Program Coordinator, Horn Relief, Nairobi
Horn Relief is actively seeking a candidate who is committed to its
mission and vision.
Ideal candidates must have an undergraduate degree
in International Relations, Education, Environmental Studies,
Political or Social Sciences or related development field training and
experience, and a Masters degree in one of those fields is preferred.
A strong interest in a career in participatory community development
A minimum of 3 years professional experience in program
management and fundraising is required, preferably in the
international development context.
In particular, Horn Relief will be seeking a candidate who has:
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
Strong attention to detail and a high level of organization;
Ability to maintain momentum on multiple projects and proposal
Maturity, cultural sensitivity, and ability to work in a difficult
Willingness to travel regularly to and within Somalia;
Ability to field calls from a diverse group of donors and partner
Experience with program design tools (logframes and proposal
formats), including monitoring and evaluation mechanisms;
Experience managing projects and/or grants with an international
Willingness to assume a range of unanticipated assignments;
Proficiency in all Microsoft Office programs, particularly Microsoft
Word, Excel, and e-mail applications required.
Start Date: Immediately
Contract period: 2 Years, with possibility of Renewal
Applications should be submitted by 27th April.
committee will review all applications as they arrive.
must meet the minimum requirements described above, and those unable
to meet these requirements will not be considered.
No phone calls
Female applicants encouraged to apply.
Each application package should include the following:
cover letter with the applicant's current contact information and
resume (including detailed work experience, education/degrees)
references (minimum of three, with complete contact information)
one writing sample, preferably a project proposal or a key document
illustrating analysis and writing style of candidate
All applications should be sent to Horn Relief at
firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Program Coordinator.