Programme Director Job at Plan International

Website Plan International

The Plan International has published a job vacancy announcement on 16th April 2022 for qualified Ethiopians to fill in the vacant post of Programme Director to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Recruiter Plan International
Position Programme Director
Location Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Country Ethiopia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Master Degree
Experience Required Minimum Ten years
Application Deadline 2nd May 2022

Plan International Job Vacancy 2022

Accountabilities and MAIN WORK ACTIVITIES:

  • Provide overall strategic oversight in the delivery of the Country Strategy through contribution to the design and management of development and nexus programme that are gender transformative.
  • Lead the overall development and evolution of the Country programme within the overarching Country Strategy and their subsequent operationalization.
  • Model our value-based leadership framework underpinned by our feminist leadership principles.
  • Ensure that monitoring, evaluation, research and learning plan supports the CS delivery.
  • Oversee development, review and submission of annual plans and annual/quarterly reporting.
  • Oversee the strategic engagement in Programme Areas and support the representational and operational remits of the Programme Area Managers.
  • Build and oversee managerial accountability with particular attention to overall development and nexus programme design, planning, programme delivery, monitoring, evaluations and research at the programme areas.
  • Fosters humanitarian, development nexus in collaboration with the Humanitarian Director
  • Provide overall strategic oversight in the identification and engagement of partners in a mutually respectful manner, while ensuring Plan’s International partnership principles and compliance.
  • Establish/strengthen networks and partnerships with likeminded organisations for overall enhancement of the programmes and profiling of the organisation.
  • Lead in engaging key networks, movements and alliances relevant to the girls’ empowerment and gender equality.
  • Provide strategic roadmap for the development and implementation of partnerships management standards and guidelines.

Position in Organization:

  • Programme Director
  • Date: 15-Apr-2022
  • Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Company: Plan International
  • Type of Role: Program Director
  • Reports to: Country Director
  • Grade: F
  • Closing Date: May 2, 2022


  • A Master’s Degree in Social work, International Relations, Development or similar field.


  • 10 years of relevant experience in INGO Sector or demonstrated equivalent combination.
  • At least 7 years’ experience in managing development programme in the country with in the INGO sector.
  • Proven experiences and ability to coordinate and collaborate with different civil society and Community based organization.
  • Demonstrable working experience in development programme.
  • Knowledge of developmental agendas in complex and protracted development and humanitarian landscape.
  • Experience in context, funding and market analysis.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and authoritatively on area of expertise, and influence others to reach common goals.
  • Demonstrated track record of proposal writing and budget management
  • Experience in leading team, coaching and mentoring, especially managing a large team.

How to Apply Plan International Programme Director Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

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The Closing Date: 2nd May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.