|Job Title:||Partnerships and Projects Officer|
|Employer:||Save the children|
|Job Location:||Farringdon, London|
As Partnerships and Projects Officer you will build and manage established partnerships and projects to increase the reach and success of the academy's activities overseas, building humanitarian response capacity in some of the most vulnerable locations in the world.
The mission of the Humanitarian Leadership Academy is to empower people around the world to prepare for and respond to crises in their own countries. The Academy works with the humanitarian sector and new partners from the private sector, academia and the technology industry to help communities become more resilient in the face of disaster and give them the training and skills to respond to crises in their own countries. To find out more about the Humanitarian Leadership Academy, please visit our website here: http://www.humanitarianleadershipacademy.org/
As Partnerships and Projects Officer you will support the Partnerships and Project Manager (PPM) in the roll out of a brand new flexible project pool of officers and consultants to provide support on key cross-organisational initiatives and learning projects and partnerships. You will manage several established partnerships with stakeholders, coordinating the initiation of projects, project documents, templates and processes. You will also:
To be successful you will have proven experience in both project management and partnership management. You will have experience of using project management tools to maximise long-term work plans and outputs and you may hold a recognized project management accreditation. You will have worked with partners before and will understand the journey partners are taken through and will be able to communicate with partners professionally as the Academy's representative with them. You will also have:
Experience of working overseas and the ability to communicate in French and/or Arabic is desirable.
The Humanitarian Leadership Academy is kindly hosted by Save the Children UK
Closing date: 21 November 2016
Interview expenses: Candidates should note that unfortunately it is not our policy to reimburse expenses accrued when attending interviews at the Humanitarian Leadership Academy unless you are requested to attend an interview in an alternative location to where the role is based.
Pre-employment Checks: Any Employment with the Humanitarian Leadership Academy will be subject to the following checks prior to your start date: