well grounded (adj)

1based on good evidence or reasons: soundly based; well founded.
2having a good training in or knowledge of a subject.


Thursday 11 Dec 2014

Well Grounded is looking for a dynamic, inspirational Executive Director to lead our team of experienced organisation development practitioners. You’ll bring your passion for environmental and social justice to the work and you can translate that passion into action, making sure that Well Grounded continues to enable African civil society organisations to have real and lasting impacts. As Executive Director, you will ensure that Well Grounded has the resources it needs to deliver on its mission and that it accounts for them. Your dynamism will build our profile and visibility.


Pillars of a strong and healthy organisation

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  • A vision aimed at environmental and social justice

  • Programmes, projects and campaigns based on evidence and analysis, with clear rationales

  • Accountable and responsive to the communities and groups with which the organisation is working

  • A functioning internal system of governance that is transparent and reflects the vision and values of the organisation

  • Mobilise and manage resources needed responsibly and transparently, accounting for them clearly and on time

  • Provide appropriate management and support for the people involved in the organisation

  • Work to the highest possible ethical standards

  • Open and ready to learn from experience and from others and to work with others