Thursday, 12 January 2012

Trócaire - Deputy Country Representative

The Deputy Country Representative will lead and be responsible for the overall management of the emergency & recovery programme within the framework of agreed strategy and wider organisational aims.

He/she will take the leadership on quality control and accountability of the programme, as well as will deputise in the absence of the Country Representative.

  • Masters degree or equivalent in development.
  • At least 5 years/substantial experience working with a humanitarian organisation within an emergency/recovery environment at senior level.
  • Skills and experience in project/programme implementation, monitoring, review and evaluation.
  • Substantial people and programme management experience with good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Track record of delivering results and impact.
  • Solid experience in grant management, including budget holding and donor reporting.
  • Substantial understanding of monitoring and evaluation, as well as accountability towards beneficiaries.
  • Leadership and good interpersonal skills including the ability to listen.
  • Representational, political awareness and advocacy skills.
  • Experience of working with partners and a participatory approach.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and computer literate.
How to apply:

If you meet the criteria herein please submit a CV (max 3 pages) and covering letter to:

The Regional HR and Admin Manager,
P.O. Box 66300, 00800,
Westland’s, Nairobi,

or email to:

Please include contact number, present salary, and contact details for three referees (including current or most recent supervisor).

Only short listed candidates will be contacted



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