*Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Ethiopia at the time of application*
*The successful candidate will be employed by Concern Ethiopia on local terms and conditions*
About the role: This is an indefinite, replacement role, based in Addis Ababa for Ethiopian nationals only. You will report to the CD and will line manage the resilience, urban and education programme staff and North and South Area Coordinators.
We would like you to start in July 2019.
Your purpose: You are a member of the Country Management Team and will lead the effective and efficient delivery of Concern Worldwide’s resilience, education and urban work in Ethiopia. As a key member of the Senior Management Team (SMT) you will contribute to the strategic oversight of the country programme, and represent Concern to donors and government. You will ensure that Concern’s programmes are implemented to a high standard and serve the needs of the extreme poor in a timely manner. The post holder will champion equality, particularly gender equality, and accountability, and support the CD to deliver Concern Worldwide Ethiopia’s ambitious country strategic plan.
You will be responsible for:
Managing your teams for effective implementation of resilience, education and urban programmes
Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning
Donor and Grant Management
As a member of the Senior Management Team, provide effective leadership to the organisation. Including, but not limited to:
Lead the process of new programme development and design including preparation of concept notes and proposals.
Ensure a comprehensive funding strategy is in place and meet organizational funding targets to effectively support delivery of development programmes. Including, but not limited to:
Concern Worldwide Ethiopia Programme, like other INGOs working in Ethiopia, sometimes has to operate in risky environment/areas. Concern has security management plan to deal with threats and to minimize the risk.
Education & Qualifications Required:
You must have good prioritization skills, with effective decision making abilities, to cope in a dynamic environment and to operate on multiple fronts simultaneously. Concern as a humanitarian organization responds to emergencies which may affect routine work, as we prioritise humanitarian response.
We would also like: