17 Nov 2020

Health Programs Coordinator at Equity Bank

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Equity Bank Limited (The “Bank”) is incorporated, registered under the Kenyan Companies Act Cap 486 and domiciled in Kenya. The address of the Bank’s registered office is 9th Floor, Equity Centre, P.O. Box 75104 – 00200 Nairobi. The Bank is licensed under the Kenya Banking Act (Chapter 488), and continues to offer retail banking, microfinance and related services. The Bank has subsidiaries in Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, Rwanda and Tanzania. Its shares are listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange and Uganda Securities Exchange. Equity Bank was founded as Equity Building Society (EBS) in October 1984 and was originally a provider of mortgage financing for the majority of customers who fell into the low income population.


Reporting to the General Manager, Health. The position holder will be responsible for Coordinating Health Pillar programs and initiatives. He/she will be tasked with:

  • Organizing Health programs and activities in accordance with the goals of the Health Pillar of Equity Group Foundation (EGF)
  • Supporting the development of new programs to support the strategic direction of EGF in the Health Sector.
  • Writing program funding proposals and supporting the development of budgets and operating plans for EGF Health programs with clear objectives and indicators for health activities.
  • Coordinating operations of EGF Health Programs, support in the analysis of program and project risks to ensure that project goals align with the EGF objectives.
  • Ensure health projects meet the project objectives within budget and the allotted timelines, promptly reporting any operational concerns.
  • Encouraging beneficiary participation; support in liaising with stakeholders
  • Contribute to development of an effective strategy including proactive planning for responsible exit.
  • Ensure accurate and timely reporting of activities & program status throughout its life cycle & in applicable formats.
  • Liaising with Group Procurement for all Health Pillar program procurement of goods and services
  • Liaising and working with Finance to ensure that all expenses are according to budget and meet required standards of financial management, accountability and good governance.
  • Participate in health coordination meetings, internal& external trainings, and other working groups, representing EGF and feeding back on relevant issues
  • Ensuring goals are met in areas including customer satisfaction, safety, quality and team member performance.


  • Clinical degree (Nurse, Clinical Officer) or Public Health degree.
  • Master’s degree in Public Health or Social Sciences presents an added advantage
  • Certificate or Diploma in Project management is an added asset
  • At least 3-years’ post-qualification experience in the health/ development sector.
  • At least 1-year supervisor/ management experience in a health context.

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Closing Date : 26th December, 2020


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