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HSF Training Consultants

The Hanns Seidel Foundation (HSF) is always seeking to expand its pool of experienced Training Consultants. Starting dates are flexible throughout the year.

The HSF is a German political foundation that promotes democracy consolidation, good governance, civil society participation in democratic processes, sustainable economic development and environmental awareness in Namibia. Learn more about the HSF Namibia office here.

A consultant opportunity at the HSF Namibia office is a unique opportunity to gain experience in the working environment of a political foundation, and a great opportunity for your professional development.

Your Tasks

  • As a Training Consultant your tasks include the following:

  • Conducting training workshops for civil society organisations lasting between 1-5 working days in and outside of Windhoek

  • Preparing training sessions and material to meet the needs of the participants

  • Implementing interactive training sessions with clearly defined learning outcomes

  • Concluding training sessions by handing out evaluation forms, writing a report and preparing training-related financial documentation in compliance with HSF regulations

Your Profile

To qualify as a Training Consultant the following requirements must be met:

  • Must hold an undergraduate degree or be advanced in undergraduate studies

  • Must have a minimum of three years of work experience as a trainer

  • Preferably experience in the development of training resources

  • Familiarity with the delivery of a variety of interactive training methods is a strong advantage

  • Demonstrated knowledge and/or competency in at least three of the following training subjects:

    • Civic education

    • Report writing and administration of meetings

    • Interpersonal and communication skills

    • Strategic planning

    • Financial administration

    • Working with media

    • Environmental awareness

  • Strong organisational skills and an attention to detail

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and email technology

  • Strong interpersonal and intercultural communication skills

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English; further local languages (i.e. Afrikaans, Oshiwambo, Otjiherero or Damara) are a strong advantage

  • Ability and willingness to travel within Namibia; driving licence is a strong advantage

We are looking forward to hearing from you. Please send your CV and cover letter to info(at)

For enquiries please call 061 237373.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.