Posted on :
13 Jan, 2021
13 Jan, 2021
The Roger Federer Foundation has been engaging in early education programmes for children living in poverty in Africa and Switzerland for the past 16 years. The Foundation works with carefully selected local organizations in long-term partnerships and seeks for systemic change and sustainable impact. The aim is to enable and support local populations to assume their responsibility for the solution of its problems with regard to the contents, organization and finances. Currently the foundation is conducting School Readiness Initiatives in 6 countries in Southern Africa and in Switzerland. These are country programmes managed by our regional programme coordinators and implemented by local partner organisations.
The Foundation’s headquarters is in Switzerland, complemented by a Regional Office in Johannesburg with a team of four experts from the region. The Foundation is looking to replace one of our Regional Representatives with a programme management expert to focus on our country initiatives in Namibia and South Africa. The team in Johannesburg is working hand in hand with the team in Switzerland and will report to the CEO of the Roger Federer Foundation in Switzerland who is also the formal director of the South African entity.
Job Title: Senior Regional Programme Coordinator
Location: South Africa
The Roger Federer Foundation requires a self-driven entrepreneurial personality,
demonstrating superior advisory and mentoring skills and an ability to multi-task.
Key responsibilities include:
The ideal candidates will have:
All candidates will need to demonstrate the following core competencies:
Application Deadline: Wednesday 20th January 2021