Team leader/Grant manager Civil Society EU

Region: 
Africa Eastern
Company: 
GOPA
Status: 
General call for applications
Application deadline: 
2013-05-03

GOPA Consultants is pursuing several projects/programmes in the field of support to civil society in anglophone Africa and is looking for possible candidates for the teamleader/grant manager positions.

Minimum of 10 years of working experience in development cooperation sector in the field of support to civil society and non-state actors

  • Minimum of 10 years experience in project/programme management
  • Fully conversant in English,
  • Regional working experience in sub-saharan Africa, preferably in EAC member states  
  • Relevant professional experience in establishing a regulatory framework for civil society engagement and in supporting structured dialogue between Governments and  civil society
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working with NGOs on capacity building and/or institutional/organisational strengthening
  • Excellent knowledge of EDF procedures, especially with the management of EDF Programme Estimates and Grant schemes
  • Knowledge of Swahili would be an asset
  • Knowledge of non-state actors sector in the EAC would be an asset

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