Action Aid Ethiopia
  • Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Jun 20, 2018
Senior Project Officer Location: Oromiya Region. Arsi Zone, Seru Woreda Type of contract: 6 months contract with possibility of extension Required number: One Job Description: The Successful Senior Project Officer is responsible to engage in community level participatory poverty analysis, planning, appraisal, implementation, monitoring & evaluation of multi-sectoral anti-poverty and integrated development programs with emphasis given to agriculture and building the resilience of the people living in poverty stipulated in the project and the Strategy paper of AAE. Job Requirement: The successful candidate must possess a minimum of Bachelor Degree in Agricultural economics, Agricultural extension, crop or animal sciences, environment, etc with a minimum of six years proven experience including on sustainable agriculture, resilience building, Participatory community development/ community empowerment and multi sectoral grassroots integrated development work. Language Requirement: Oromiffa Language is mandatory.   How To Apply: Interested applicants should submit their application letter along with recent CV no later than 24th of June 2018 via ethiojobs portal or ActionAid Ethiopia, P.O. Box 1261, Addis Ababa or E-mail it to:  hrod.ethiopia@actionaid.org Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Note that applications received after the dead line shall not be considered.
Action Aid Ethiopia Arsi, Ethiopia Full time
May 22, 2018
ActionAid Ethiopia (AAE) is a Gender equality and poverty eradication organization. In Ethiopia, ActionAid works to challenge gender inequalities and the root causes of poverty through empowering critical mass of communities especially Women and Girls living in poverty. ActionAid Ethiopia believes that Gender equality and poverty eradication are achieved through purposeful individual and Collective action to bring socio-economic changes from household level to local, national and international levels. Empowerment of people living in poverty and women leadership with the support of their allies is crucial to drive change that will ensure equality and poverty eradication. ActionAid Ethiopia is currently looking for a vibrant, energetic, ambitious, knowledgeable, experienced, highly capable and motivated professional and leader for its fundraising department. Post one: Head of Fundraising Reports to: Country Director Duty base: Addis Ababa, with frequent in country travel Job Summary: The Head of Fundraising is a member of a Senior Management Team He /She Provides strategic readership to AAE’s Fund Raising though institutional fundraising and child sponsorship programs through a coordinated effort and effective, strategic and operational management of funding relationships and systems and ensure a funding mix that is stable, diversified, pro-poor and flexible to meet the resource needs of the Country Program. Key responsibilities Provides strategic leadership and advice to AAE’s institutional fundraising and child sponsorship programs to meet the resource needs of the Country Program: Ensure the fund-raising strategy is up to date and rolled out and programme led funding s realized. Builds a body of knowledge/donor scoping/through the analysis of local & international donor trends to feed into AAE’s fundraising strategies and use in the resource generation of the Country Program; Build and maintain relationships with various donors in country as well as internationally Facilitates and lead Planning of funding requirements (Funding Planning, Concept Notes & Proposals preparation, etc.), integration of sponsorship and non-sponsorship funding of AAE Coordinates inception phase activities of new donor projects together with other related departments. Ensure effective implementation of various AAI/ AAE’s sponsorship and fundraising policies within the organization & its partners; Ensures effective Child Sponsorship Communications and community voices to funding affiliates and supporters; Ensures efficient, effective and fair allocation of resources within and across the country program in collaboration with SMT Liaise with local and international donors for possible funding; Lead consortium based fundraising in country by profiling the organizations strategy and program priorities Required Competencies The successful candidate must possess a minimum of MA/MSC Degree in Development Studies, Economics or other related disciplines. And a minimum of Ten years’ experience with at least 3 years at senior leadership level strategic programming and partnership development and processes; solid knowledge of the country’s national frameworks and strategies; Understanding of the funding environment, and sponsorship & fundraising processes: Proven track—record in preparing fundable Concept note proposal development and submission; Conversant and good track record of winning proposals on Women Development Issues, Sustainable agriculture and Humanitarian works; Knowledge and experience on donor scoping and developing of organizational programme approach and strategies, fundraising strategy, proven ability to lead multiple technical teams; strong interpersonal, team work and proven people management skills: excellent analytical and conceptual thinking; solid understanding How To Apply: Interested applicants should submit their application letter along with recent CV no later than June 5, 2018 to: ActionAid Ethiopia P.O. Box 1261 Addis Ababa Or E-mail it to: hrod.ethiopia@actionaid.org We highly encourage CVs to be submitted via the above email address. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Note that applications received after the dead line shall not be considered.
Action Aid Ethiopia Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Full time