Programmes Manager: Local NGO

Deadline: 4pm local time 4 December 2016

Reports to the Executive Director

One of the leading disability service organizations in Zimbabwe which works with persons with disabilities seeks to fill open vacancies. If you are a creative and committed professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for persons with disabilities the organization would like to hear from you.

Key job functions
Providing leadership, guidance, and strategic direction (including performance appraisals) to a team of project officers during programme implementation; Designing new programmes/innovations and generating funding proposals and partnerships to support the growth of the organisation; Supporting the monitoring and evaluation of programmes including project inception meeting(s), mid-term and annual project reviews

Essential qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Social Sciences (Development Studies, Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, or other related studies); A Master’s degree is an added advantage. Project management or M&E qualification

Essential skills and or working experience
A minimum of five years of programme/project management experience, preferably in a NGO management position; Verifiable track record of successful fundraising, i.e. project design and proposal writing; Experience of working with institutional funders an added advantage; Excellent communication skills (written, presentation and interpersonal); Basic Human Resources Management skills; Experience with or demonstration of basic financial management skills/experience (budgeting and budgetary control, financial reporting)

To apply
If you have passion working with persons with disability and you meet the requirements for the above jobs, please send your CV together with your application/motivation letter (indicating the job number) to the following email address:

Only short listed candidates will be contacted