ROLI Africa - ABA ROLI Program Manager

  • Added Date: Friday, 07 February 2020
  • Deadline Date: Friday, 06 March 2020

Responsible for leading and overseeing ROLI DC program support
staff to ensure provision of the full range of support to field programs, and/or
serves as primary manager of one or more specialized programs.

Principal Duties/Job Responsibilities:

  • Assists in program design and the development of proposals in
    collaboration with the field staff and under the supervision senior program
    staff.

  • Leads and is accountable for the recruiting of workshop faculty
    and short- and long-term experts within an assigned area

  • Creates appropriate budgetary tracking and monitoring tools to
    efficiently review actual to planned budget performance

  • Creates operational analyses and produces recommendations to make
    course corrections of modifications to optimize budget utilization within the
    scope of the grant or general revenue space

  • Assists in the development of study tour programs from
    conceptualization through implementation and may lead study groups on such
    tours to ensure quality, delivery consistency, program compliance, and optimal
    participant informational uptake and comprehension

  • Provides support to and is accountable for logistical arrangements
    for domestic events. May participate in ABA ROLI representation domestically
    and within an assigned region. Actively participates in and oversees the
    development of M& E plans and ensures the effective implementation of
    M& E systems is based upon such data

  • Participates in donor relations

  • Assigns, coordinates, and participates in research activities as
    assigned.

  • Assists in all compliance efforts with ABA and other donor
    policies, practices, procedures, and regulations

  • Accountable for adherence to and compliance with the Foreign
    Corrupt Practices Act [FCPA]. Assists in the creation, fostering, nurturing,
    and expansion of working relationships with the host government, host country
    legal leaders, other NGO’s, and similarly situated entities to bolster and
    enhance the opportunity for achieving/exceeding ABA and ROLI plan/program
    objectives

  • Provides leadership, coaching, counseling, development, and, where
    appropriate, discipline, to and through assigned employees. Performs other
    related duties as required

Basic Qualifications and Interests (BQIs)

  • Masters’ degree, or Juris Doctorate degree from an ABA- accredited
    law school or a doctoral degree in a relevant field of study and at least four
    (4) years’ of program management experience; or

  • Bachelor’s degree in a ROLI relevant field of study and at least
    six (6) years’ of program management experience

Preferred Qualifications and Interests

  • Previous work experience in overseas.

  • Previous supervisory experience.

  • Proficiency, if not fluency, in one or more of the host country’s
    official languages Previous work experience in a not-for-profit, association,
    and/or NGO setting

This vacancy is archived.

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