Senior Programme Manager - Somalia Crisis Recovery Programme

Milton Keynes
International Role - No - Only National applicants will be considered.
1-2 Years

Somalia Crisis Recovery Programme (SCRP) Senior Programme Manager

Salary: £36,994 per annum (£22,804 per annum, pro rata) + good range of benefits (+ London Weighting if based in London)

Contract: Fixed Term (until 30thDecember 2021) 22.5 hours per week, contract issued will be conditional and subject to funding approval

Based: Currently home-based due to Covid-19, however role to be Milton Keynes (preferred) or London based when offices re-open

World Vision is an international children’s charity working with children, their communities, and with supporters and partners, in almost 100 countries.

Through long-term development projects, emergency responses and advocacy we’ve helped bring lasting change to millions of children, over more than 60 years. And as a Christian organisation, everything we do is motivated by our faith as we strive to reflect God’s unconditional love.

Work for World Vision UK and you will be part of a truly global Partnership, building brighter futures for vulnerable children.

World Vision UK is setting up a team to lead the Somalia Crisis Recovery Programme, funded by the World Bank through the Federal Government of Somalia. The programme will be Implemented through the SomReP consortium and will support the recovery of communities in Somalia impacted by floods and drought and strengthen capacity for disaster preparedness.

This is an attractive opportunity for an experienced programme manager to lead the implementation of the complex programme, working with a range of partners and the Federal Government of Somalia to ensure that the contract outputs are achieved in accordance to the contract terms whilst managing risks in the implementation.

We are looking for a candidate with experience of complex grant or contract management in a humanitarian or development environment, with the ability to manage relationships with consortium partners and international funders effectively. Experience of applying monitoring systems and managing budgets is also required.

This is a fixed term contract for 12 months, and the contract issued will be conditional and subject to funding approval.

As an active Christian, this role offers you the opportunity to integrate your Christian faith and be sensitive to its various expressions across cultures and denominations.

In addition to the salary offered, we offer good benefits including pension, generous holiday entitlement and free parking (MK only).

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Please upload your CV of full employment history explaining any gaps of employmentand reasons for leaving your previous employer. This must be accompanied with a covering letter stating how you meet the essential criteria given in the Job Description.

Closing Date for applications: 30thNovember 2020

Interview Dates: week beginning 7thDecember 2020

Please note that if response for this role is higher than anticipated, we reserve the right to commence interviews and appoint before the published closing date.

Please note that we are only able to accept applications from those who currently hold the Right to Work in the UK.

World Vision UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. We welcome applications from people representing all sections of the community. World Vision UK also operates flexible working policies and practices.

As a child focused organisation, World Vision UK is committed to the safeguarding of children, therefore any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of applicable background checks, including a criminal records check.

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