World Vision is a humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 45,000+ staff members working in more than 90 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.
Here’s where you come in:
As National Director – World Vision Ghana, you will oversee the development and strategy of all country operations. World Vision Ghana was founded in 1979 and serves more than 74,000 children, their families and their communities across 34 programme areas.
You are a highly accomplished visionary leader who combines proven business disciplines with inspirational management skills to effectively communicate global initiatives, cultivate relationships, and identify opportunities to successfully drive World Vision Ghana growth and development.
Master’s degree in development studies, management or social sciences or equivalent, with 10 years’ experience in country level program management.
At least 3 years’ experience in overseeing large government grants, their acquisition and donor engagement.
Experience in fund raising in general and generating local revenue in particular, advocacy and public relations, and leading or working with advisory boards.
Office based however some level of travel is expected within the country and to other places. Some travel may be in remote location with minimal facilities.
HOW TO APPLY:
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World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organisation working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.
Find the full responsibilities and requirements for this position online and apply by the closing date 14 June 2016.
For more information on World Vision International, please visit our website: www.wvi.org.
Due to the number of applications received, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.