HelpAge International is the secretariat to the HelpAge Global Network, which brings together a wide range of organisations and individuals working to promote the rights and meet the needs of older women and men, nationally and/or internationally.
In Africa Region, we deliver this through a combination of programme, policy and communications work focused on our core themes of social protection, health and care. To achieve these objectives, HelpAge International Africa Region is seeking for qualified and experienced candidates to fill the role of Regional Programme Manager – Grants and Fundraising.
The post-holder will develop & implement an Africa wide fundraising plan to grow and sustain income, efficient management of all donor contracts, work with teams to develop programmes and quality proposals, develop strategic fundraising partnerships and provide fundraising support to network members. The role will also provide capacity building support to country teams and network partners, and will travel within the region.
He/she will have significant experience in resource mobilisation in a competitive environment and niche issue, experience in leading donor engagement and consortium building, proven experience of working with major donors and capacity building.
To apply, please send your CV and cover letter detailing how you meet the criteria for this role to firstname.lastname@example.org by 25th July 2018.
Please note applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and interviews held. Qualified applicants are thefore encouraged to apply as soon as possible.
HelpAge International is an equal opportunity employer. Eligible perons of all ages are encouraged to apply.