Christian Aid is partnering with others to end poverty in Africa. At the heart of this vision is transformation of the lives of people who live in poverty, empowering them to.have a brighter future. In 20 countries across the continent. we manage a wide range of programmes that have a positive impact on the lives of millions. And while we've achieved some incredible results. there s still a lot we can do. This is why we are looking for a dynamic and highly skilled individual to lead the Nigeria country team in delivering this exciting programme and achieving ever greater levels of impact and transformation with our partners. allies and donors. You could be working for a multi-national company or feel your ambition and entrepreneurial flair are being stifled by a traditional NGO environment. Either way. this is a once-in-a- lifetime chance to use your talent for mobilising people and resources, and make a very real difference to those living in poverty.
As Country Manager you will bring entrepreneurial skills to develop new opportunities, alliances and partnerships. You will have excellent people and performance management skills. Your experience in programme management needs to be matched by your ability to act as an ambassador for Christian Aid and your commitment to communications and advocacy within the organisation as a whole. You will preferably have knowledge of humanitarian and emergency response programming. You will have a proactive approach to leading and delivering the changes needed to ensure we maximise the quality and impact of our Nigeria country f,rogramme. You will be committed to your own learning and development and that 0 your team. You will have
developed abilities in strategic planning and implementation. And you will have a clear vision and a determined passion to make a lasting contribution to the eradication of poverty in Nigeria.
BENEFITS: We value the contribution each person makes to the success of our organisation. That's why you can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work/life balance.
To apply for this post, click Here to view the detailed advert. click on the application pack and download the International application form. Email your completed form to: firstname.lastname@example.org (quoting the reference number). Please note CVs will not be accepted and that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Closing date for applications: noon GMT, 15 November 2013