IOI-SA is Hiring a Programme Manager


Job Title: Programme Manager
Location: Centre for Biodiversity Conservation, Kirstenbosch Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town, South Africa
Reporting lines: This position reports to the Director: IOI-SA

The core function of this position is to support the Director in managing and delivering on IOI-SA programmes and projects. The Programme Manager plays a key role in organising, coordinating and anchoring training programmes, providing technical contributions to projects and training programmes, interfacing with partner institutions and stakeholders, and managing the administration of IOI-SA.

Nature of the position

This is a full time renewable contract position, based at the IOI-SA offices, with some allowance for limited arrangements of working from home. The contract is renewable based on availability of funding. There may be extensive travel required, both local and international, and therefore flexibility to work non-standard hours would be important. There will be an initial 6 month probationary period, for the Director to consider progress and ongoing suitability of the candidate.

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Author: IOI-SA

IOI-SA focuses on Ocean Governance capacity development in Africa through training programmes aimed at harmonising management, policy and development. The IOI-SA produces research, policy and strategy-related outputs to address key challenges of sustainable ocean governance in support of the communities, governments, regions and international organizations concerned with securing a peaceful, prosperous and healthy future for all. The IOI-SA maintains particular focus on rural coastal communities, decision-makers, post­graduate students and schools. It achieves its mission through collaborating and networking with organizations and government agencies in Africa that are active in the sphere of marine and coastal management and sustainable livelihoods.