World Vision International Job Vacancy: National Director - Managua, Nicaragua

National Director – Nicaragua

World Vision International
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian, development and advocacy organisation devoted to improving the lives of children, families and their communities around the world. Our 45,000+ staff members working in more than 90 countries are united through our ethos, mission and shared desire for all individuals, especially children, to overcome poverty, inequality and injustice.

Here’s where you come in:
As National Director – Nicaragua, you will oversee the development and strategy of all country operations. World Vision Nicaragua was founded in 1989 and serves thousands of children, their families and their communities in some 250 communities of Masaya, Granada, Carazo, Chinandega and Managua provinces.

You are a highly accomplished visionary leader who combines proven business disciplines with inspirational management skills to effectively communicate global initiatives, cultivate relationships, and identify opportunities to successfully drive World Vision Nicaragua growth and development.

Requirements include:
  • Graduate degree in communications, public relations, political science, business, or field related to the position.
  • Knowledge and experience with Nicaraguan governmental agencies – preferably related to children’s issues and international collaboration.
  • At least 10 years of work experience overall; 7 years’ experience of relevant experience.
  • Fluency in English and Spanish.
  • Knowledge of the key players and issues impacting child well-being in Nicaragua.
  • Requires ability to work and travel extensively in country as well as internationally (approximately 20-40% of working time).
Is this the job for you?
World Vision is dedicated to our team members’ development and their success. We aspire for all employees to be fulfilled through their work and their contributions to an organisation working to provide long-term sustainable solutions to the world’s most vulnerable people.

Find the full responsibilities and requirements for this position ONLINE and apply by the closing date February 1, 2017.