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Contracts Manager

Contracts Manager

Job summary:

The purpose of this role is to strengthen the organisation’s capacity to develop and manage contracts for services and Gatsby Africa’s relationships with third parties, as well as ensure operational and partnership compliance.

In addition, the role will oversee Gatsby Africa’s procurement strategy in ensuring that it is effectively implemented and support the development of procurement systems. This role leads the contracting and procurement teams in business partnering ensuring high-quality delivery to the program teams.

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Application deadline: 31/05/2022

Senior Manager – Research, Evidence and Engagement

Senior Manager – Research, Evidence and Engagement

Job summary:

The Senior Manager Research, Evidence and Engagement role will be responsible for managing a programme of research to ensure that Gatsby’s approach is well-evidenced and grounded in economic practice, as well as drawing out strong examples of this work in practice from their programmes.

It will be responsible for leading the development of strategic research partnerships with local and international institutions and coordinating their external engagements across the region to place sector transformation at the heart of their current policy debates. This role will help to build Gatsby’s reputation, positioning and broader relationships across policy circles in East Africa, working closely with senior country-based staff.

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Application deadline: 31/05/2022

Programme Advisor

Programme Advisor

Job summary:

The Programme Advisor will be part of a small team that oversees the development and delivery of GA’s portfolio of programmes across East Africa working flexibly across this portfolio. He/she will provide support and coaching to GA’s programme teams, supporting them to develop appropriate interventions and partnerships to deliver sector transformation. The Programme Advisor will help the Portfolio Director to implement activities that ensure effective governance and reporting across the portfolio and champion a learning culture to enable effective delivery.

With a strong grasp of GA’s mission and strategic objectives and guided by the Portfolio Director he/she will play a critical role working with programme teams to ensure the right programme strategies, intervention design processes, teaming / skills, risk monitoring and partnerships/positioning are in place.

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Application deadline: 17/05/2022

Thematic Advisor

Thematic Advisor

Job summary:

The Thematic Advisor will engage with the learning team to ensure that thematic areas implemented within programmes are aligned to GA’s wider approach to these themes. They will also seek to capture lessons internally from good practice that can help to evolve an evidence base of how we apply these themes in practice to our work.

As an integral member of the Portfolio team, he/ she will also have the opportunity to contribute to other areas of the team that is supporting the delivery of GA’s portfolio of programmes.

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Application deadline: 17/05/2022

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