Posted on :
24 Jan, 2018
24 Jan, 2018
Would you be inspired to take up a role that could influence how one of the world’s largest international development organisations designs and develops its projects? Do you feel comfortable challenging the status quo?
Our global Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) programme is looking for an Innovation Advisor to join our global team, who will do just that.
Job Title: Innovation Advisor
About the role
You will be responsible for driving forward new approaches, models and technologies that will contribute to our global WEE programme, in turn bringing about change for 30 million women and girls. You will manage projects, provide technical advice to teams around the world, collaborate with external stakeholders to champion best practice programming, and you will contribute to our thought leadership in WEE in the many shapes of forms that this takes.
Our ideal candidate will come with sharp analytical and problem solving qualities, a natural ease with interpreting complicated data and information, and an enthusiasm for working across different functions and disciplines. You will be a strong communicator and team player, and a passion for influencing the discourse and call to action around women’s empowerment.
We areone of the world’s leading humanitarian and development charities. We fight poverty and injustice in the world’s most vulnerable places. We save lives in disasters and conflicts. We stand with women, girls and their communities to achieve lasting change for a better future.
Please click here to view thefull candidate brief.
Closing date: Applications will be reviewed on submission and suitable applicants may be contacted for interview prior to the closing date. If a suitable candidate is identified, we reserve the right to close the recruitment early before the advertised deadline of 9am Wednesday 21 February 2018.
We are committed to Equality and value Diversity. We are a Disability Confident Employer and particularly welcome applications from disabled people. We guarantee interviews to disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the job (see person specification).