Mercy Corps Country Director Jobs 2023 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs

Mercy Corps Country Director Jobs 2023 – Ethiopia NGO Jobs.

Mercy Corps Ethiopia looking for “Country Director”.

Applicants with a BA Degree may apply on or before September 27, 2023.

Mercy Corps is a global non-governmental, humanitarian aid organization operating in transitional contexts that have undergone, or have been undergoing, various forms of economic, environmental, social and political instabilities. The organization claims to have assisted more than 220 million people survive humanitarian conflicts, seek improvements in livelihoods, and deliver durable development to their communities.

Mercy Corps Country Director Jobs 2023

The Mercy Corps has published a job vacancy announcement on September 12, 2023 for qualified Ethiopia’s to fill in the vacant post of Country Director to be based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Recruiter Mercy Corps
Position Country Director
Location Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Country Ethiopia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification BA Degree
Experience Required Minimum of 07 (Seven) years
Application Deadline September 27, 2023

Mercy Corps Job Vacancy 2023

Essential Responsibilities:


  • Formulate, plan and communicate a clear vision of present and future program goals and strategies to team members and stakeholders that translates into concrete programs and work plans.
  • Set direction by prioritizing and organizing actions & resources to achieve objectives and contribute to countrywide strategy development.
  • Lead the annual country planning process and provide strategic updates.
  • Recognize opportunities for innovative action and create an environment where alternative viewpoints are welcome.
  • Foster a culture of learning and adaptation where programme and support actions evolve to become increasingly fit for purpose.
  • Explore, evaluate and present new country and project funding opportunities that leverage impact and integrate initiatives and activities; support and direct related fund-raising activities with both institutional and private donors.


  • Build strong and productive relationships with Government of Ethiopia, private sector partners, local government, foundations, etc. and leverage these relationships to build win-win partnerships to drive development objectives in the country.
  • Anticipate needs, understand donor strategies and contribute to shaping donor and partner’s views on development.
  • Explore, evaluate and present innovative funding opportunities that support the objectives for the country as a whole.
  • Represent Mercy Corps programs with national and international media and participate in
  • community activities as appropriate.
  • Demonstrate flexibility, resilience and ability to maintain positive relationships and composure.
  • Maintain high ethical standards and treat people with respect and dignity.

Position in Organization:

  • Position Name: Country Director
  • Reports Directly To: Deputy Regional Director
  • Posted: 27th September, 2023
  • Full-time

Knowledge and Experience:

  • BA/S or equivalent in relevant field required; MA/S preferred.
  • 7-10 years of field experience in international relief and development programs, including
  • demonstrable success in managing large, complex, transitional development programs.
  • 5 years of senior-level leadership, capacity building and field management experience.
  • Demonstrated success managing and bringing together a multi-cultural team with team members in multiple offices.
  • Excellent oral and written English skills required.

How to Apply Mercy Corps Country Director Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to

The Closing Date: September 27, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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