Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI) is looking for an Development Manager- GFOI (AFR) to lead and guide the Global Foundations, Organizations & Institutions (GFOI) Framework in the Africa region.
The GFOI MENA Partnerships Manager is to be based in Nairobi, with an expectation of circa 25% travel across the various offices for meetings with institutional donors, peer organizations and the national teams. Candidates must have the right to work in Kenya.
The GFOI AFR Manager will actively lead developing relations internally and externally with peer organizations, bilateral and multilateral institutions, develop the GFOI AFR pipeline, targets, and forecasts. S/he will also manage in developing and training staff on FOI tools for effective fundraising.
The GFOI AFR Manager will report to the Director of Europe, MENA, and Africa (Dir EME/AFR) GFOI as a FOI fundraiser for the AFR Region. S/he will identify pipeline opportunities and FOI forecasts for the Africa region. S/he will guide pre-positioning activity with HFHI/HFH and contribute to coordination of Institutional and Peer activity with relevant HFH colleagues. S/he will actively collaborate across the HFH network to meet high level of quality, productivity and service which leads to strong internal/external partnerships.
The Manager will lead with the Dir EME/AFR a fiscal target for the AFR region of $2m in cash inflows that increases by 25% each year and contribute to team success. In accordance with HFHI’s global standards, policies, and protocols, develop and/or manage and maintain all systems necessary for successful FOI fundraising in AFR.
The GFOI AFR Manager will also serve as a core member of a decentralized AFR regional team.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Required Knowledge, Expertise and Qualifications.
Preferred – in addition to minimum:
Active support of HFHI Values:
At Habitat for Humanity International, we embrace a history rooted in creating equity and take our mission seriously by courageously committing to a culture and workplace where all staff feel safe, welcome, visible, respected, supported and valued. As an equal opportunity employer, we realize that our success depends upon building an inclusive workforce of diverse perspectives and encourage people of varied races, ethnicities, national origins, tribes, religions, ages, gender identities and expressions, genders, sexual orientations, marital statuses, disabilities, veteran/reserve national guard statuses, socio-economic statuses, thinking and communication styles to work with us.
About Habitat for Humanity International
Founded in 1976, Habitat for Humanity International is a global Christian-based nonprofit organization which grew out of an intentionally multi-racial community in rural Georgia. Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat brings together people of all faiths and people of no faith to build homes, communities and hope. Working alongside each other, we help families and individuals build and improve places to call home and achieve the strength, stability and self-reliance they need to build better lives for themselves. Habitat for Humanity seeks individuals who have a willingness to affirm these principles and values.
Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live.
HFHI works through a broad network of national Habitat organizations and other strategic partners, such as corporations, financial service providers, individuals, non-governmental organizations, foundations, local governments, as well as the private sector actors. HFHI supports program and project implementation by national HFH organizations and directly implements projects and programs regionally.
How to apply
Closing date: 4th December 2022
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