SOS Children`s Villages is hiring a
Regional Institutional Partnership Development(IPD)Coordinator (Job Ref: IPD Coord./ SOS/2022
Position title: Regional IPD Coordinator
Working location: Nairobi
Direct Supervisor: Institutional Partnership Development Advisor
Region: Eastern and Southern Africa (ESAF)
Established in 1949, SOS Children's Villages International (CVI) is a dynamic, international social development organization working globally to meet the needs and protect the interests and rights of children without parental care and those who are at the risk of losing it.
The Eastern and Southern Africa (ESAF) region of SOS CV International is headquartered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It also has a branch office in Nairobi. It has member associations (MA’s) in Nigeria, Ghana, Ethiopia, Sudan, South Sudan, Somalia/Somaliland, Djibouti, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, South Africa, Lesotho, Eswatini, Botswana, Namibia, Mauritius, Angola and Madagascar.
We are searching for a vibrant, thorough, energetic candidate experienced in working with grant management systems, scoping for institutional donor funding opportunities and funding pipeline management to join our organization as a Regional Institutional Partnership Development Coordinator. The successful candidate will support in maintaining our grants management system to ensure data quality; analyze, synthesize and report on performance on a monthly quarterly basis; scope for funding opportunities and manage a funding pipeline for the region ESAF
By joining us, you will enjoy competitive remuneration; work with a diverse and motivated team and enjoy a conducive work environment. You will have extensive travel in the region and beyond as you work with a global team to drive growth of income and diversify public grant portfolio in the region through grant acquisition and management. You will play a critical role in building the capacity of the ESAF regional office and cluster countries in grant acquisition and effective grant management. The position will be offered for an initial one-year, renewable.
Mission of the position:
The Institutional Partnership Coordinator will manage our grant management system, scope for funding opportunities and manage our pipeline in order to significantly diversify and increase the financial resources available to scale our impact
Key performance areas and main responsibilities:
Research and Fund Analysis
Grant Management and Monitoring
Correspondence and Reporting
Partnership and Networking
The opportunity to work in one of the largest International Non-Profit Organisations in Social development, Humanitarian action Child and Youth Care, in a position with a varied scope of tasks and responsibilities directly impacting on the development of the organisation in achieving its strategic goals
To contribute to our meaningful mission: “We build families for children in need, we help them shape their own futures and we share in the development of their communities
How to Apply
If you believe you are the right candidate for the above position, please send us a cover letter, your detailed curriculum vitae (CV) -including at least three traceable referees- and photocopies of academic certificates as ONE document.
Applications should be submitted electronically through Icims. Applications open on 20th September,2022 and will close on 04th October,2022. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until a suitable candidate is found. Candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible.
Applications that do not have a cover letter, CV or certificates attached will be disqualified. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.