RTI International Director of Contracting and Operations Job in Nairobi

RTI International

Career Opportunity: Director of Contracting and Operations

RTI is Recruiting Candidates for USAID- funded Eastern Africa Energy Program. RTI (www.rti.org) is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to conducting innovative, multidisciplinary research that improves the human condition.  With a worldwide staff of more than 4,000 people, RTI offers innovative research and development and multidisciplinary services.

RTI International is soliciting Kenya-based applications for technical and operational roles on USAID-funded Eastern Africa Energy Program.  Based in Nairobi, program will provide services to provide technical services to implement the East Africa Energy Program to expand affordable and reliable electricity services in East Africa, with the ultimate goal of supporting development priorities, including inclusive economic growth, security, and improved health and education outcomes.

This is a 4 year project.

Positions will be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Non-Kenyans must be able to prove they have the right to reside and work in Kenya.

The Director of Contracting and Operations:

  • Ensures compliance with Client and organizational policies for procurement, contracting as well as operational issues at large.
  • Oversees finance, human resource management, logistics, procurement, administration and information technology (IT) support to the project, requesting support from RTI headquarters business partners as needed.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree plus 10 years or a Master’s degree plus 6 years experience in similar role.

How to Apply

Individuals are invited to submit a curriculum vitae (CV) in English with current contact information and details of relevant experience to EAfricaEnergy@rti.org, indicating the position title in the Subject line.

The application deadline is December 24, 2018.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

RTI International is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

Business Administration, NGO and UN, Procurement and Logistics
Updated: December 9, 2018 — 9:08 am