Capacity Developmenet Coordinator

Location: GS Hub Office/AA Country office

Closing Date: 21 July 2017

Coordinate, facilitate and support the learning experience design and coordinated delivery of Federation-focused Capacity Development programs delivered primarily by countries and the DK units.

 

ActionAid is a leading international organisation, working with over 15 million people in 45 countries for a world free from poverty and injustice. We’re amongst the first few international development organisations with our head office based in Africa. We also have offices right across Asia, the Americas and Europe. We believe the people whose lives our work affects should decide how we’re run. And that’s what makes us different. We help people use their own power to fight poverty and injustice – the Power in People. 

Coordinate, facilitate and support the learning experience design and coordinated delivery of Federation-focused Capacity Development programs delivered primarily by countries and the DK units; in the areas of:

  • HRBA Program design, M&E, Learning and Impact,
  • IPs thematic program priorities;
  • Feminist Leadership and Women’s Leadership Development;
  • Leadership Development Programs – SLDP, MMLDP & e-Leadership Development
  • GS Staff Learning and Development Programs.

You will also interfaces with DK teams and Head of Programme Quality and Learning to support the implementation of DK-GS projects and Cooperation Agreements with each of the teams doing federation-focused capacity development, learning and knowledge development and sharing work. The teams are TCDC, People4Change, Global Platforms, Training Support Unit and the Digital and Cross-learning and knowledge team. Working with other internal stakeholders, the role will support and help take forward the discussions on the TCDC future working relationship/role in AAI. The role will also contribute to the federation development of a holistic learning and knowledge architecture and approach through the Programme Quality and Learning Functional Network and Communities of Interest.

You must have a relevant degree qualification social science or OD or L&D higher level qualification, or substantial experience of working on learning and development and/or capacity development in an international NGO environment, excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, ability to inform and engage through written communication and be proficient in another language relevant to the context/ region is desirable.

In order to be considered for this position, you will need to have eligibility to work in the country where you will be based. We may not be able to consider your application if you do not have eligibility to work.

If you are interested and meet the criteria, send your CV and motivation cover letter to hrworkspace@actionaid.org

You are requested to highlight in the motivation letter how specifically you meet the criteria for this role. 

Please clearly indicate which position you are applying for.

Recruitment consultancies/agencies should not approach ActionAid with regards to open vacancies. We regret that agency candidates will not be considered. ActionAid International welcomes applications from all sections of the community and promotes diversity.

Due to high volumes of applications received, we can only correspond with short listed applicants. Should you not have received feedback on your application within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.