British Institute in Eastern Africa
Vacancy Announcement: Project Development Officer (PDO)
The British Institute in Eastern Africa seeks to appoint a suitably experienced, self-motivated and skilled person to the post of Project Development Officer (PDO) in its Nairobi office on Laikipia road, Kileleshwa.
This is a fixed term contract for one year in the first instance.
This is a senior post reporting directly to the Director.
The PDO will work to support the Director in the development and implementation of the BIEA’s strategic development programme.
This aims to diversify the BILA’s income streams and to further BIEA’s strategic objectives, including strengthening policy making in and on the region; advancing Research Excellence in and on Eastern Africa; promoting internationalism through forging new forms of collaboration between scholars, civil society and policy makers; developing plans and coordinating projects to achieve these objectives.
The PDO will lead in the development of new funding applications and income-generating projects, and will take responsibility for the implementation of these.
He/She will lead the administration and management of the BIEA’s role in external partnerships and projects.
Gross salary: 150,000 Kes/month + medical benefits.
For further particulars, please see http://biea.ac.uk/pda2018
Application process: Please send covering letter and lull CV, indicating at least three referees, to this email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants should have the right to work in Kenya.
Deadline for submission of applications: 31St January 2018.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and called for interview, on or around 15th February 2018.
Start date: To begin on, or as soon as possible after 1st March 2018.