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Development Facilitator Sponsorship AP Team Leader

Job Description

SPONSORSHIP DEVELOPMENT FACILITATOR/AREA PROGRAMME FACILITATOR/AREA PROGRAMME TEAM LEADER

Purpose of Position:

Under the direction of the District Sponsorship Coordinator, the position will be responsible for implementation of sponsorship activities, community level coordination and fostering partnerships within the sector in the Area Programme. This position will represent WV at the AP level and foster strategic collaborative relationships with key stakeholders such as government, NGOs and Faith Based Organizations (FBOs).

Minimum qualification and experience required

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Development Studies, Community, Rural Development)

  2. 3 years’ experience in program management at community level working with different partners including government, community structures and other CSO’s

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Demonstrated leadership, supervisory and interpersonal skills

  • Knowledge about sector related approaches and policies

  • Experience in working in a cross cultural environment strong skills in facilitation of development processes including organization, mobilization and influence of partners and networking among development partners.

  • Demonstrated ability to train and build capacity of others

  • Ability to communicate fluently in both oral and written English

  • Willingness to live in the community

  • Experience in Community Development

  • Project Management skills

  • Knowledge of Program and Project implementation

  • Report writing skills

All interested applicants for the above position are requested to submit their application, CV, educational qualifications, names and contact telephone numbers of at least three referees, preferably one of whom you have reported to by 31 December 2016. Interested applicants should visit www.wvi.org to apply.

Closing date for receiving applications is 18 July 2017. Only short listed candidates will be acknowledged.