HelpAge International – Africa Region
Vacancy Announcement: Regional Program Officer – Grants & Fundraising
HelpAge International (www.helpage.org) is the secretariat to the HelpAge Global Network, which brings together a wide range of organisations and individuals working to promote the rights and meet the needs of older women and men, nationally and/or internationally.
Our long-term vision is to establish a global movement of strong connected age focused and older people led platforms in every country in the world. Only by collaborating together can we achieve a world in which all older people can lead dignified, active, healthy and secure lives.
We aim to extend the reach and influence of the HelpAge Global Network to all those in a position to help bring about our vision for older people – including Governments, regional institutions, policy makers, development partners, the private sector, UN organisations and academic institutions.
In Africa region working with a broad range of network members we will deliver this through a combination of programme, policy, advocacy and communications work with focus on our core themes of social protection, health and care, and humanitarian issues.
To achieve these objectives, HelpAge International Africa Region is seeking for qualified and experienced candidate to fill the role of Regional Program Officer – Grants and Fundraising.
The post-holder will work together with regional and country teams to develop quality programmes , proposals and reports, do donor research and mapping funding strategies, efficient management of all donor contracts and maintenance of ADDS and support the regional, country teams and network members throughout the funding cycle.
He/she will have significant experience in resource mobilisation in a competitive environment and niche issue, good understanding of project design, project cycle management log frame development and experience in writing and reviewing quality proposals and reports.
Interested candidates to send their curriculum vitae and cover letter detailing how they meet the criteria for this role to email@example.com by 13th June, 2019.
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HelpAge International is an equal opportunity employer and we strive to be inclusive of age and disability in our teams.
Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply