Location: Dadaab, Kenya.
The Center for Victims of Torture provides rehabilitative support to survivors of torture and works for the prevention of torture worldwide.
The Center for Victims of Torture is seeking a Country Director to provide leadership for a new psychosocial program based in refugee camps in Dadaab, serving individuals who have suffered torture and war trauma.
Qualifications:BA degree required in International Development or related field. Graduate degree preferred.
Minimum 4 years experience in relevant management and supervisory experience in an international NGO.
Familiarity with mental health programs desired.
Familiarity with private, US government, UN and multi-lateral funders.
Experience with financial management of NGOs.
Demonstrated ability in donor proposal development, implementation, project monitoring, evaluation, and negotiating skills.
Experience in program start-up, including managing contractual relationships with local vendors.
Strong participatory leadership and interpersonal skills.
Excellent oral and written communications skills; strong computer skills.
Excellent organizational, administrative and management skills.
Demonstrated ability to manage self-care, and to promote staff well-being.
Experience in developing and implementing effective security policies and procedures in unstable environments.
Flexibility and adaptability to work in unpredictable, isolated environment, lacking in amenities.
Fluency in English.
Experience living and working in Horn of Africa desirable.
Closing date: 30 June.
For more information and application, visit: Country Director - Kenya Website