Director of Operations

Gethsemane International began in 2003 with the mission to "Raise Christian Men and Women Around the World" by following the Biblical model of family to create holistic healing for orphans. Our offices are headquartered in Knoxville, TN while our children's homes and Christian school are in Kenya, Africa.

 

Director of Operations

Location: Kenya, Africa

Type: Full-Time

Compensation: Missionary Support, raised by applicant


The successful applicant will be the manager of Gethsemane staff in Kenya as well as the manager of all operational needs including stock, supplies, materials, and maintenance ensuring that the children's homes are well equipped to meet the physical needs of the children appropriately.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage staff members in Kenya

  • Monitor and maintain the levels of material and supply needs at each children's home

  • Solve maintenance problems at the children's homes

  • Actively pursue and implement cost effective procedures to increase the efficiency of operations

  • Report to Gethsemane's Country Director of Kenya and our Director of Development


Skills& Specifications:

  • Passion to serve Christ and others

  • Strong understanding of Gethsemane's mission, message, and programs

  • Must be trustworthy with a high level of professional integrity

  • Ability to travel

  • Strong human resource skills

  • Strong inter-personal and cross-cultural communication skills

  • Strong logic and problem solving ability

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher, Outlook)

  • An attitude which is described in Philippians 2:3-8



Education& Qualifications:

  • College Education with a 4-year degree, preferred

  • Master's degree, a plus



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