Project Acquisitions Assistant or Project Acquisitions Manager (m/f/d) job at Center for Evaluation and Development (C4ED) Ethiopia
 

Vacancy title:Project Acquisitions Assistant or Project Acquisitions Manager (m/f/d)

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Consulting , Category: Management ]

Jobs at:Center for Evaluation and Development (C4ED) Ethiopia


Deadline of this Job:31 July 2022  

Duty Station:Within Ethiopia , Addis Ababa , Horn of Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Thursday, July 07, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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JOB DETAILS:
Managers and Assistants to join its local Project Acquisitions Team. The person will be based in C4ED Ethiopia’s offices in Addis Abeba and work alongside quantitative and qualitative evaluators, research manager, and others on applications for work taking place in developing countries.
The role will contribute to C4ED’s vision to improve the lives of the poor and vulnerable by making development interventions more effective. With a strong focus on mixed-methods and quantitative impact evaluations in developing countries, C4ED is one of the leading German research centers in the areas of poverty reduction, microfinance, health insurance, education, humanitarian assistance, and nutrition. C4ED is currently conducting projects all over the world and maintains research relationships with 3ie, ACTED, GCF, IFAD, ILO, IPA, J-PAL, the World Bank, and UNICEF to name just a few of its cooperation partners.
As a Project Acquisitions Assistant or Project Acquisitions Manager at C4ED Ethiopia, you will be involved in the preparation and submission of expressions of interest (EOIs) and applications for new projects that C4ED is interested in working on.
Your tasks would include:
• Manage the proposal process through all phases to ensure submission of high quality, compliant and competitive proposals.
• Contributing to proposal development and acquisitions for various donors, e.g. World Bank, 3ie, GIZ and other
• Preparation of Expressions of Interest or other pre-qualification documents and proposals
• Coordinating project proposal writing including one’s own contributions to project proposals
• Conduct research on possible partners, client priorities, current programming and other topics related to specific proposals.
• Communicating and liaising with project partners and donors
• Quality Management and continuous improvement of project acquisition processes
• Maintain proposal folders, documents and resources.
• Help organize and maintain business development resources.
• Prepare and improve short marketing and communications texts
• Support social media and web content development
• Contributing to Public Relations, including short translations
• Administrative duties with Ethiopian Authorities
• Additional tasks as assigned
The position offers a good opportunity to gain experience in international development. We are interested in offering you a long-term job perspective, including professional development. The position is based in Ethiopia. Kindly note that this position does not offer a remote work option.
Job Requirements
Qualification

• You have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in social science, international development, economics or a related field. For the Project Acquisitions Assistant, you are interested in gaining first-hand experience in the field of international development at a firm that focuses on impact evaluations, research, and data collection for development interventions. To qualify as a Project Acquisitions Manager, you must have at least 1 year of full-time acquisitions or business development experience in a relevant field.
• You have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English; written and verbal communication skills in other languages (e.g. French, Spanish) would be a plus. Important attributes include a high attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure. Familiarity and/or interest in creating and working with proposal budgets is a plus.
• While you will be working in a team, you are also able to work independently. You are detail-oriented, adept at multitasking, and can work under pressure. You enjoy interacting with a wide range of individuals ranging from researchers to donors and local partners, and you are able to maintain good collaborations. While travel is not generally included in this position, if required, willingness to travel to work locations is a necessity. • You have excellent written and verbal communication skills in English; written and verbal communication skills in other languages (e.g. French, Spanish) would be a plus. Important attributes include a high attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure. Familiarity and/or interest in creating and working with proposal budgets is a plus. • While you will be working in a team, you are also able to work independently. You are detail-oriented, adept at multitasking, and can work under pressure. You enjoy interacting with a wide range of individuals ranging from researchers to donors and local partners, and you are able to maintain good collaborations. While travel is not generally included in this position, if required, willingness to travel to work locations is a necessity. ">
• You have a Bachelor or Master’s degree in social science, international development, economics or a related field. For the Project Acquisitions Assistant, you are interested in gaining first-hand experience in the field of international development at a firm that focuses on impact evaluations, research, and data collection for development interventions. To qualify as a Project Acquisitions Manager, you must have at least 1 year of full-time acquisitions or business development experience in a relevant field.">

Work Hours: 8


Experience in Months: 12

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
br/>Please submit your applications to hr.ethiopia@c4ed.org.  The deadline for applications is July 31, 2022.
We look forward to receiving your CV, cover letter, a writing sample (in English), a copy of your University’s transcripts and/or certificates (if available) and job references.
Please note only applications with full documentation (CV, cover letter, a writing sample in English, a copy of your University transcripts and/or certificates (if available), and job references) as PDF or zip files submitted will be considered. Please read to the end for all required application documents.



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Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Ethiopia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 31 July 2022  
Duty Station: Ethiopia Addis Ababa
Posted: 07-07-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 07-07-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 07-07-2065
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