Practical Action is an international NGO working to alleviate poverty through the development and use of appropriate technologies by communities.
As Deputy Country Director for Sudan you will be expected to undertake the overall management and delivery of contracts and the provision of technical support to programmes in Sudan.
In this important role you will be a good operational manager, responsible for supporting the development and implementation of strategy and assisting in building effective national partnerships for field programmes. You will need to support and supervise programme leaders and provide necessary technical and managerial assistance to area coordinators and programme leaders. You will also hold responsibility for fundraising, all donor reporting and financial resource management and will oversee the completion of detailed project and area programme budgeting by area coordinators.
You will have significant experience in development with at least 10 years in INGOs. You will also have extensive experience of management and project formulation, design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation. In addition you will be familiar with implementing impact-orientated sustainable programmes.
Knowledge of Sudan is essential and fluency in written and spoken English and Arabic is required. A university degree in a relevant field is also necessary and a post-graduate degree will be an advantage.
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