Center Manager

In Ouagadougou, the manager of our main center of operations is moving on to another assignment and as his replacement we need a


Center Manager


Key areas of activity would be to plan, coordinate, and implement activities to provide construction, maintenance, repair, and operational services on the organisation’s center.


Main Responsibilities Include:


• Consulting with administration and members to discuss and plan housing, office and maintenance priorities, operational procedures, security, expenditures, etc.

• Circulating information regarding operation of facilities, vehicles and equipment.

• Maintaining records for inventories, expenses and salaries.

• Coordinating the activities of personnel assisting in center services and makes staffing recommendations to administration.

• Depending on staff availability, supervising or performing a wide range of tasks, including purchasing of materials and supplies, maintaining vehicles and equipment, and involvement in construction projects.

• Handling correspondence related to center services and operations, assisting in planning and execution of logistical arrangements for workshops, seminars and conferences.

• Circulating information regarding special events, activities, opportunities, or work in progress.


Your work will provide valuable support for local and international staff to focus on their training, translation and other efforts to promote Bible translation in West Africa.


Location: Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Language: Good French and reasonable English


What you’ll need


• Personal relationship with Jesus Christ

• A church that stands behind you

• Team-mindset, resilience and ability to work without close supervision

• Good business and management skills, including some management and experience

• (Desirable) Experience or desire to work in an inter-cultural context


Minimum age: 21

Duration: 1 year or more


Feel free to contact us for an informal discussion about the possibilities. Our main goal is to help you find your place in God’s mission.

Organisation Wycliffe Schweiz
Typ Einsatz
Dauer bis 1 Jahr
Zeitraum Datum nach Absprache
Region(en) Afrika
Land/Länder Burkina Faso
Berufsfeld Verwaltung
Sprachkenntnisse French/Englisch
Mindestalter 21
Finanzierung Please note that, although we gladly help candidates build up their support base, this job is non-salaried. A successful applicant will be required to raise their own financial support from interested friends, family and churches. Some people choose to fu
Kontakt Sujeevan Kandasamy
032 342 76 83