Capacity Development Officer

  • Full Time
  • Malawi
  • Applications have closed


Region: Southern & East Africa
Job Category: International Relief & Development (Outside UK)
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Closing Date: 22 April 2019
Potential Interview Date: 29 April 2019

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced capacity development worker with proven training and project cycle management experience to take responsibility for Tearfund’s capacity building support to a portfolio of local partners in Malawi.

Reporting to the Humanitarian Coordinator, the CDO will facilitate inter-partner networking and encourage institutional learning to build strong local organisations that are able to deliver excellent, cost effective, and sustainable disaster response work which empowers Malawi civil society.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate experience in

Providing capacity building support through formal trainings, accompaniment, mentoring and monitoring and evaluation;
Designing and reporting against logical framework and indicators;
Proven ability to work with limited direct supervision.

This post requires considerable travel to partner offices and project sites around Malawi. Applicants must possess a full clean driving licence and have the right to live and work in Malawi.

The salary for this role will be 14,938,164 MWK.

Applicants must be committed to Tearfund’s Christian beliefs and those we seek to serve.

The recruitment process includes specific checks related to safeguarding issues.


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