Senior Programme Design and Assessment Officer

Salary: £37,901 per annum, plus excellent benefits
Based: London, UK
Closing date: 2nd October 2017

We are looking for an exceptional candidate to work in our Programme Design, Fundraising and Assessment team. You will be responsible for providing leadership within the Asia programme to design innovative programmes, identify and secure funding, and understand and improve existing programmes through monitoring and evaluation, allowing impacts to be easily communicated.

You will be adaptable, creative and innovative, tailoring your approach to the specific characteristics of each opportunity. You will be knowledgeable about peacebuilding and international development, as well as possessing excellent writing skills, paying attention to detail and having a flair for grasping key ideas and actions through a combination of desk research and consultation with colleagues and partners. You will also have worked in the field, thus drawing on personal implementation and monitoring and evaluation experiences in designing new projects.

To be great in this job you are likely, first and foremost, to have a talent for working with others to develop, frame, communicate and fundraise for programmes that combine conceptual and practical innovation, and have a clear and measurable impact on peace.

In turn, Alert will offer you the exciting opportunity to be involved with developing and expanding our programming in the region and be part of a team of peers working to strengthen the quality and impact of our peacebuilding.

To find out more, please read the full job description.

To apply, please follow this link and click 'Apply for this job'. Please note we do not accept CVs.

As it is unlikely that we will be able to obtain a work permit for this role, all job applicants must already have the right to work in the EU.

Completed applications are due by 2 October 2017 at 23:59 (UK time).

Interviews will take place during the week commencing 7 October 2017.

While International Alert will endeavour to contact all candidates within a reasonable time, this may not always be possible due to limited resources. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, you can assume your application has, on this occasion, been unsuccessful. International Alert is an equal opportunities employer. All applicants will be judged strictly on the basis of merit.