We are seeking a dynamic and ambitious Country representative with the necessary skills and experience to lead the development and growth of WATAN in Jordan and its South Syria operations, with a particular focus on developing and expanding new donor relationships.
The Country Rep will lead on the growth of WATAN in Jordan, providing effective management and taking responsibility for administration of WATAN within the strategic and accountability frameworks established by the Executive Management.
The Country Representative will serve as the primary representative of WATAN in Jordan. Responsibilities will include engaging donor and INGO offices in Jordan, drive funding opportunities, influence proposal and project development, coordinating project activities and providing technical/management support on project as required. The Country Representative may also oversee a small operational staff and ensure adherence to all project objectives, performance requirements, and donor regulations.
He/she will be an excellent communicator and partnership builder, target focused, with high achievement on growing new relationships (particularly external institutional funding) and establishing WATAN as a key provider in Jordan of charitable activities to Syrians in Southern Syria.
The Country representative will help administrate the Jordan office, and recruit staff teams in Jordan, ensuring the sound recruitment and retention of high quality staff.