Solidarités International Country Director, Programs Kenya / Somalia Job in Nairobi

Solidarités International has been operational in Kenya and Somalia since 2007.  Solidarités International main areas of intervention are WASH and Food Security.
We are seeking for:
Country Director, Programs Kenya / Somalia 
(1 Position)

Nairobi duty station with frequent travel to Kenya and Somalia bases or meeting points
Duration: 7 months subject to founding (desired start date on 01/06/2016 until December 2016)


Hierarchy: The Country Director line manages six staff members (Coordination team and Field Coordinators). Country Director reports to the Desk Manager in Headquarters.

List of main tasks: Coordination and strategic orientation, Relevance and operational quality / operations monitoring, Resource management, Human Resource Management, Security, Relationships with financial donors / fundraising, Internal and external communication, Representation

Qualifications and experience: Master degree in a relevant discipline. Minimum 5 years of experience overseas (including 2 years at Senior management level) in complex emergencies, preferably with refugees and/or IDPs/WASH/Food Security and ASAL countries

  • English: Fluent with excellent writing capacities. 
  • French: Working knowledge is an advantage. 
  • Somali: Working knowledge is an advantage.
How to Apply

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Deadline for applications: 27th May 2016. 
Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview.

SOLIDARITÉS INTERNATIONAL is an equal opportunities employer

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