World Vision International (Rwanda) is a child focused Christian humanitarian organization implementing development programs in 24 Districts of Rwanda.
World Vision Rwanda seeks to hire a highly qualified, dedicated and experienced national for the position of Cluster Manager. The position will be based in Buranga Cluster and reporting to the Regional Manager.
Purpose of the position:
The Cluster Manager provides leadership, support and management to the APs within the cluster by ensuring that all project plans are developed and implemented timely, that they strictly adhere to the required standards and achieve set targets on child well-being. The Cluster Manager will lead in programme design and execution making certain that an empowerment approach is prioritized while continuously mobilizing additional resources and building strong relationships with key stakeholders.
The manager communicates World Vision’s Christian ethos and demonstrates a quality of spiritual life that is an example to others.
The major responsibilities include:
Leadership and Management of Cluster
Promote WVR’s Vision, Mission, Core Values and key NO and partnership standards and practices among staff and partners ensuring that these are the core foundation of all work in the programme area.
Develop a personal vision to impart, motivate and drive cluster staff towards WV’s vision for the communities
Promote a biblical world view among communities in order to attain mind set change from dependency syndrome
Foster the development of a culture of teamwork, excellence, execution and accountability focused on results.
Quality Assurance and Accountability
Knowledge Management and Innovation
Child Protection and Well-being
Human Resources Management and Development
Required skills and experience
A bachelor’s degree in development studies, agricultural & natural sciences, economics, and social sciences or in a related discipline.
A masters degree in a development related discipline will be preferred
Minimum five years experience in programme/project management and proven track record in managing successful projects
Experience in acquisition and management of large grants
Deeper understanding of a Programme Cycle
Strong understanding of community empowerment models
Strong development facilitation and community organization skills
Excellent Communication skills (written and verbal)
Strong team leader with excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to work with minimal supervision.
The salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience:
How to apply:
Should you wish to apply for this position, please go to http://careers.wvi.org/job-opportunities-in-rwanda
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The closing date for submission of applications is 29th November, 2018; no late applications will be accepted
As a child focused organization, World Vision is committed to the protection of children and does not employ staff whose background is not suitable for working with children. All employment is conditional upon successful completion of all applicable background checks, including criminal record checks