More than 100,000 people have found their dream job through Fuzu.

CLOSED FOR APPLICATIONS

Manager, Economic Development & Resource Mobilization

Closing: Apr 22, 2024

This position has expired

Published: Apr 2, 2024 (23 days ago)

Job Requirements

Education:

Work experience:

Language skills:

Job Summary

Contract Type:

Sign up to view job details.

Person Specification

For appointment to this grade a candidate must have: -

  • A minimum period of ten (10) years’ experience, three (3) of which must be in a senior management level;
  • Master's degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Public Policy, or related disciplines from a recognized institution;
  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Economics, Statistics, Finance, Mathematics, Public Policy, Project management, Development studies, Business related studies or related disciplines from a recognized institution;
  • Possesses relevant professional qualifications;
  • Management course from a recognized institution;
  • Be a member of a relevant professional body in good standing;
  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results; and
  • Proficiency in computer applications.


Responsibilities

Person Specification

For appointment to this grade a candidate must have: -

  • A minimum period of ten (10) years’ experience, three (3) of which must be in a senior management level;
  • Master's degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Public Policy, or related disciplines from a recognized institution;
  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: Economics, Statistics, Finance, Mathematics, Public Policy, Project management, Development studies, Business related studies or related disciplines from a recognized institution;
  • Possesses relevant professional qualifications;
  • Management course from a recognized institution;
  • Be a member of a relevant professional body in good standing;
  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results; and
  • Proficiency in computer applications.


Planning

  • Advise management on policies and strategies relating to research, planning and economic development.
  • Overseeing strengthening of intergovernmental economic planning and development matters with the relevant agencies;
  • Overseeing provision of technical support to committees responsible for development, implementation and coordination of Masterplans and other development blueprints;
  • Liaising with various government agencies to propose changes (Policy advocacy).
  • Overseeing preparation of planning and economic development quarterly and annual progress reports;
  • Overseeing national development activities at Konza Technopolis and the Buffer Zone;
  • Facilitating public participation and stakeholder consultations on Economic Planning and Development programmes of the Technopolis;
  • Guiding dissemination of national plans, policies and strategies;
  • Facilitating research on topical and emerging socio-economic issues on.smart cities;
  • Developing outreach programmes as part of the Knowledge Sharing strategy in the Authority
  • Facilitating identification and documentation of cross cutting and emerging economic issues.

Partnership & Resource Mobilization.

  • Oversight the development and coordination of the Authority's Partnerships Plan and Resource Mobilization Plan facilitating public- private partnerships involving local government and private investors;
  • Implement partnership strategies to establish synergies and collaborations between the Authority and relevant government agencies, private sector, community, and development partners;
  • Develop, align, and implement resource mobilization and partnership strategies to support the implementation of Konza Technopolis Master Plan, Strategic Plan and Annual Workplans;
  • Identify and implement strategic partnerships aligning with short and long-range planning framework to achieve the Authority’s strategic objectives;
  • Identify and map the potential and emerging sources of funding and assessing their current usage and potential for the future
  • Coordinate the preparation of partnership agreements, MoUs, progress reports and status updates for the government, donors, and development partners of Technopolis;
  • Coordinates development of proposals for funding and effective marketing and creation of awareness of KOTDA products;`
  • Establishes and maintains liaison with the Authority’s development and strategic partners and policymakers;
  • Preparing reports to donors and relevant agencies;
  • Promotes Konza Technopolis interests amongst various stakeholders.


Applications submitted via Fuzu have 32% higher chance of getting shortlisted.

Don’t miss your chance to work at Konza Technopolis. Enter your email to start your application now