International Rescue Committee(IRC) would like to invite qualified and competent applicants to apply for the following vacant post.
Location:Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The Partnership Manager is responsible for helping to identify and assess new partners, facilitating and tracking sub-projects and agreements, and highly involved in sub-grant monitoring and evaluation. A large portion of IRC Ethiopia’s partnerships/sub-grants portfolio falls within the emergency response program but includes other sectors and projects as well. The position is based in Addis Ababa but will require travel to the field in Ethiopia and occasional travel overseas for conferences and trainings. The position will report to the Partnership Coordinator. The Partnerships Team sits in the Grants and Partnerships Unit of IRC Ethiopia
Skill and educational background
Bachelor’s degree in social studies or relevant field from a recognized university with at least 4 years of confirmed experience; or master’s degree with at least 3 years of relevant experience.
Strong preference will be given to candidates with previous experience in partnership management, consortium/network management or sub-grant/partner identification and management.
Confirmed experience in coordination of multiple partners (internal and external).
Experience facilitating sub-grants, including proposal review, agreement development, and monitoring strongly desired.
Familiarity with humanitarian donors’ rules and regulations, such as USAID/BHA, BPRM, ECHO, Irish Aid.
Program development experience, including development of key project documents such as logical frameworks, monitoring tools, etc.
Experience crafting and implementing capacity building programs is a plus.
Computer literate (MS Word, Excel, PPT).
Budgeting experience required.
NGO experience in similar position is preferred.
Good communication and interpersonal skills.
Willingness to travel in Ethiopia for monitoring purposes.
Excellent Amharic and English writing & speaking skills are required.
Interested applicants who can meet the above minimum requirements can submit their application, CVs and non-returnable Documents of their credentials in through via online link of this announcement though link:Partnership Manager
Deadline: Feb 3, 2024