Business Development and Program Officer

at Valkipro SC
Location Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Business Operations
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH

Description

The incumbent will be responsible for the following duties:

• Provide proposal/grant writing services to the Business Development unit to formulate winning proposals.

• Perform other related duties as required.

Work Hours: 8
Experience in Months: 24

Skills

Fluency in oral and written English is required
Relevant work experience at the national or international level in development programmes or projects, including in evidence-based data management and data visualisation is desirable.

Qualifications

Experience with developmental projects, emerging economies and developing country contexts especially in the African continent is desirable.

Educational Requirements

An advanced university degree (Master’s degree or equivalent) in international development, business administration, international relations, management, economics, or a related field is required. A first level university degree in combination with two additional years of qualifying experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree. Familiarity with the politics, economics, societies of Africa is an advantage.

Responsibilities

• Contribute to the preparation of various written outputs, e.g. draft reports, briefing notes, background papers, analytical notes, and presentations.
• Provide administrative and substantive functions to consultative and other meetings, events linked to the work plan, to include proposing agenda topics, identifying and proposed participants, preparation of background documents, presentations and records, handling logistics.

Experience Requirements

A minimum of two (2) years of progressively responsible experience in project/programme management, administration, proposal/grant writing, or related area is required.

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