Country Coordinator, Liberia at International Alert

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to join our Africa programme. You will be responsible for leading Alert’s peacebuilding work in Liberia. This will involve managing upcoming projects and developing the country programme, supervising the work of partners with a focus on DM&E and quality control of project outcomes, as well as financial oversight. The post holder will also shape the priorities for longer term programming in the country.

To be great in this job you are likely, first and foremost, to have a talent for entrepreneurial and strategic programme development and monitoring and evaluation. To do this you will have strong process and interpersonal skills which will enable you to gain and maintain the trust and respect of both local actors and international donors.  

You will have significant experience of leading field-based peacebuilding or development projects preferably in Liberia or elsewhere in West Africa and you will have experience of responsibility for financial management of projects.

The above are some of the requirements for the job. For the full job requirements and an application pack (the person specification section of which will form the basis of short-listing), please visit http://www.international-alert.org/jobs. In your application, please indicate the full job title of the role you are applying for.

To apply, please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to [email protected], both of which can be found under ‘Downloads’.

Please note we do not accept CVs.

Job title: Country Coordinator, Liberia

Location: Monrovia, Liberia

Salary: £39,963 per annum, with benefits including accommodation, relocation package, annual flight back home and medical insurance cover.

Closing date: 9 December 2015, 5pm (UK time)