Practical Action is seeking a Country Director to implement its programmes and explore new opportunities in Sudan.Â Based in Khartoum, you will report to the International Director Policies and Programmes. You will be a member of Practical Actionâ€™s international management team, sharing responsibility for developing their international strategies and policies.
The position of Country Director requires an outstanding individual to lead the organisation during this important period implementing a country strategy which builds on their experience in Sudan, and maximises synergy with their global goals. The Country Director will need to operate effectively at a number of different levels â€“ nationally, regionally and internationally.
S/he will need to combine analytical, communication and interpersonal skills to a high degree to provide effective leadership and line management of a senior team of five. The position offers exciting and interesting challenges for the right person to make a distinctive contribution to an organisation that aims to be on the cutting edge in policy and programme work in technology and human development.
Practical Action always recruits national staff for Country Director Posts, so candidates should be Sudanese nationals or of Sudanese origin.