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Muna Kalati is recruiting a Knowledge and Resource mobilisation Officer for a period of one year. 

 He/she will be responsible for mobilising resources to increase the organisation’s sustainability;  coordinating the identification of funding opportunities, developing of project proposals to attract funding; developing reading advocacy campaigns and managing a network of writers and publishers of children’s books in Africa. The purpose is to amplify the visibility and sustainability of Muna Kalati as a knowledge hub in the children’s book industry in Africa. He or she will work closely with the Communication officer and Programs Coordinator.

Key Activities

  1. Knowledge mobilisation 
  1. African children’s authors: list of writers, illustrators, cartoonists and other creators of content for children in different African countries.
  2. List of bookstores, libraries and reading centres for kids and young adults 
  3. Database of African literary prizes for illustrators and children’s books actors.
  4. Database of African organizations working to promote reading etc.

2.Resource Mobilisation

Profile required

The candidate must have a background and experience in fundraising, resource mobilisation or research. He/she must be proactive, flexible, and ambitious. He/she must also master digital collaboration tools such as (Google Drive, Slack, Dropbox, WordPress, etc.) Interested and qualified candidates must be from a Francophone country (Togo, Côte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso and Mali etc.) or truly bilingual and based in Accra, Ghana. 

Other appreciable aptitudes are:

Working hours

Deadline:   4 July  2022.

Send CV and motivation letter to content@munakalati.org & programs@munakalati.org with the title: “Application for resource and knowledge mobilisation officer”

DESCRIPTION OF THE ASSOCIATION

Muna Kalati association aims to promote children’s books and video games in Africa. We facilitate networking among publishers, librarians and authors as well as video game producers. More here: www.munakalati.org

This vision is manifested through our:

Our objectives are therefore to:

To integrate Muna Kalati is to have the chance:

Muna Kalati is committed to the prevention of discrimination and equal opportunities. All our positions are open to people with disabilities.