|Job Title:||Program Manager - Livestock CRP|
|Employer:||International Livestock Research Institute|
|Job Location:||Nairobi, kenya|
The International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) seeks to recruit a Program Manager to provides leadership in the management of the CGIAR Research Program on Livestock (CRP Livestock) through support to the CRP Director and Management Unit. She/he will be responsible for developing multi-year program budgets, monitoring expenditure and suggesting corrective action when needed. They will also be responsible for ensuring the deployment of the ILRI Program Management Framework within the CRP Livestock. The CRP Management Unit is responsible for overseeing the planning, implementation and reporting of the CRP research agenda, including the program governance and its relationships with the implementing partners and the CGIAR System Management Office.
ILRI works to improve food and nutritional security and reduce poverty in developing countries through research for efficient, safe and sustainable use of livestock. It is the only one of 15 CGIAR research centres dedicated entirely to animal agriculture research for the developing world. Co-hosted by Kenya and Ethiopia, it has regional or country offices and projects in East, South and Southeast Asia as well as Central, East, Southern and West Africa. www.ilri.org
Terms of Appointment
This is a Nationally Recruited Staff (NRS) position based at ILRI’s Nairobi campus. It is open to Kenyan nationals only. The position is on a 3-year contract, renewable subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funding.
This position is at job level 4A and open to Kenyan nationals only. ILRI offers a competitive salary and benefits package which includes; pension, medical and other insurances for ILRI’s Nationally Recruited Staff.
How to apply: Applicants should send a cover letter and CV explaining their interest in the position, what they can bring to the job and the names and addresses (including telephone and email) of three referees who are knowledgeable about the candidate’s professional qualifications and work experience to the Director, People and Organizational Development through our recruitment portal http://ilri.simplicant.com/ on or before 15 February 2018. The position title and reference number REF: PM/CRP/1/2018 should be clearly marked on the subject line of the cover letter.
We thank all applicants for their interest in working for ILRI. Due to the volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
ILRI does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing or training). ILRI also does not concern itself with information on applicants’ bank accounts.
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