Posted on :
11 Jul, 2018
11 Jul, 2018
Christian Aid has a vision: a world free from poverty. To do that we are committed to exposing the scandal of poverty, helping in practical ways to root it out from the world, and to challenging and changing the systems that favour the rich and powerful over the poor and marginalized. Christian Aid is seeking staff to manage a major donor funded accountability programme in Ghana.
Job Title: Governance Support Manager
About the role
The Governance Support Manager will ensure the effective and efficient coordination and provision of technical and logistical support to the Steering Committee / Board of Trustees in the administration of the programme. The role provides support to the Chair of the SC/ Board of trustees in delivering effective governance arrangements in STAR-Ghana. The post-holder will hold accountability for ensuring effective governance structures and mechanisms operate on a day-to-day basis with the support of the Head of Programmes and other members of the Senior Management Team of the PMT. This will include the delivery of smooth and efficient running of meetings of the Board and the overall coordination of its sub-committees.The Governance Manager will assist the trustees in their duties, ensuring that their decisions are in accordance with STAR-Ghana’s governing documents and reflect its objects and priorities.
You must have work experience in the NGO sector in administration, corporate governance and logistics functions. You should be confident to work in a large organisation with multiple partners, have good networking and relation building skills, excellent written and verbal communication. You must have a knowledge and mastery of Microsoft Office suit.
This role requires applicants to have the right to work in the country where this position is based.
We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in its workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.
You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work/life balance.