Programs Director




Architect, Building & Engineering, Contracts Management, General & Other, Infrastructure, Management & Senior Executive, Other, Other, Project Management, Site Manager




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Malawi and India

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We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Charity sector. We have a new and exciting opportunity for a Programs Director who will be responsible for program management, financials, monitoring and evaluation and who will report to Trustees and Donors.  The right candidate will excel in engaging and working with partners and funding agencies.  Current projects examples are: schools infrastructure, bursary schemes, social and welfare for orphans and widows, water wells. Your task will include developing ongoing strategies to maximise the impact of these important programs.

Core Duties

  • Monitor and evaluate systems and process knowledge
  • Gather and analyse relevant data and make evidence-based decisions
  • Develop and maintain project KPIs and performance metrics
  • Financial management and reporting
  • Deliver complex programs within budget and time

Skills required

  • Fluent in English and Chichewa
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Self-motivated and willing to contribute where required to achieve best outcomes
  • Able to work under pressure with diverse team members and partners
  • Team player and strong values driven leader
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills

Key Experience

  • Management, Monitoring, Evaluation experience, ideally in development and/or education
  • Hands on NGO/development experience


The successful candidate must be happy to travel.All travel, accommodation and health costs will be covered. The work is largely in Muslim majority areas and so are most of the staff in the schools and projects.

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