Commercial Manager (WISH2 Project) -(Based in Nairobi, Kenya)

Closing date

The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) is the leading global NGO in the field of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR). It is currently working in more than 170 countries in the world. The Africa Regional Office (IPPFARO) is one of IPPF’s six regional offices.

Women’s Integrated Sexual Health (WISH) is IPPF’s new flagship health programme to transform the lives of millions of women and girls. Funded by the Department for International Development (DFID), WISH will provide integrated and holistic healthcare to 2.2m additional users across 16 countries in Africa and South Asia from 2018 – 2021.

We are looking for a Commercial Manager, who is an accountant with both commercial and donor contract experience. The role supports the sub-contracting and budgets of member associations and partners to implement a performance by results efficient implementation and value for money spend according to the contract targets and donor compliance.

Competitive remuneration will be negotiated with the successful candidate, and some travel to the UK will be required.

This vacancy is being handled by an agency on our behalf. For further details and information on how to apply please visit their microsite

Closing date: 09:00GMT Monday 14 January 2019

Interviews: w/c 21 January and w/c 28 January 2019

Fixed Term Contract expires: August 2021

We regret only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

“Applications are particularly encouraged from candidates openly living with HIV.”

“IPPF is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment. IPPF does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. IPPF is committed to creating a dynamic work environment that values team work, collaboration, creativity, and building a diverse team.”

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