Deadline: October 7, 2022
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The African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) is a leading Africa-based, African-led, international research institution headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. APHRC conducts policy-relevant research on population, health, education, urbanization and related development issues in sub-Saharan Africa.

APHRC is recruiting a Business Development Officer to support the implementation of the Center’s fundraising strategy.


  • Research, identify and clarify strategically aligned funding opportunities;
  • Conduct meetings with internal teams, prospective partners and potential funders;
  • Lead the Go-No-Go process as per the Center’s guidelines;
  • Update and maintain proposal modules in the Enterprise Resource Planning platform;
  • Lead the archiving of documents in the Center’s Electronic Document Management System; and
  • Contribute to streamlining and synthesizing business development information.

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience 

  • A Bachelor’s degree in fields related to the Center’s work.
  • At least 5 years’ experience in fundraising and business development.
  • Experience in business information systems.

This position is classified under Nationally Recruited Positions (NRP), Grade IV in our scales.

Interested candidates are encouraged to apply through our recruitment portal by October 07, 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted; shortlisted candidates will be required to have a Police Clearance Certificate. Cover letters should be addressed to:

The Human Resources Officer

African Population and Health Research Center, Inc

APHRC Campus, Manga Close, off Kirawa Road, Kitisuru

P. O Box 10787-GPO, Nairobi


APHRC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the protection of vulnerable persons