The Regional Director will provide guidance, supervision and support to Country Directors and senior managers within the Africa region.
Directly responsible for the overall regional and country strategic planning, successful program delivery and performance management of country programs within the region. Additionally, have oversight of the program support operations (security, finance, HR, operations) and strengthening regional-level external relations and coordination. He or she will collaborate closely with all departments and support the Country Directors by making resources from the regional support team available, in order to ensure that programs meet the needs of partner communities and are implemented to the highest standards, on time and within budget.
As a member of the RI’s global Leadership Team you will provide insight and guidance on global-level strategy, approach, systems effectiveness and improvements to help strengthen the alignment of senior management with our work in the field.
The RD will provide strong leadership to all the members of the RI regional team. to build team spirit, cohesion, motivation, commitment, quality performance, to comply with agency policies and procedures, and to fulfill commitments to our stakeholders.
This position will require a demonstrated ability to achieve results in a demanding and fast paced environment.