About Geneva Global:
Geneva Global is an international consulting company that provides strategic advice, independent research, active program and grant management, as well as impact measurement to individuals, foundations, companies, and other organizations.
Geneva Global has 16 years of experience working in various countries across Sub-Saharan Africa. On behalf of clients, we’ve managed over US $120 million in grants, improving the lives of over 38 million people in the region. We’ve partnered with over 650 local organizations across 14 sectors, including community health, anti-human trafficking, literacy, infant and maternal health, disaster relief, water and sanitation, and education.
Geneva Global Ethiopia is seeking a proactive, experienced professional to serve as a Program Coordinator in the Geneva Global Managed Speed School Initiative, also known as the Accelerated Learning for Africa (ALFA) program in Ethiopia. This person’s primary functions will be to provide program management and technical assistance to implementing partners (IPs) in Ethiopia. Applicants should be familiar with Ethiopia’s education system and have experience with education programs in Ethiopia. Knowledge and experience on other disciplines such as monitoring, data management, and economic empowerment are desirable.
The Program Coordinator as a member of a multidisciplinary team, conducts a systematic process of inquiry to search, analyze, summarize and present relevant written information in the course of implementing ALFA projects resulting in outputs that meet or exceed the Geneva Global’s standards. She/he is responsible specifically for planning, reviewing proposals of IPs, coordinating IPs, conducting due diligence process to identify reliable partners, planning and implementing capacity building trainings for front line staffs of IPs, monitor and evaluate the ALFA project implementation. Besides, the Program Coordinator is expected to collect data and reports from IPs, compile, analyze and send to the M&E specialist timely. The Program Coordinator participates in assessments and research works pertaining to the ALFA program and liaisons Geneva Global to other stakeholders in the areas he/she is assigned. She/he supports the organization’s vision, mission and values and assists in training as needed.
Major Responsibilities/ Essential Functions
Program Monitoring and Evaluation:
Program Planning and Development:
Reports To: Country Director, Ethiopia
Requirements of the Program Coordinator