Sr. Advisor, Planning, Operations & Integration, A&EE
*Location to be determined by home country of successfull candidate where WVI is registered to operate.
PURPOSE OF POSITION:
The role of the Senior Advisor is to support A&EE (Advocacy & External Engagement) leadership in ensuring delivery of the advocacy and external engagement parts of WV’s new global strategy. This includes developing and implementing a strong planning and operations architecture and ensuring effective integration between A&EE and internal partners and processes.
The Senior Advisor is also responsible for the design and execution of both existing and new monitoring and evaluation (M&E) approaches for the Partnership-wide advocacy and external engagement ministries.
Developing and implementing a strong planning and operations architecture.
Ensuring effective integration between A&EE and internal partners and processes.
Designing and executing both existing and new monitoring and evaluation (M&E) approaches for the Partnership-wide advocacy and external engagement ministries.
Acting as ‘Chief of Staff’ for A&EE.
Line management (dotted) of 0.4 FTE working on M&E.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITITES:
Very strong technical skills in planning, operations, and M&E: able to take a lead role.
Excellent written and spoken English: able to write and present at level suitable for leadership audiences.
Very strong Excel skills and experience.
Experience in financial management (creation and management of budgets).
MBA (Master of Business Administration).
Strong PowerPoint skills.
Understanding of organizational strategy.
Understanding of INGO sector.
Experience of working in complex, global organizations and virtual teams.
Ability and willingness to work flexible hours where necessary to accommodate any time differences between self and supervisor/other colleagues.
Working from home is optional in all cases, but may be necessary in those cases where no suitable office space is available locally.
Ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally up to 25% of the time.