Programme Development Manager - Transboundary Water and Environment

Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa · Closing date - September 20, 2019


The Programme Development Manager will be tasked with providing 50% technical support to programme development of the overall GWP Southern Africa and Africa Coordination Portfolio and 50% portfolio leadership and implementation of the AIP Transboundary Water Governance and Environment project portfolio. The Manager will work as a team member of the GWPSA/Africa Coordination Unit and also provide support to AIP and other program areas that require knowledge management and implementation.

Specific duties will include:

  1. GWP Africa Programme Development (50%)

Programme Implementation (40%)

Support to Country Water Partnership (10%)


Experience and Qualifications

To apply for the position, visit Interested applicants should submit a one-page motivation letter which addresses GWPSA’s requirements stated above, curriculum vitae, and contact information of three professional referees who may be contacted if you are short-listed for the position.


This is an internationally recruited position with a competitive salary and benefits package. The duration of the contract will initially be for three years with the possibility of extension to a further period of one year, provided sufficient donor funding is secured.

IWMI is an equal opportunity employer and emphasizes the importance of diversity and inclusiveness in identifying candidates for this position and its staff more generally.

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