People & Culture Coordinator, Rwanda & Senegal

Practical Action is a global innovator, inspiring people to discover and adopt ingenious, practical ways to free themselves from poverty and disadvantage. With 50 years of expertise, Practical Action has a strong heritage, and track record of bringing communities and experts together to find practical, sustainable solutions to enable people to meet their needs, which work for both people and the planet.

Reporting to the Rwanda Country Manager, the post holder based in Rwanda will lead the HR activities for two locations – Rwanda in East Africa and Senegal in West Africa. The majority of the time (around 80%) will be focused on activities in Rwanda. The People & Culture Coordinator is accountable for providing both strategic and operational management in the area of human resources for both locations. Particularly, he/she is accountable for leading on planning and delivery of our people, leadership and culture enabling objective, ensuring alignment to our global approach and supporting management in strengthening our investment in people.

As an experienced professional, you will have operational experience of working within a busy HR and Admin team environment providing timely and high quality advice and work in all aspects of HR andshould the ability to communicate (verbally and in writing) in both English and French. You must be a holder of a degree in Human Resource Management, Public/Business Administration, Organisational Development or other related field.

How to apply

A detailed Job Profile can be accessed from the download section.

If you have the experience, skills and the ability we are looking for, please forward the application letter and updated CV by email to: recruitment@practicalaction.or.ke with the title ‘People, Culture & Administration Officer’ not later than 13th June 2021.

We treat all applications for employment on their merits and do not take into consideration any factors that are not relevant to the job such as disability, race, age, religion, gender, gender reassignment or sexual orientation.

Practical Action is committed to safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults and as such candidates will be subject to pre-employment checks. The successful applicant must have the pre-existing right to both live and work in Rwanda.