International Programme Manager - Mental Health

Recruiter
Prospectus
Location
London
Salary
£44,000 (plus £3k London weighting)
Posted
18 Apr 2019
Closes
01 May 2019
Ref
HQ00175057
Function
Management
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

Are you passionate about eliminating stigma to mental health?

Prospectus is supporting a national mental health charity implement a new global programme to facilitate the sharing of materials, learning and research across multiple countries.

The overall aim of the International Programme Manager - Mental Health position is plan to delivery of the new project, including training to increase empowerment and tackling attitudes of local communities. A key aspect of the role if being able to adapt materials and approaches to a wide range of cultures and contexts. This is a new international programme which means you can make a difference from the very start.

You will be responsible for delivering projects on time and in budget, engaging and supporting grassroots NGOs in country, managing the safeguarding of champions and staff, and being involved with the planning of social marketing. You will also be tasked with ensuring the adaption and translation of text and training materials to fit relevant social contexts. As an International Programme Manager you will play a high profile role in leading the engagement of key stakeholders, work closely with evaluation colleagues and projects teams and represent the programme at conferences and events.

To be successful in this position, you will have experience of developing programmes from scratch in a Development context, understanding the best ways to build relationships with local communities and have a track record of delivering large multi-stakeholder programmes successfully. Your passion for engaging and empowering stigmatised groups combined with your ability to work flexibly and from your own initiative, will make this a very rewarding role.

Please note, this is position offered as an initial fixed term contract until 31st March 2020.

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