Financial Analyst & Business Analyst
Are you a Kenyan analyst with strong skills in using financial and economic analysis to support new business opportunities? Would you like to apply your experience in the Kenyan forestry sector, helping businesses of all sizes exploit growing markets for wood products while developing inclusive business models?
Are you a Kenyan forestry specialist with experience in resources assessment and management? Would you like to use your skills to play a key role advising Kenyan growers of all sizes on forest planning and management, helping to catalyse development of the sector?
Team Leader, General Health Technical Assistance
Options is seeking a Team Leader to manage a new programme of health sector support in Nepal, of vital importance to people throughout the country. This role will make full use of your excellent technical skills in health systems strengthening, as well as demanding sound project, people and financial management skills.
The ideal candidate will have an in-depth knowledge of health systems in Nepal, though experience gained in other countries – particularly in Asia – will be considered. Your confidence and determination will enable you to lead a team that advises at government level, influencing the quality and pace of change, improving access to services and health outcomes for those most in need.
This appointment will be subject to Options’ successful tender for this work.
Are you pragmatic and confident in developing strategies for complex organisations and consultancies? Do you have experience in operating effectively and efficiently in international contexts?
If so, read on, this could be for you!
This is a tremendous opportunity to make a contribution working for a highly regarded international consultancy, which has worked in 70 countries globally in recent years.
Public-Private Partnership Manager
Are you a Kenyan Public-Private Partnership specialist who brings imagination and analytical skills to solve complex and ambiguous problems? Would you like to use your networks and relationship building skills to help address the wood supply shortage in Kenya?
Gatsby Africa is establishing the Kenya Commercial Forestry Programme (KCFP) to address the high level wood supply shortage in Kenya and also to help accelerate economic growth and improve the livelihoods of rural poor people. The Public-Private Partnership Manager (PPP) will be crucial to KCFP’s success.
Chief Operations Officer
The Responsible Mining Foundation is a new organisation with currently 5 staff members. Together with the CEO, the COO will form the Executive Team of the Responsible Mining Foundation. The Executive Team is responsible for producing and leveraging the Responsible Mining Index in service of achieving the Foundation’s goals, and for the leadership of the organization. The COO is primarily responsible for the financial health of the Foundation and garnering the active participation of stakeholders, while managing the day-to-day operations functions with the support of 2-3 staff members.
The Programmes Director is responsible for defining the Medical Operations plan and ensuring its implementation. S/he will lead and coordinate the head office teams, and will play an essential role working with HR to develop the medical operations framework by leading the pool of mission heads and general coordinators of common projects. The PD will oversee the development of projects by ensuring effective operation between partners and desks and initiating new partnerships. S/he will ensure team security. The Director General, President and Programmes Director will publicly represent the association.
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Senior Manager Policy & Institutions – Cotton Sector Development Programme
Are you a Policy and Institutions specialist passionate about driving results in private sector development in Africa? Do you understand business, public policy decision-making processes and the roles that sector-level institutions have to play and how they can be strengthened? Would you like to support the transformation of Tanzania’s cotton industry, benefitting more than 350,000 farmers?
The Cotton Sector Development Programme is an initiative of the Gatsby Charitable Foundation jointly funded by the UK’s Department for International Development. The Senior Manager Policy & Institutions has a critical role to play in the Programme, working closely with the Tanzania Cotton Board to ensure an effective policy environment, to provide evidence to senior officials in support of proposed policy changes, and to identify opportunities to build the capacity of critical sector institutions.
Chief Executive Officer
The European Cooperative for Rural Development (EUCORD) is a Brussels-based non-profit organisation whose vision is to nurture more prosperous and entrepreneurially oriented rural communities in developing countries.
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is responsible for the overall leadership and management of EUCORD. S/he will work closely with the Board and staff on the development and implementation of the organisation’s strategic vision, plan and the policies and programmes to advance the interests of its membership. The CEO will also work closely with the partners.
North West Europe, ideally Netherlands
The Executive Director will provide leadership to this new, ambitious and innovative approach to scale sustainable practices and improve farmer livelihoods through pre-competitive public-private collaboration. We are looking for an inspiring, seasoned executive, engaging and able to manage key relationships. You will have proven high integrity and credibility to bring to your role as the representative of the Global Coffee Platform towards all relevant stakeholders.
The Global Coffee Platform is an inclusive multi-stakeholder sustainability platform aligning the activities of a diverse network of stakeholders to set into action the global commitments made through Vision 2020 and create a thriving and sustainable coffee sector.
Director – Kenya Commercial Forestry Programme – Gatsby Africa
Could you lead the start-up of an innovative long-term programme to transform a key sector in Kenya? Do you have strategic vision, a sharp analytical and creative mind, and proven leadership skills in complex sector development/M4P programmes, along with experience of commercial forestry or agribusiness, and senior operational management experience in East Africa?
