CAREERS

Why TEC?
The Church Office exists and functions in a supportive capacity, ensuring and facilitating the smooth and effective running of every other part of TEC Ministry. We help fulfil the purpose of TEC!
At TEC, we recognize the importance of creating a motivating, supportive work environment that gives you that fulfilling experience. We want to keep you healthy, happy and effective. Here, we are focused on building an environment where everyone can express their God-given gifts and passions while meeting their work goals at the same time. You will grow in Christ and life in general and meet like-minded people who are not only visionary but are also willing to use their gifts for the growth of the ministry. Do you have a passion for what you do and are you willing to deploy them effectively and creatively? Then TEC is the place for you.
OUR PEOPLE
The people we recruit are at the heart of all we do. We believe in excellence, creativity, and innovation. A TEC person is open to problem solving and is open to complex tasks. Here you will be challenged and inspired within a supportive environment whilst working with fellow bright minds.
CAREER POSSIBILITIES
Wondering where you would fit in at TEC? If you like new ideas, challenges, “re-inventing things”, and working with a talented group of people in a learning-friendly, evolving environment, we want to hear from you. We want to help you develop and make the right career choices.
If the above describes your ideal working place, then check below to view a list of our current openings and how to apply.

Program Manager, Partnership & Engagements

EMPLOYEE JOB DESCRIPTION
Department: Pistis Empowerment Foundation
Position Type: Permanent

Job Objective:

The Programs Associate, Partnership & Engagements shall work with a team of program staff and volunteers who are implementing a 5-year strategy roadmap under the PISTIS Foundation Sustainability Development Impact Program. The Program Associate, Partnership Engagements shall be responsible for providing grants management and business development support for the Foundation.

 

S/He shall also be responsible for providing partner briefs to identify alignment with prospects, manage and track outreach models, with primary focus on Education, Health and Shelter initiatives. In addition, s/he shall be responsible for integrating and implementing a coherent external engagement program, effectively positioning key messages by composing and editing communications, planning and handling media relations, leveraging social media and new media platforms, stakeholder outreach, partner relations, management of several brands, and planning and facilitating conferences, meetings, and events. In addition, s/he shall support the Foundations Partnerships team in partner engagements; grant portfolio strategy and administration, as well as funds distribution, and work to achieve its annual revenue targets.

 

Key Deliverables

  • Draft documents, including grant proposals, partnership reports, and presentations intended for a variety of programs and audiences
  • Ensure timely execution of grant agreements, entry/updating of project records in the partnerships database and execution of funds transfer to sub-awardees for programs/ projects
  • Prepare and deliver reports/presentations to internal and external stakeholders on progress of partnerships.
  • Conduct due diligence to identify legal, procedural and financial issues for potential grants/sub-awards prior to proposal submission/approval, as well as over the life of multi-year grant projects
  • Develop and maintain up-to-date documentation on grant applications
Skills and Knowledge
Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s degree
Relevant Experience
(Type and minimum years expected):
Minimum of 5 years’ work experience, with 3 years’ experience in a job-specific relevant field such as grants management, client services in education and scholarships, health, shelter, community development and training, and related fields.

Attitude and Behavioural Traits:

  • Globally conscious and technologically savvy
  • Strong proficiency with research, data collection, review, analysis, documentation and reporting applications, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and databases
  • Knowledge of Int’l grant-making rules and regulations, as well as private foundation policies
  • Familiarity with current SDGs on education, shelter and health development issues
  • Strong communication skills and ability to contribute to proposals, reports, research and presentations
  • Proven ability to prioritize, work independently, handle multiple, complex tasks simultaneously, generate pragmatic solutions to address potential roadblocks as well as leverage key opportunities
  • Ability to navigate complex environments, and help build sustainable partnerships with various institutions.
  • Strong “client service” orientation and interpersonal as well as negotiation skills, quantitative and analytical skills, and written/verbal communication skills
  • Close attention to detail & accuracy; personal initiative; reliability, flexibility & follow-through
  • Proficiency using standard office software and demonstrated skill with web research tools

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