Corporate Affairs and Business Performance Manager

Mission for Essential Drugs and Supplies (MEDS) is a faith-based health solutions provider founded by an ecumenical partnership of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) and the Christian Health Association of Kenya (CHAK). The organization’s core mandate is to provide reliable and affordable health products and technologies, quality assurance, and health systems strengthening services. MEDS was established in 1986 and serves clients spread all over Kenya, other regions of Africa, and beyond.

The position will report to the Managing Director and will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies to shape the organization’s public image as well as creating structures for use in monitoring and evaluating performance for business sustainability.

Key responsibilities:

  • Design and implement strategies to achieve and maintain positive corporate image and brand
  • Develop and disseminate stakeholders’ engagement protocols as well as build relationships with stakeholders to achieve and maintain a positive reputation for the organization
  • Coordinate execution of corporate governance-related activities in the Managing Director’s Office for effective implementation
  • Coordinate implementation of the strategic plan across the organization to achieve desired results
  • Develop and deploy a monitoring, evaluation and reporting framework for implementation of the organization’s strategic plan
  • Develop and implement a performance framework for operational areas in the organization to ensure efficient, effective and consistent execution of business processes
  • Develop and implement best practice programmes to promote operational excellence culture
  • Develop, deploy and evaluate implementation of corporate communication strategies, both internal and external, in line with corporate mission and vision
  • Manage media relations strategy to enhance goodwill and positive coverage for the organization
  • Develop and implement Corporate Social Responsibility programmes

Job requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in public relations, Industrial Relations, Communication Studies, Social Science or related field
  • Master’s degree in business administration (Operations or Strategic Management), Supply Chain or related field
  • Membership to a relevant professional body
  • At least 7 years of experience in leadership or management in a similar role
  • Functional skills: Excellent planning, organizational and workflow direction skills; Negotiation skills; Excellent oral and written communication skills; Data analytics; Reporting skills, both written and visual (Dashboards);


Working knowledge in quality management techniques (Total Quality Management, Kaizen, Lean or Six Sigma) and Business Process Re-engineering

If you fit this profile, kindly email your written application and CV to by: January 5, 2024


1. 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐦 𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐭 at Outright International. Remote.

2. 𝐆𝐥𝐨𝐛𝐚𝐥 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐦𝐬 𝐌𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐫 at Free to Run. Remote.

3. 𝐈𝐦𝐩𝐚𝐜𝐭 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐧𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐒𝐩𝐞𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐬𝐭 at Free to Run. Remote.

4. 𝐑𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝐀𝐧𝐚𝐥𝐲𝐬𝐭, 𝐆𝐥𝐨𝐛𝐚𝐥 𝐈𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐏𝐨𝐰𝐞𝐫 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐜𝐤𝐞𝐫 at Global Energy Monitor. Remote.

5. 𝐎𝐩𝐞𝐧 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐂𝐚𝐦𝐩𝐚𝐢𝐠𝐧 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐌𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐫 at Creative Commons. Remote.

6. 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐦 𝐌𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐫 at Eurasian Coalition on Health, Rights, Gender and Sexual Diversity. Remote.

7. 𝐇𝐮𝐦𝐚𝐧 𝐑𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭𝐬 𝐂𝐨𝐨𝐫𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫 at Eurasian Coalition on Health, Rights, Gender and Sexual Diversity. Remote.

8. 𝐌&𝐄 𝐂𝐨𝐨𝐫𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫 at Eurasian Coalition on Health, Rights, Gender and Sexual Diversity. Remote.

9. 𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫 𝐨𝐟 𝐆𝐥𝐨𝐛𝐚𝐥 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 at Healthcare Without Harm. Remote.–tF3D

10. 𝐂𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐌𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐫 at Sexual Violence Research Initiative. Remote.

11. 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐞𝐫 at Thousand Currents. Remote.

12. 𝐒𝐞𝐧𝐢𝐨𝐫 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞 𝐌𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐫 at Conducive Space for Peace. Remotely, travel to Copenhagen, Denmark.

13. 𝐏𝐡𝐢𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐭𝐡𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐢𝐜 𝐏𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩𝐬 𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫 at EDGE Funders Alliance. Remote.

14. 𝐅𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐝𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐌𝐚𝐧𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐫 at Bridges to Prosperity. Remote.

15. 𝐒𝐞𝐧𝐢𝐨𝐫 𝐀𝐬𝐬𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐞, 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐄𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐡𝐢𝐩 at Teach for All. Remote, Global South.

16. 𝐓𝐞𝐦𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐀𝐝𝐯𝐨𝐜𝐚𝐜𝐲 𝐀𝐝𝐯𝐢𝐬𝐨𝐫 at Women Enabled International. Remote.

17. 𝐂𝐀𝐘𝐖𝐀 𝐂𝐨𝐨𝐫𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐨𝐫 at the Commonwealth Youth Programme. Remote.



2 thoughts on “Global Level Careers in Non-Profits

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *