Careers: Kenya Country Director

Careers: Kenya Country Director

Organization: LifeNet International
Position Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Reports to: Vice President of Programs and International Operations (US HQ)
Organizational Level: Leadership

LifeNet International is seeking to recruit for the position of Kenya Country Director. This position will be responsible for establishing the LifeNet organization in Kenya to impact health outcomes by forming partner relationships with private, faith-based facilities in Kenya. LifeNet is seeking a candidate with an entrepreneurial spirit, capable of conducting start-up activities and working at all levels of the organization, and is excited about building lasting systems, hiring a qualified team and forming new partnerships.

LifeNet is a nonprofit organization that creates innovative solutions for the everyday health challenges facing Africa’s poor. In 2012, LifeNet launched our first health network in Burundi, East Africa, to build capacity of ten local faith-based facilities through nurse training, management systems, and a holistic approach towards improving access to quality healthcare services.

We have rapidly expanded upon this foundation and now operate six country programs across Sub- Saharan Africa. Our goal is to improve clinical performance at our partner facilities, and help them achieve financial sustainability through sound management practices, growth financing, and equipment supply programs.

This position will hold the full responsibility for program objectives, partnership formation and management, local and regional fundraising, financial management, and day-to-day operations, along with the hiring and subsequent support of the Kenya leadership team. The Country Director is based full-time in Nairobi, and reports directly to LifeNet’s Vice President of Operations at our US HQ in Washington, D.C.

Job Description & Qualifications

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To Apply

Your application must consist of a cover letter and curriculum vitae/résumé. Please submit all applications via email to with the subject line: “Kenya Country Director”