The Country Director leads the senior management team, is pivotal in assuring the high quality delivery of our humanitarian and development programmes in Burundi. The Country Director is also responsible for overseeing the Concern Rwanda programme at a distance, managing the Country Manager-Rwanda. Concern has been operating in Rwanda since 1994, and our work has and continues to shape and inform government policy.
We are looking for a inspiring, passionate, experienced leader to help consolidate the Concern programme in Burundi and Rwanda and to grow it further.
You will have overall responsibility for the strategic development and management of the Concern country programme. You will ensure the programme meets objectives as set out in agreed strategic plans, annual plans and programme proposals. You will also ensure the country programme is in line with Concern Worldwide policies, procedures and meets Core Humanitarian standards. You will lead the Senior Management Team and represent the organization with government, donors and other international organizations.