Wasafiri is a fast growing, values-led consultancy business, committed to navigating complex change. Established in 2010 by a group of Australian, British, Zambian and Rwandan development professionals, ….

We are seeking to expand our roster of consultant Team Leaders to support projects within our Conflict Portfolio

We are in search of a brilliant and professional person able to work with our team as part-time research and community engagement manager.

Wasafiri is a fast growing, values-led consultancy business, committed to navigating complex change. Established in 2010 by a group of Australian, British, Zambian and Rwandan development professionals, ….

We are recruiting for a unique individual, someone who is able to serve as Team Leader for forthcoming research-based projects across East and Central Africa, in the field of Countering Violent Extremism. We are looking for someone excited to take a lead in growing our Conflict and Extremism portfolio; with a proven track record of leadership and research related project management; someone with a strong commitment to delivering change in Africa; an enterprising spirit with outstanding people management skills.

To see the full terms of reference please click here: Wasafiri Consulting – CVE Team Leader

 

We are recruiting for a unique individual, someone who is able to take on leadership for Wasafiri’s agriculture and private sector development portfolio. We are looking for someone with a strong track record in either agricultural development or private sector development; someone able to act as a lead consultant to clients, and also with the entrepreneurial flair to seek out and develop new opportunities and the experience and relationship skills to manage teams of consultants on larger projects. Above all else we seek someone with a strong commitment to delivering change in Africa; an enterprising spirit; an ability to build and execute a commercial strategy and with outstanding people management skills.

For more information you can see the terms of reference here.

The deadline for applications is now 17th June.

Wasafiri is recruiting!

Our work is rapidly expanding in the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) field and we are now recruiting for a unique individual who is excited by the prospect of growing our portfolio and able to assume the role of Team Leader for Wasafiri’s Regional CVE Research Unit.

First and foremost, we seek someone with the enterprising Wasafiri spirit, who is devoted to delivering change in Africa, along with a proven track record of leadership and research-related project management.

Essential skills and experience:

  • An outstanding record of delivering change in conflict, stabilisation or extremism related fields in Africa.
  • An understanding of the political, security and economic context of the Horn of Africa.
  • A background in complex project design and management.
  • Experience in applied research, with the ability to manage a team of researchers based both centrally and across the region.
  • Excellent team and people management skills.
  • Excellent communication and representation skills.

This position is based in Nairobi, Kenya and offers a competitive compensation package for the right person.

Please access the Terms of Reference, which you may download from the link below, or email us at enquiry@wasafiriconsulting.com  for a full description of the job and responsibilities.

To apply, please send your full CV, covering letter and references to Candida Crasto, Commercial and Operations Manager at candida@wasafiriconsulting.com

Please note, the closing date for applications is Monday 15 February 2016 and references will only be contacted with permission.

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