Based: London or Nairobi or Dar es Salaam
Are you a private sector development / M4P specialist passionate about promoting sustainable economic development in Africa?
We take an analytical and business-like approach, drawing on industry experts, seeking to effect change in market systems.
Gatsby is now looking to fill several positions to strengthen our senior team.
Africa Programmes Directors: Based in London, Nairobi or Dar es Salaam, overseeing and setting the strategy of two or more large sector programmes. Minimum 12 years’ relevant experience.
Deputy Director / Senior Manager Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning: Based in London, Nairobi or Dar es Salaam, providing technical support to programme teams and responsible for the quality of monitoring and learning across the portfolio. Minimum 8 years’ relevant experience.
Programme Manager / Senior Programme Managers: Based in London, Nairobi or Dar es Salaam. London roles support Programme Directors shape programmes or support cross-cutting functions, or EAC posts having responsibility for significant components of a large sector programmes. Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience.
The ideal candidates will be strategic thinkers with sound judgement, private sector DNA and strategy consulting skills likely honed from a strategy consultancy background, although some experience and understanding of working with governments is highly desirable.
Applicants must demonstrate:
- An ability to understand sector dynamics and approaches to transform entire sectors
- Strategic leadership – an ability to think ambitiously with a keenness to learn and innovate and an ability to combine thinking and analysis with programme delivery
- An ability to influence change – with a record of building relationships at senior levels across the private sector, governments and donors.