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Posted: 11 March 2018
Location: Hargiesa Somalia
Posted: 11 March 2018
Location: Hargiesa Somalia
Posted: 11 March 2018
Location: Hargiesa Somalia
Posted: 11 March 2018
Location: Hargiesa Somalia
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Program and Development Coordinator Terms of Reference

Posted: 11 March 2018
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24 March 2018 Project Management Hargiesa Somalia Full Time Bachelor’s degree in related field; Nogetiable The horizon Institute
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Program and Development Coordinator Terms of Reference

Horizon Institute is an NGO that assists governments and non-for-profit institutions to create and take advantage of development and capacity building opportunities to  improve justice and governance systems. Horizon’s work lies at the intersection of human rights/rule of law, institution building and locally driven development. We integrate all three approaches to promote locally driven initiatives and implement projects that result in stronger and more self- reliant communities.

Position

The Program and Development Coordinator will be based in Hargeisa, Somaliland, with travel to Horizon’s regional offices within Somaliland.

Duties and Responsibilities

Successful candidates will be expected to:

 

Manage Hargeisa-based staff by providing oversight and maintaining a productive work environment and by communicating and enforcing job expectations;

Supervise Horizon’s regional offices by working closely with the Regional Co-ordinator and through regular visits; Initiate, coordinate and enforce Horizon’s staff policies and procedures;

Coordinate and maintain communication systems between Horizon’s offices within Somaliland and between the

Somaliland and Nairobi offices, including, but not limited to, carrying out weekly staff meetings;

Maintain continuity between Horizon’s Nairobi and Somaliland offices by identifying, documenting and communicating actions, potential opportunities, continuing needs and areas for improvement in staff management;

Complete special projects as identified, including, but not limited to, meetings, trainings, and conferences, by organizing and coordinating information and requirements; planning and arranging schedules and monitoring results;

Develop and carryout internal monitoring and evaluation of Horizon’s programs to identify points of success, challenges and areas for improvement;

Help to expand and deepen the public profile of Horizon both within Somaliland and internationally; Strengthen Horizon’s governing structure and manage quarterly board meetings;

Develop and expand Horizon’s portfolio by identifying funding opportunities; Any other tasks as

Qualifications Essential

Bachelor’s degree in related field;

Proven experience with project coordination and management;

Proven experience with managing and developing a team;

Proven experience monitoring and evaluating programs, and identifying development opportunities; Currently based in Hargeisa, Somaliland or a willingness to relocate to Hargeisa;

Fluency in spoken and written English and Somali;

Computer literate with ability to use Microsoft Word and Excel; Proven inter-personal skills;

Strong work ethic, ability to learn new skills and being a team player; Ability and willingness to travel within

Preferred

Master’s degree in related field;

Experience managing projects in Hargeisa,

Duration of Contract: TBD

Salary and Benefits: Horizon Institute seeks exceptional applicants and offers competitive compensation and employer-paid benefits.

 

To apply please send a cover letter and CV detailing relevant experience and a list of three references to recruitment@thehorizoninstitute.org. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and the position will be filled ASAP. Interested candidates are encouraged to submit applications immediately.