Printer-friendly versionSend by emailPDF version
Based in Nairobi

Saferworld is an international non-governmental organisation working to prevent and reduce violence conflict and promote cooperative approaches to security. We believe that everyone should be able to lead peaceful, fulfilling lives, free from insecurity and violent conflict. We work with governments, civil society and international organisations globally and in over 15
countries in Africa, Europe and Asia.

The Head of our Kenya and East Africa programme will be responsible for the design and delivery of all Saferworld’s work promoting conflict prevention and cooperative approaches to security and justice in the region. The current focus is on Kenya and Somalia with developing interests in Ethiopia and the sub-region. Candidates should be able to demonstrate significant experience of policy, management and advocacy gained at a senior level in an NGO, government or international organisation, together with proven knowledge of arms and conflict issues as they relate to the region.

Salary range: £40,500 - £50,000 gross per year plus benefits. For a job description please visit: To apply please send full CV and covering letter detailing how you meet the selection criteria to Marie Aziz at [email][email protected] (please use subject heading: Ref: HOH314). Deadline for applications: 21 April 2013. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.