Director of Programmes
Muslim Hands, 148 – 164 Gregory Boulevard, Gregory House, Nottingham, NG7 5JE
Hours of Work:
Full-time, 35 hours per week
(Up to) £32,000.00 per annum (commensurate with experience)
Terms of Employment:
Permanent Full Time / Part Time Contract (with a 3-Month Probationary Period)
Application Process Closing Date:
Send an up to date CV and supporting Covering Letter by Email by no later than 23 rd June 2019
Approx. Interview Role Commencement Date(s):
Interviews: W/C 1 st July 2019
Start: ASAP thereafter
Note: Strong Applicants may be contacted sooner, ahead of the closing date, to hold Skype Interview
with Muslim Hands; therefore, please include your Skype ID in your application.
Overview of Muslim Hands:
Muslim Hands is a UK-based international relief organisation working in over 40 countries worldwide. The Head Office based in Nottingham and a fundraising team based in Whitechapel, London; occasional travel between the two locations will be expected. Muslim Hands UK is seeking an enthusiastic and passionate individual to direct our Programme through an exciting period of growth and change as we have ambitious plans to grow our income in this area by 2020.
Strategy, Planning and Financial Management:
Deliver the ‘Muslim Hand’s Programme Strategy 2018-2020’ by supporting international offices to ensure the delivery of programmes is in line with the organisation’s strategic aims. Plan and review the progress of programme strategy and financial management at regular intervals (monthly, quarterly and annually). Ensure all international offices are working in-line with the programme strategy to achieve the organisations agreed long-term goals.
Support international offices to develop and implement the programme annual budget to ensure it is in line with the organisation’s financial procedures to deliver projects. To support international offices financial transactions to and by MH partners in accordance with MOU and programme funding agreement.
Ideal Candidate will:
- Eligibility to Work in the UK
- Minimum 2 years programme management experience
- Degree level education of relevant subject
- Ability to work well and punctually under pressure
- Ability to travel for short to medium period of time
- Overseas Management and/or Remote management experience
- Experience within training and facilitation services
This role would suit someone who thrives working in a fast-paced environment and who enjoys facing challenges; often working to tight deadlines. This is a very rewarding position for the right person. If you feel this is you please send your CV with a cover letter explaining why you feel you are suitable quoting the above reference number!!
Deadline for applications is 23rd June 2019 however we reserve the right to end the application procedure early should the right candidate be found.
NB: Unfortunately, we will only be able to contact successful candidates so if you have not heard from us by the closure date unfortunately your application will have been unsuccessful.
For more information on the role, check out the supporting document attached.