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External/Internal Vacancy Announcement
Job Position
General Secretary/Chief Executive Officer
Closing date
Friday 18th June 2021 at 1600 hours (4:00 p.m.)
About EFSL
The EFSL is an umbrella organization for evangelical churches /organizations and a registered Christian NGO with the government of Sierra Leone. The EFSL is a member of the World Evangelical Alliance, the Association of Evangelicals in Africa, the West Africa Regional Alliance and SLANGO.

EFSL Headquarters 35 Circular Road, Freetown
Report to
EFSL Executive Committee (Board)
Purpose of the Job
The General Secretary is the Chief Executive Officer of the Fellowship and is responsible to provide leadership and strategic direction for the organization and overseeing its implementation to achieve its strategic goals. The General Secretary is also responsible to initiate and maintain a healthy relationship with partners, build a strong and productive team, represent the organization effectively, equip its members appropriately, provide administrative services.

Person Specifications
An Evangelical Christian in good standing within an EFSL member church/organization who is a godly example to the public in general and Christian Community.
Sound Theological education, at least first-degree level. A Master’s degree/a degree in Development would be an advantage.
Ten (10) years’ experiences in a Christian environment, five (5) of which must have been in a leadership role.
Relational leader; Spirit-led and Christ-centered
Must have good managerial and leadership skills.
Good communication skills and interpersonal relationship
Sound understanding and mastery of soft skills Strategic-thinker, good fundraiser and Accountable
Manages own family well.

Key Internal Relationships
EFSL General Assembly
EFSL Council
EFSL Executive Committee (Board)
EFSL Secretariat staff
EFSL Project Team Leaders and project staff

Application Process
Suitably qualified candidates are invited to mail their application letter with copies of their credentials and updated curriculum vitae, including names of at least two (2) referees (one must be from the candidates’ Head of Church) to

All applications must be addressed to:
The President
Evangelical Fellowship of Sierra Leone
35 Circular Road


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