Project Assistant in charge of the Vocational Skills Mapping and Development

Support Economic Empowerment in Nairobi, Kenya

Data Analysis, Nonprofit Operations, Program Management, Training
Can Start: 
as soon as possible
Can Stay: 
3 months to 12 months
Must Speak: 
Helpful if Speaks: 
Learning Opportunity

We think this is a meaningful project for the experienced career coach to support economic empowerment in Nairobi, Kenya.

Opportunity Details


Your principal mission as the Project Assistant in charge of the Vocational Skills Mapping and Development is to map skills of Dandora residents and to establish partnerships providing vocational training suiting their skills. The main target of vocational training program is to provide the youth residing in Dandora with new skills enabling them to access new employment opportunities.

Specific Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To undertake a Skills Mapping: to identify existing employment opportunities for Dandora residents, you will carry out a quantitative survey mapping educational and professional skills of Dandora population in all phases of Dandora. A clear dataset in excel format with the result of the survey will be established
  • To search for and to establish partnerships with organizations which would provide and/or fund vocational trainings to the community
  • To assist to and closely monitor training sessions and to evaluate its results
  • To assist the Dandora population in accessing new employment opportunities after the training


  • Must be computer literate
  • Should have experience in carrying out quantitative surveys
  • Should have experience in analyzing data in Excel; knowledge of a statistical software such as STATA and of a GIS software is an advantage
  • Experience with vocational trainings is an advantage
  • Should be fluent in English, Kiswahili is an advantage but not a must


Expected outcomes of the Experteer's work are:

  • dataset about educational and professional skills of residents in all Dandora
  • established partnership ensuring the provision of vocational trainings


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  • Data Analysis
  • Nonprofit Operations
  • Program Management
  • Training


  • English


  • Swahili

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Industry: Architecture & Planning, Manufacturing, Non-Profit, Plastics, Professional Training & Coaching

Mission: Economic Empowerment

Size: Small organization: 5 - 25 persons

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