Corporate Programme Manager, Global Health

Job
from Save the Children UK
Closing date: 19 Jun 2018

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced individual to join us as Corporate Programme Manager (Global Health), overseeing the design and delivery of high quality, sector-leading programmes with corporate partners that lead to catalytic change for children, specifically focused on improved child and maternal health.

This role sits within our new Business Partnerships Hub (Hub) which is a 15-person team dedicated to designing and delivering shared value partnerships with the private sector in coordination with Save the Children International country offices, as well as our Fundraising and Policy, Advocacy, and Campaigns departments. Together, we save children’s lives, fight for their rights and help them fulfil their potential.

As Corporate Programme Manager (Global Health), you will play a key role in the Hub, overseeing and coordinating implementation of programmes for corporate partners to ensure strategic coherence and effective delivery across country offices. Specifically you will:

· Lead on developing public health programmes, including logframes and budgets, and writing high quality, bespoke concept notes and proposals for business partners – particularly leading our programmatic work with GSK across countries

· Work closely with country programme teams to ensure the effective and timely quality implementation of project interventions to ensure they add up to more than the sum of their parts to create a coherent and impactful portfolio of work

· Build country offices capacity to design, implement and monitor effective and impactful programmes specifically tailored to meet the unique needs of our business partners

· Work closely with country offices capacity to develop on-the-ground relationships with our business partners to ensure we are effectively leveraging their unique expertise and capabilities to support successful project implementation

To be successful you will be qualified at graduate level or equivalent in a relevant subject such as international business, international development or public health. You should have a proven track record within the development sector for delivering change through complex public health projects and have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills. In addition you will have:

· A strong understanding of the unique requirements of business-NGO partnerships, including how to communicate to business partners effectively

· Excellent communication skills both oral and written, with the ability to produce high quality proposals, reports and presentations for senior-level stakeholders in the private sector

· Experience working with international development programmes, including a deep understanding of programme design, management, change and learning mechanisms

· Proven experience of managing relationships in complex organisations with numerous stakeholders

· Willingness and ability to travel globally up to three months per year

At Save the Children we are committed to the safeguarding and protection of children in our work. We will do everything possible to ensure that only those who are suitable to work with children are recruited to work for us. This post is subject to a range of vetting checks including a criminal records disclosure.

Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. If you share our mission, are passionate about making it happen and strongly believe you can contribute then join us and we'll give you every opportunity to succeed. We look forward to hearing from you.

To apply please visit our website.
Closing date: 19th June 2018