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Tearfund Christian Organisation | Nairobi, Kenya | Log in or register to see the closing date
Head Of Cluster
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- Bachelor's degree
- Business, strategic management
- Senior manager (department head)
- Full Time
Tearfund - We're Christians passionate about ending poverty. We're following Jesus where the need is greatest, working through local churches to unlock people's potential and helping them to discover that the answer to poverty is within themselves. When disasters strike, we respond quickly. We won't stop until poverty stops.
We have an exciting new role at Tearfund for someone to head up our East and Central Africa Cluster.
This role is responsible for leading, supporting, equipping and encouraging the Country Leads within the cluster to enable Tearfund's vision, outcomes and priorities to ensure ‘one Tearfund'.
You will represent and support all aspects of Tearfund's work in the cluster, linking into appropriate regional churches/ bodies and to link with fellow clusters leads to ensure learning both within and across clusters. In addition, you will provide strategic leadership to the whole International Group (IG) effort alongside other members of the IG Senior Management Team.
Do you have experience of:
Leading and delivering strategic and operational change within teams in country, cluster and across organisations.
Partnering with national NGO and church partner organisations
Connecting and building relationships with church bodies across the region
Organisational leadership, including forming and shaping a team.
Strategic and operational leadership of development and disaster management
Budget planning and management
Are you able to:
Empower country teams to do their work and hold them accountable for results
Lead and inspire a team and back them with support to achieve a common vision
Plan, prioritise and organise multiple work tasks under tight timelines and in close cooperation with multiple stakeholders
Lead dynamically in changing contexts and through change within organisations, bringing fresh energy and vision
Make and take responsibility for operational decisions
- Manage conflict effectively
General InformationSalary range
: Not specifiedAdditional information
: Not specifiedContract type
: TemporaryJob type
: Full TimeLocation
: NairobiArea of work
: Business, strategic managementSeniority
: Senior manager (department head)
Job RequirementsRequired education
: Bachelor's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 7 yearsRequired skills
: Budgeting, financial planning; Business strategy; Operative management; Partnerships; Change management; Mentoring; Conflict and crisis managementRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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