Islamic Relief: Regional Programmes Officer

Islamic Relief South Africa
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Friday, 17 August, 2018
Opportunity type: 

Islamic Relief is an international relief and development organisation which strives to alleviate poverty around the world regardless of religion, race or religion. Islamic Relief South Africa is a country office of the Islamic Relief Worldwide family, which has offices in over 40 countries around the globe.

Islamic Relief seeks to appoint a Regional Programmes Officer, to be based in Cape Town.

Duration: Six months fixed term, with a view to permanent

Salary: R150 000 to R185 448 per annum

  • Identify, develop and implement humanitarian projects aimed at the upliftment of the region driven by the programmes strategy of Islamic Relief South Africa
  • Spearhead regional programming through identification of opportunities for project development and institutional fund-raising
  • Participate in regional humanitarian and/or stakeholder meetings for enhanced institutional visability and fund-raising
  • Coordinate monitoring, evaluation and learning for regional projects in liaison with the programme team, implementing partners and IRSA and Monitoring and Evaluation team
  • Provide the general management of multiple regional projects in liaison with sector leads and/or HOD


  • Relevant degree and/or diploma and an in depth understanding of community and sustainable development issues in an NGO environment
  • Understanding of and proven track record of field work experience in developing countries in rehabilitation, development and emergency contexts
  • Ability to formulate own ideas and action plans
  • Knowledge and understanding of the local region and community
  • Willingness to be flexible about hours and location of work in order to accommodate emergencies, delivery to a community and work activity
  • Strong organisational skills i.e. ability to prioritise and plan work, set and achieve deadlines, establish and maintain monitoring systems and work cohesively with a professional team to reach goals set and deliver to the communities
  • Be honest, reliable, service-oriented, resilient, self-motivated networker and have an aspiration of serving humanity with your talents 

To apply, click to download the application form and submit completed application form of one page motivational letter and your CV along with a certified copy of your ID to 

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If the requirements of the application as above, is not met, please consider the application as not submitted.
Over and above operational requirements Islamic Relief South Africa will take into account the country’s and organisational employment equity imperatives.

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