; IFDC; Save the Children; and IDEAL, PRO-WASH, REAL, PCS and other USAID/BHA learning award staff.

Accountability to Participants and Stakeholders

  • Mercy Corps team members are expected to support all efforts toward accountability, specifically to our program participants, community partners, other stakeholders, and to international standards guiding international relief and development work. We are committed to actively engaging communities as equal partners in the design, monitoring and evaluation of our field projects.

Minimum Qualification & Transferable Skills

  • At least 4 years of experience implementing emergency projects with a focus on seed system development and/or technically leading or advising on seed system interventions.
  • Advanced degree at master’s level or above in a field relevant to agriculture or international development, or at least 7 years of relevant work experience.
  • Demonstrated program management experience, including budget management and multi-partner, multi-country coordination experience
  • Demonstrated strong theoretical and applied technical expertise in formal and informal seed system development; practical experience with seed system assessments, strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrated strong theoretical and applied knowledge of market-based programming, including using integrated approaches and applying systems thinking, preferred.
  • Experience developing knowledge sharing strategies, learning tools, and leading/facilitating learning events.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage stakeholders at different levels from various agencies to collate learning and develop frameworks for implementation.
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills and the ability to develop collaborative relationships
  • Strong presentation and communication skills in English required.
  • Willingness and ability to travel to Mercy Corps project sites and field locations, including traveling to insecure environments, is required.
  • Fluency (written and verbal) in English is required; working knowledge (verbal) of French is preferred.

Closing Date: 31st July 2024

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