Programme Director

Programme Director; To lead, direct, develop, and manage the implementation of all aspects of World Vision's ministry while realizing the organizational vision, mission and core values

The job

To lead, direct, develop, and manage the implementation of all aspects of World Vision's ministry while realizing the organizational vision, mission and core values. In this regard, to:

  • Achieve, within reasonable interpretation, of the organizational result, beneficiaries, and costs of those results approved by the WV Africa.
  • Ensure that WV’s holistic ministry is child focused and is of the highest standard of quality, accountability, and cost effectiveness according to the relevant policies, protocols and standards of World Vision International.
  • Effectively represent World Vision to all donors, project partners, other international World Vision offices, foreign and local government representatives, churches and other non-governmental organisations.

    Required:

    The following may be acquired through a combination of formal or self-education prior experience or on-the-job training:

    Educational level required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (master’s in related field desired)
  • Technical Training qualifications required: Significant leadership and management experience in handling complex humanitarian emergencies and country/national multi-sectoral projects is required.
  • Ability to handle and manage trauma counseling is a major plus.

    Management Experience:

  • 8-10 years of experience in leadership/management field (3-5 of which should be in an international organization). Management experience of an organization with over 500 national and international staff preferred.
  • Language Proficiency: Proficient in English Language and French strongly preferred.

    Preferred:

  • Technological literacy: Knowledge of computer software programmes like Microsoft Office and Lotus Notes

    Application deadline date is the 5th of September.

    For more information and applications, see: Program Director Website

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