Partnership and Linkages Specialist

RAFI Micro-finance Inc. Posted 4 months ago
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Summary:

The Partnership and Linkages Specialist reports to the BDS Head, as the technical lead in forming and strengthening engagements with external parties to form strategic alliances with institutions that directly provide capacity building (training and technical assistance). He/she will be responsible to bring together complementary resources and skills from diverse organizations, drawing on each partner’s core strengths to address client business development and capacity building requirements for a holistic approach to empowering clients that no one party can do alone. This includes networking for meaningful institution-to-institution relationship for the benefit of the clients, vetting and accreditation, contracting and relationship management. 

 

Qualifications: 

  • Graduate of Business Management, Communication, Public Relations, Development Studies or Social Community or its equivalent 
  • Proven track record in successfully managing Inter-Institutional relations, preferably in the development field; 
  • At least 2-year professional experience in Inter-Institutional relationship management 
  • Knowledge and experience of the realities of development issues, social 
  • development institutions.  
  • Excellent understanding of development partnerships, fund-raising, donor strategies, functions and international relations