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Programme Officer – Trade Facilitation, DRC

Deadline: 3 July 2024

Programme Officer, Trade Facilitation will support delivery of TradeMark Africa (TMA)’s DRC Country programme through providing high quality and diligent Programme Cycle Management (PCM) and end to end programme support. S/he will work closely with the Programme Manager and the Country Director to ensure delivery of results for the entire Portfolio, and among others the delivery of the Economic Recovery and Reform Activity (ERRA), in line with TMA’s PCM guidelines and guidelines of the donor.

Objective 2 of the ERRA programme is designed to enhance the capabilities of East African business associations, national governments, and regional organizations, fostering economic recovery and promoting deeper and broader integration within the East African Community (EAC) and other regional economic blocs. In DRC, this objective focuses on improving market access and reducing trade costs for key agriculture value chains such as Coffee and Cocoa. It includes implementing initiatives that enhance the business and trade environment to boost the competitiveness of the country’s exports and imports (farming inputs). The primary implementation partners for these trade facilitation activities are public institutions and agencies responsible for promoting exports and imports of agriculture value chains in the DRC.

The Programme Officer will oversee the annual work planning cycle in collaboration with technical teams and implementation partners ensuring the seamless integration and consolidation of all project plans. Additionally, this role involves a variety of administrative duties critical to the success of the ERRA Programme. These responsibilities include the consolidation of quarterly and annual reports, accurate minute-taking during meetings, enhancing the programme’s visibility through communication support, and assisting with monitoring and evaluation (M&E) activities. The officer will also be responsible for diligent follow-ups and performing any additional tasks necessary to support the programme’s objectives effectively.

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Finance & Administration Officer, DRC

Deadline: 3 July 2024

The job holder has the overall responsibility of overseeing the financial and administration operations for the DRC Country Programme (DCP) and preparation of financial information and reports for the projects implemented in the portfolio. Among key responsibilities, the job holder will be expected to prepare specific financial reports in line with TMA corporate and donor requirements. Some of the ongoing donor funded programs are funded by the USAID Economic Recovery and Reform Activity (ERRA), the EU and the UK – Foreign, Commonwealth and Development office (FCDO).

As an officer responsible for finances and administration, main responsibilities will include developing and monitoring budgets, ensuring financial compliance internally and with external stakeholders, preparing accurate financial statements, and reporting on financial performance to the Country Director. The broader administrative functions include managing office supplies, overseeing offices located in Kinshasa and Goma, and coordinating and liaising with the corporate administration unit on staff needs.

The position requires strong analytical skills, proficiency in financial software, excellent organizational abilities, and effective communication skills.

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Programme Officer, Export Development, DRC

Deadline: 3 July 2024

The Programme Officer, Export Development will support delivery of TradeMark Africa (TMA)’s DRC Country programme through providing high quality and diligent Programme Cycle Management (PCM) and end to end programme support. S/he will work closely with the Programme Manager and the Country Director to ensure delivery of results for the entire Portfolio, and among others the delivery of the Economic Recovery and Reform Activity (ERRA), in line with TMA’s PCM guidelines and guidelines of the donor.

Through ERRA programme, the DRC programme has the responsibility of improving economic conditions through strategic initiatives that facilitate both exports and imports for DRC, encourage export diversification, and promote import substitution. Also, to strengthen resilience within the region by enhancing the resilience and economic empowerment of cross-border traders, including both formal and informal sectors, with a particular emphasis on women and youth. The Programme Officer, Export Development will specifically oversee delivery of these objectives, among other programme interventions. Targeted regions for enhanced cross border trade are Eastern DRC, Katanga, and Kongo Central, as also part of the SME resiliency.

The job holder will oversee the annual work planning cycle in collaboration with technical teams and implementation partners ensuring the seamless integration and consolidation of all project plans. Additionally, this role involves a variety of administrative duties critical to the success of the ERRA project and the DRC Country Programme. These responsibilities include the consolidation of quarterly and annual reports, accurate minute-taking during meetings, enhancing the programme’s visibility through communication support, and assisting with monitoring and evaluation (M&E) activities. The officer will also be responsible for diligent follow-ups and performing any additional tasks necessary to support the programme’s objectives effectively.

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