The NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency invites applicants who are citizens of African Union Member States for the post of Country Operations & Partnerships Coordinator, Benin and Burkina Faso
As a partnership platform, Grow Africa helps the companies, governments and other partners collaborate in support of Africa’s agricultural transformation. This work includes facilitating information flows that foster mutual accountability and improve priority setting; thereby enabling partners to better address constraints within the business environment, whilst increasing their development impact. Grow Africa seeks a relationship/project manager to coordinate this work as country operations and partnerships mostly with private sector.
Required Skills and Competencies
Education and Experience:
Candidates must have a minimum of a Master’s degree in Business Administration or any other related field. Candidates must have a minimum seven of (7) years of professional experience, within the public sector, multilateral institutions, and international non-governmental or similar organizations nationally, regionally and / or internationally, of which at least three years’ experience should have been spent working on issues related to international development, private sector development, or another international development technical area (eg, agriculture, climate change, education, health)
Application: To apply, please submit the following:
Remuneration: Indicative basic salary of US$ 45,364.00 per annum plus other entitlements e.g. Post Adjustment (57% of basic salary), Housing allowance ($23,846.40 per annum), gratuity (15% of gross salary) in conformity with the rules and procedures applicable to internationally recruited staff of the African Union.
Applications must be received not later than Monday, 26 June 2017 and should be addressed to:
NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency
Private Bag X218 Midrand, 1685
Johannesburg, South Africa
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.