Programme Manager

Application deadline date has been passed for this Job.
This job has been Expired

Programme Manager

  • Post Date:May 15, 2021
  • Views 557
0 Applications
  • Career Level Manager
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Non Governmental
Job Description

A local NGO is recruiting a Programme Manager to work on its governance, human rights and law projects. The incumbent will lead in the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the projects. The selected candidate will be the lead and focal people for multi-year grants aimed at promoting human rights, rule of law and good governance. The manager is required to provide leadership on the technical direction and strategic guidance including making programming decisions, formulating interventions and content of the various initiatives.


  • Coordinate implementation of all litigation work;
  • Provide overall technical and management leadership and financial oversight of the litigation projects;
  • Represent the organization to partners, local government, quasi-governmental bodies and other key stakeholders and the public;
  • Ensure regular, timely communication with relevant stakeholders;
  • Participate in the development of litigation strategic plans, monitoring, results analyses, resource mobilization, and other strategic planning and reporting documentation;
  • Ensure strategic information, monitoring and reporting systems are in place to assess progress;
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Law Degree, an advanced degree in law, specializing in human rights or international law will be an added advantage;
  • Relevant working experience of at least 5 years, litigation experience, at least 2 or more years with project management responsibilities;
  • Demonstrated experience of successful management of projects;
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and implement pertinent organizational and policies and procedures clearly and accurately;
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully lead diverse teams to achieve project results;
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment and communicate effectively orally and in writing;
  • Expertise in monitoring, evaluation, learning, or capacity building will be an added advantage;
  • Willingness to travel at short notice.

How to Apply

Please e-mail a copy of your CV and cover letter detailing your suitability for the role to [email protected]

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: 23 May 2021