Senior Gender Equality Advisor
Save the Children UK are looking for a Senior Gender Equality Advisor to to provide strategic leadership and technical support on gender equality in their international programmatic work.
Regional Director – Eastern Africa Region
Are you an experienced and dynamic leader looking for the next challenge? Do you have the skills, passion and drive to expand and transform Practical Action’s pro-poor development programme in East Africa? Can you create and communicate a compelling vision, and develop and manage key relationships – including with funders – to make it happen? Do you have excellent, proven management, change and team-building skills?
Practical Action is an international development agency working with poor communities to help them choose and use technology to improve their lives for today and generations to come. Practical Action is now seeking a new national Regional Director to lead its programme and explore new strategic opportunities in East Africa.
Director and Controller
This is an amazing opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to IFAD’s work: achieving development that is inclusive, sustainable and people-centered. IFAD are seeking an energetic, international, senior management professional to become the Director and Controller, based in Rome.
You will lead a dedicated team of managers and professionals within the Accounting and Control Division and will play a pivotal role in ensuring that IFAD delivers against their overarching goal of rural transformation, with special focus on smallholder agriculture in rural areas in the Post-2015 Development Agenda.
Deputy Project Director-Indonesia Country Programme
Do you want to make a difference, restoring peat forests that have been largely destroyed by fire? Are you interested in climate change and the effects of deforestation on global warming? We are looking for someone determined, who can deliver The Zoological Society of London’s work in Indonesia, a team leader that loves biodiversity, nature conservation and working with the local government and communities. We are seeking a Deputy Director to oversee the implementation of ZSL’s Indonesia Production Landscapes’ programme.
Business Development Manager
LTS has 40 years of global experience. Our dynamic in-house team of experts are committed to learning from experiences and translating those lessons into current client contexts. We also know how to put current thinking into practice, making it work. LTS is known as a real “do-tank”; a leader in implementing best practice in the field.
The Business Development Manager will provide management-level support to the business development function across the company, ensure business development processes are optimised and support the LTS team in winning high quality and profitable business.
Director – Humanitarian, Emergency Response, Operations and Stabilisation
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Director of Programs
Are you a strategic planner, capable of leading and managing global programs teams? Are you an expert in liaising with institutional donors and high level advocacy and representation? Fred Hollows is looking for a Director of Programs who is committed to executive team collaboration, modelling agreed values and behaviours, ensuring health, safety and well-being of staff and child protection.
The Director of Programs provides leadership for the international program team and has management responsibility for staff members working globally (approximately 230). The Director of Programs is accountable for ensuring strategic program development, operational activity and reporting in support of The Foundation Strategic Framework.
Country Manager- Indonesia
ZSL is seeking a Country Manager to oversee the implementation of ZSL’s Indonesia Production Landscapes. S/he will have overall responsibility for delivering ZSL’s work in Indonesia, restoring peat forests that have been largely destroyed by fire and working with government and local communities to slow or reverse the gas and climate change effects of deforestation.
Sri Lanka or major offices
Deputy Director General (Research for Development)
The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is looking for a Deputy Director General who will drive the research agenda within IWMI to address global development challenges for water security and natural resource management. S/he will also play a key role in stimulating ideas and lines of investigation, synthesising and communicating research findings to key stakeholders, including donors and in identifying and guiding the scaling up and scaling out of research findings, profiling IWMI, networking and resource mobilisation.
Msingi Senior Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Manager
Are you an ambitious senior Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning specialist with a deep understanding of private sector market development/M4P and experience of working in the private sector? Do you have a sharp analytical mind, high quality creative and critical thinking ability, sophisticated communication skills, and experience of working in East Africa? Would you like to work for an an innovative industry development organisation pushing the boundaries of economic development in East Africa?
The Gatsby Foundation are seeking a dynamic and creative MEL senior professional to lead the development of a monitoring, evaluation and learning function for Msingi, an ambitious and innovative young industry development organisation aimed at supporting the growth of competitive industries in East Africa.
Democratic Replublic of Congo
The Union draws from the best scientific evidence and expertise to advance solutions to public health challenges affecting people living in poverty. They conduct research, provide training and offer technical assistance leading to health solutions for the poor in more than 150 countries each year (Tuberculosis tobacco use, HIV and AIDS, lung disease, non-communicable diseases). Partners include governments, international agencies, civil society and the private sector.Challenge TB (CTB), led by KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation (KNCV), is a USAID-funded 5-year global program to decrease TB mortality and morbidity in high burden countries. An international consortium of leading organisations, including The Union, will be implementing this global programme. The Deputy Director will serve as the second technical liaison (after the CTB Director) with the USAID mission, the National Tuberculosis Program (NTP), Challenge TB country project partners both in country and abroad, as well as with other relevant USAID and the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) implementing partners in DRC.
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