Programme Coordinator - Sub-Saharan Africa

Job Title: Programme Coordinator for Sub-Saharan Africa (Full time position.)

Organization: Transparency International (TI)

Main function: Responsibility for country and regional work in sub-Saharan Africa, including advocacy, analysis and project management

Starting date: 1 January (negotiable)

Duration: Two years, with possibility for extension

Location: TI-Secretariat, Berlin, Germany; with international travel

Department: International Group / Africa & Middle East Department

Reporting lines: Reports to the Regional Director, Africa & Middle East (AFME)


  • University degree in relevant field (international relations / development, African studies, public policy or business management)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ relevant work experience, of which a minimum 3 years in Sub-Saharan Africa or working on issues involving African development, policy, business or economics

  • Excellent knowledge of Sub-Saharan Africa, and political analysis of the region

  • Knowledge of current anti-corruption, good governance or development issues

  • Experience in project management (including financial budget management) and fundraising

  • Experience in working with civil society; knowledge of NGO capacity building/training is an advantage

  • Equal fluency in English and French; knowledge of a major African language is an advantage

  • Highly developed team work and intercultural communication skills

  • Ability and willingness to travel

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