Portfolio Manager | Performance Measurement and Effectiveness Manager 

CIFF is seeking candidates for the following positions based in Nairobi to support their operations in Africa.

The Children's Investment Fund Foundation (UK) ('CIFF') is a rapidly growing foundation headquartered in London, UK.

Portfolio Manager

The Portfolio Manager will be responsible for maximizing the impact for children from each investment that is made.

The job holder will be responsible for multi-million dollar portfolios, developing and coordinating CIFF's approach and driving the performance of investments to achieve the most for children.

Qualifications and skills required:

  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent; advanced degree strongly preferred.
  • A minimum of 5 years senior project or business management experience on a global or regional scale within the private sector and/or the development sectors.
  • Significant experience working in developing countries, especially with government.
  • Demonstrable experience of developing and leading successful private/public partnerships.
  • Expertise in health systems, HIV/AIDs, nutrition, food security or production or social marketing a distinct advantage.

    Performance Measurement and Effectiveness Manager

    The Performance Measurement and Effectiveness (M&E) Manager will be responsible for ensuring that the funded programmes are effectively able to analyse and report performance in a timely manner and demonstrate impact consistent with the foundation's vision.

    Qualifications and skills required:

  • A Bachelor's degree in a relevant field and a masters or PhD level qualification.
  • A blend of private sector management and international development experience.
  • Proven expertise in education, nutrition or health in a developing region is highly desirable.
  • Field experience of applying rigorous methodology and M&E in a development context.
  • Experience supervising a multi-region or multi-country set of development programmes.
  • Be willing to travel extensively.

    To find out more about the positions, email the recruitment partner Career Connections at:
    ciff [at] careerconnections.co.ke.

    To apply for the Portfolio Manager Position go to:
    http://www.ciff.real-job.co.uk/PM or click > Portfolio Manager

    To apply for the Performance Measurement and Effectiveness Manager, go to:
    http://www.ciff.real-job.co.uk/PMEM or click > PMEM Closing date: Wednesday 19th August.

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