Sep 212019

Organization: World Vision
Country: Sudan
Closing date: 06 Oct 2019

World Vision Sudan

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our almost 37,500 staff members working in nearly 100 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 Director – Resource Development, Impact & Evidence, you will provide overall leadership and technical oversight in resource mobilization, building evidence of impact of WV work in Sudan. To drive growth and diversification in resource acquisition and partnerships, particularly grant income for World Vision Sudan by engaging with partners, donors, governments, multilateral and private donors to achieve WV Sudan’s overall strategic objectives. Strategically supporting World Vision Sudan teams and partners by ensuring that all grant funded projects are implemented with high success and in close coordination with the Operations team. Enhancing donor communications, engagement, and confidence by strengthening and maintaining World Vision Sudan’s brand identity through regular engagement, ensuring donor compliance and supporting effective and efficient management of all grant-funded projects.

Requirements include:

  • A minimum of a BSc. in Development Studies or some related field ( Master is preferred).
  • At least 7 years of experience in leading complex grants and programs. Significant experience of government donor relations and fundraising.
  • Well informed on latest humanitarian trends and donor priorities.
  • Deeper understanding in how proposal development and monitoring systems can be used for marketing purposes.
  • A good understanding and preferably prior leadership experience in managing technical teams implementing Health & Nutrition, WASH, Food Security & livelihoods, Education and Child Protection.
  • Work environment: Office-based with frequent travel to the field.

How to apply:

Is this the job for you?

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 06 OCT 2019. For more information on World Vision International, please visit our website: Due to the number of applications received, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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