Country Director, Liberia- Mary’s Meals

Country Director, Liberia- Mary’s Meals

 

Location: Liberia
Salary: Competitive 

 

About the organisation

There has never been a more exciting time to join Mary’s Meals – a fast-growing global movement, currently providing more than one million children in some of the world’s poorest communities with a nutritious daily meal in their place of education.

 

Role and Responsibilities 

Mary’s Meals Liberia’s school feeding programme was established in 2005. It is currently reaching over 110,000 children with a daily meal in 506 primary schools. Mary’s Meals Liberia also runs the Oscar Romero School for the deaf in Tubmanburg.


Reporting to the MMI Director of Programmes, the Country Director will have overall strategic and operational responsibility for the Mary’s Meals programme in Liberia. They will be responsible and accountable for the operational success of the school feeding programme, ensuring the Mary’s Meals school feeding model is consistently delivered to exceptional standards. The Country Director will lead and manage the Liberia senior leadership team and will play the leading role in representing the organisation in Liberia.

 

Person Specification 

It is essential that you have a relevant degree, or equivalent level professional experience and extensive experience working at leadership level including leading a diverse team in a fast-paced and growing environment. You will have a sharp focus on delivery with extensive experience of implementing at scale and a particular emphasis on effective delivery, efficient logistics and control of stock.

You will be self-motivated and able to work independently, with excellent communication, organisation, prioritisation and time management skills. You will have experience of persuading and influencing at a strategic level and the ability to establish effective and collaborative relationships.

In addition, you will have strong financial management skills, including budget preparation, management and reporting.
 

How to Apply

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Closing date: 15th of April. 
 

 

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