Living Goods aims to improve the lives of tens of millions of underserved people by transforming community health services across the developing world. We have developed a model that has been independently proven to reduce child mortality by 27 percent. And we do this extremely cost-effectively at a net cost of less than $2 per person per year. Our goal now is to scale this impact.
We are seeking an experienced advocacy professional to join our team in the newly created Advocacy Senior Manager role in Kenya. To scale and deepen our impact in Kenya, Living Goods must build strong relationships with government, influence policy, and identify and cultivate champions.
Reporting to the Director of Health and Government Relations, the Senior Manager will, manage efforts to increase the overall influence of Living Goods in Kenya. They will manage the development and implementation of an integrated advocacy and influencing strategy in the community health space in Kenya. Working with the Country Director, Business Development and Partnerships team, they will help shape and oversee Kenya’s advocacy strategy and deliver strategic communications and reporting requirements for Living Goods in Kenya.
The Senior Manager will be passionate about community health and have considerable experience in the health sector. You will be responsible for a) positioning Living Goods as a leader in community health system strengthening, b) influencing community health strategy, policy, and planning to strengthen community health systems, and c) advocating for increased institutional and government funding for community health in Kenya, with the government and other partners. You will oversee the production of key communications material— including reports for government and key partners—and support stakeholder and public engagement events that advance the strategic goals of Living Goods.
This is an exciting role and one that is squarely positioned both at the heart of Living Goods’ strategy, and at the leading edge of our drive towards transformative change.
Responsibilities and Requirements
Qualifications and Experience
A competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience including health insurance and bonus opportunity. The opportunity to be your best while making lives better for those in need.
Life at Living Goods
Living Goods is aiming to make disruptive changes, dramatically improving the lives of underserved communities. We think big, but we operate small and nimble. At Living Goods, you will have the chance to use your creativity and work with your teammates to conceive and test new ideas every day. If you work well in a dynamic, highly collaborative culture, if you set high standards for yourself and your colleagues, if you know how to fail fast and learn fast, if you meet challenges with calm determination and a sense of humor, you will thrive at Living Goods.
How to Apply
To apply for this position please visit our career page and apply for Advocacy, Senior Manager through our applicant tracking system. Successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.
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