Senior Program (Business) Development Advisor Job at IRC

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Applications have closed

Website International Rescue Committee (IRC)

The IRC has published a job vacancy announcement on 12th May 2022 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Senior Program (Business) Development Advisor to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter International Rescue Committee
Position Senior Program (Business) Development Advisor
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor Degree
Experience Required Minimum Seven years
Application Deadline 22nd May 2022

IRC Job Vacancy 2022

The Purpose of the Role: The Senior Program/Business Development Advisor will join a global BD team and will help drive IRC’s new business development efforts by engaging with global, regional, country, and technical staff throughout the business development cycle from opportunity tracking and positioning/capture planning to proposal development, and submission. The SPDA will primarily serve as capture and proposal manager, s/he will also offer technical assistance and mentor staff working on proposals on relevant business development topics. The ideal candidate will have a successful track record of leading large-scale and complex new business efforts in international development with particular emphasis on FCDO commercial contracts.

Position in Organization:

  • Requisition ID: req27580
  • Job Title: Senior Program (Business) Development Advisor
  • Sector: Awards Management
  • Employment Category: Fixed Term (1 year maternity cover)
  • Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Nairobi, Kenya


  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field, including international relations, political science, public administration, and communications.


  • Seven years plus of experience developing funding proposals.
  • Experience working with UK government donors.
  • Substantial experience and a successful track record leading large proposal teams on complex subject, multi-year, multi-partner proposals with minimal supervision.
  • Experience in proposal budgeting a plus.

How to Apply IRC Senior Program (Business) Development Advisor Jobs 2022

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

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: 22nd May 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.