International Alert Programme Development and Assessment Manager (Horn of Africa) Job in Nairobi, Kenya

International Alert

Programme Development and Assessment Manager – Horn of Africa

Salary: £34,526 per annum, plus excellent benefits

Based: Nairobi

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to join our Africa team, International Alert’s largest programme.

You will be responsible for providing leadership in the Horn of Africa in order to secure new funding opportunities.

This includes supporting growth and/or consolidation of our existing programmes and helping to initiate new business.

The postholder will also monitor and improve the quality and impact of programme delivery through supporting better Design, Monitoring & Evaluation (DME) and leading on documentation of impact and learning.

With a relevant degree and specific expertise of DME and fundraising, you will have experience of working and living in different countries in the Horn of Africa, and will be familiar with peacebuilding programming.

You will have a proven track record of developing successful grants and commercial bids for a variety of donors based in Nairobi and Addis.

With excellent writing skills in English you will also be able to speak French to support Alert’s programmes across Africa.

With a talent for teamwork you will have an entrepreneurial spirit to pursue new business opportunities and the ability to network and build relationships with relevant stakeholders and donors.

Note: The above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full requirements please CLICK HERE to see the job description.

To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form (both of which can be found under ‘Downloads’) to In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Closing date: Friday 3 February at 5pm UK time

Interviews will tentatively take place on the week of the 14 February

While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources.  Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume that your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.

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Updated: January 26, 2017 — 7:02 am