Country Director (m/f)

Millar Cameron

Millar Cameron is recruiting a Country Director (m/f), to be based in Maputo, Mozambique.
  • Millar Cameron is the global leader in International recruitment across emerging markets. We are currently supporting WaterAid with their search for a Country Director to join their Mozambique operations
  • WaterAid works with people in the world’s poorest countries in Africa, Asia, the Americas and the Pacific region to provide access to safe water, sanitation and improved hygiene (WASH). The organization has been operating in Mozambique since 1995, facilitating delivery of innovative and sustainable WASH services both in rural, small towns and urban settings for 24 years. Over the years, WaterAid has played a key role in the sector and is well recognized by the government and other role players
  • The key purpose of the Country Director is to provide overall strategic programme, financial and people leadership and management to WaterAid Mozambique
  • Provide visionary and strategic leadership to the country team
  • Build, lead and manage high-performing diverse teams
  • Developing and delivering the country programme strategy and annual business plans
  • Ensuring punctual delivery of annual plans and budgets
  • Representing WaterAid externally
  • Facilitating relationships between sector stakeholders
  • Understanding the local and global funding context, identifying suitable funding opportunities
  • Ensuring integration of WASH programmes and advocacy, policy, and sector strengthening work
  • Developing thorough understanding of the external environment
  • Ensuring compliance with WaterAid’s global policies
  • Contributing as a member of the global and regional leadership teams
  • Degree or post-graduate qualification, preferably in Development Studies, Social Sciences, Water Resources, Civil Engineering, Environmental, Public Health, Education or equivalent
  • Extensive experience at a senior lever with strategic leadership, management and budgeting
  • Leadership experience of a country programme in international development
  • Proven experience in strategy planning and development
  • Experience in raising funds from government or international agencies
  • A strong understanding of international development, especially in WASH
  • Financial management skills and experience
  • Fluency in English and preferably in Portuguese
  • Experience working in Mozambique or other African countries
  • On offer is a competitive salary and package
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
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How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
2. Application
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  • Publicado 26.06.2019
  • Expira 15.07.2019
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