Jobs and Opportunities


* Regional Director - Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Office IDRC

The Regional Director for Eastern and Southern Africa is the focal point of IDRC’s presence and management in the region. Reporting to the Vice-President for Corporate Strategy and Regional Management, you will represent IDRC in the region, provide regional intelligence, coordinate the scientific and technical delivery of IDRC’s programming in a matrix environment, lead a multidisciplinary team of professionals, and manage the regional office. You will also play a key role in ensuring the coherence and relevance of IDRC’s programming in the region. Current IDRC Program Areas are as follows: Agriculture and Environment; Information and Communication Technologies for Development; Innovation, Policy and Science; Research for Health Equity; and Social and Economic Policy.

Application deadline is 12th March 2010.

For further information visit IDRC’s website