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Are you an international programmes professional specialising in disaster risk and emergencies?
Do you have knowledge of child protection within development?
Our client is a ground-breaking international development charity standing for gender equality and human rights. Prospectus is proud to support this organisation in their search for a Programme Specialist to support the development of the organisations UK's disaster and emergencies portfolio including programming that addresses disaster risk.
Reporting to the Programme Manager, the post-holder will be responsible for identifying opportunities and proposals through targeted and specific research. You will set up project workshops, monitoring project progress through field trips and monitoring expenditure as well as assessing training needs across various countries. In addition to financial reporting, you will support with processing grants claims, maintaining files for all grants. In addition, the successful candidate will support Country Offices in developing and submitting high quality proposals, negotiating and approving contracts.
To be considered for this role, it is essential to have proven experience of designing and implementing disaster projects with knowledge of humanitarian field work in challenging and high risk environments. The placed candidate will have experience of developing proposals, writing funding and overseeing projects from major humanitarian donors. Ideally, you will have knowledge of disaster risk programming particularly relating to child rights and participation with the ability to undertake frequent travel to filed sites. Strong analytical skills and problem solving skills are required for this role. Fluency in French and Spanish is desirable.
A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus.
Please apply with a Word Document copy of your CV. Cover letters are not required at this stage.