Programme Manager Vacancy at Education Partnership Group
Salary details: Competitive, depending on experience and location
Closing date: Jan 31, 2020
EPG is looking for a highly motivated and capable candidates to join its small but growing team. The successful candidate will play a critical role in the conceptualisation, design and management of EPG’s projects alongside locally based team members, including identifying new opportunities, formulating and overseeing education sector analyses and policy development in countries; developing and managing relationships with government partners; designing and implementing programmes; building in monitoring, feedback and evaluation mechanisms; preparing and managing budgets; liaising with funding partners; and ensuring effective programme oversight.
The right candidate will find EPG and exciting and entrepreneurial environment and see this role as an opportunity to have a positive impact on improving children’s learning in developing countries. This role is flexible in where it is based (Nairobi or Accra) and includes significant international travel (indicatively 35% time)
* Knowledge and/or experience in the role of non-state actors in the provision of basic services
* Experience working on programmes aimed at strengthening accountability in school systems
* French language capabilities
* Formal training in microeconomics
Incubated within UK education charity Ark, the Education Partnership Group (EPG) is an international not-for-profit consultancy that partners with governments to shape and strengthen their education systems
Today EPG works in six countries, five of which are in sub-Saharan Africa: South Africa, Uganda, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Cote D’Ivoire and Cambodia.
How to apply
Please send a copy of your CV and cover letter to [email protected]
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