Dec 6, 2017

Ethiopia: Head of Programmes, Ethiopia

NGO/UN Job Vacancy



Organization: Action Africa Help - International
Country: Ethiopia
Closing date: 31 Dec 2017

Action Africa Help International (AAH-I) is recruiting a Head of Programmes for our Ethiopia country programme.

Purpose of the role: The Head of Programmes is responsible for program development and delivery. The incumbent supports all sector heads and or managers to develop high quality concept notes and proposals and ensures programmes/projects are implemented to the highest standard and are achieving the desired outcomes and impacts. He/she networks with all relevant in-country donors and deputizes for the Country Director as may be required.

Professional qualifications

  • Masters degree in Development or other relevant fields.
  • Minimum of 10 years management experience in an NGO or a corporate environment, including significant field operations experience running both emergency and development Programmes.
  • Robust experience of NGO development and emergency Programme cycle management, and with experience of working within a complex and matrix organisation structure.

Expected Outcomes

  • Improved quality of project/Programme proposals
  • Increased country office portfolio
  • Increased networking
  • Improved quality of implementation of Programmes
  • Increased staff capacity to implement projects/Programmes
  • Improved quality and timeliness of Programme reports – both corporate and donor related

Professional qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Development or other relevant fields.
  • Minimum of 10 years management experience in an NGO or a corporate environment, including significant field operations experience running both emergency and development Programmes.
  • Robust experience of NGO development and emergency Programme cycle management, and with experience of working within a complex and matrix organisation structure.

How to apply:

Interested candidates should email application letter and CV (with 3 referees) addressed to recruitet@actionafricahelp.org to be received by 31st December, 2017. The email Subject Line must show the job title of the position applied for. AAH-I is an equal-opportunity employer. We thank candidates for their high interest in the opportunities we publish on our website. Due to the high number of applications we receive, we will only get back to shortlisted candidates.