MSF – Holland Cook – Jobs in Kenya

Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organization that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation.

MSF actions are guided by medical ethics and the principles of neutrality and impartiality. Thousands of health professionals, logistical and administrative staff – most of whom are hired locally – work on programmes in some 70 countries worldwide to support it activities.

MSF – Holland, Kenya office is currently sourcing for a suitable candidate to fill the following position:

Main Purpose

Reporting to the Human Resource Coordinator Assistant, the incumbent will be responsible for cleaning and preparing meals for patients and MSF staff, according to hygiene standards and security rules, in order to ensure their nutritional needs.

Specific accountabilities include but are not limited to:

Ensure timely preparation of healthy meals for staff
In collaboration with staff responsible draft the menu list, consideraing all staff dietry needs.
Resposible for purchase of food stuffs, ensuring correct invoicing.
Control Stock of Food and replenish in good time.
Responsible for dispatch of meals to the various staff work locations.
Ensure the availabilty of staffs before meal preparations ie. Daily counts of staff who will be partaking the lunch to avoid wastage
Responsible for keeping inventory of cutleries and utensils and Kitchen Equipment in all locations
Responsible for keeping proper records of staff participating in meals and reconciliation at the end of every week.
Responsible for timely preparation and availabilty of office tea and coffee
Ensure there is adequate supply of drinking water in the offices
Responsible for maintaining a hygienic environment at all time ( wash used dishes, cups, clear floor of all food particles etc)
Responsible for sanitizing all the common areas, surfaces and equipments used by staff.
Ability to rotate and work in any of the Kenya Office locations as may be necessary


Diploma in Catering or its equivalent

At least 2 years’ experience in similar position.

Fluent in English and Kiswahili essential

Essential: computer literacy (word, excel,).
Essential: Ability to read and write
Desirable: proven understanding of Cooking skills, general knowledge of kitchen equipment’s.

Results, Teamwork, Flexibility, Commitment, Stress Management
How to apply

If you are interested and meet the above requirements, please send your CV indicating three referees .The deadline for this application is Friday, 19th, August 2022. Apply Here.

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