Location : Chimoio, Mozambique
Start Date : January 2019
An exciting opening has arisen in our Southern & East Africa Cluster.
Tearfund is looking for a Country Representative to lead the implementation of our country programme in Mozambique. The role is responsible for :
You will have substantial experience of outworking integral mission approaches, in particular local church-based community development in Mozambique, significant proven leadership ability in an organisation working on church-based community development, and significant proven ability in capacity development of local partner organisations, strategic planning, project management, evaluation and budget management.
Ideally you will also have strong proven ability in one or more of the following areas : environmental sustainability including resilience building, disaster risk reduction and disaster response, and developing and implementing advocacy programmes.
You will be fluent and competent in written and spoken Portuguese and English and be theologically literate. You will possess excellent communication, interpersonal, negotiation and coaching / mentoring skills, with the proven ability to build relationship with, and influence, senior leaders of partner organisations, church denominations, donors and other key actors.