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ADRA-UK is looking for an experienced Programmes Officer

ADRA-UK is an independent charity working to make a difference in the lives of the poor and afflicted across the world. We are now looking to add a full-time Programmes Officer to support the team’s busy workload. We are seeking an academically trained individual with previous experience in overseas development or relief work, excellent track record and a commitment to the values of ADRA-UK. This position marks an opportunity to join a dynamic team working to help people across the world. 

Key responsibilities include: 

- managing a project grants portfolio;
- supporting implementing partners to deliver against objectives throughout the project cycle;
- supporting ADRA-UK’s implementing partnersto identify and develop high value (£250k +) complex proposals (including M&E frameworks) and donor budgets;
- investigating, sourcing and monitoring funds from government, public and private donors;

The desired applicant will: 

- hold a Masters degree in international development / international relations / related subject; 
- have experience in working with government donors on grant applications;
- have at least two years of experience in relief and development work; 
- have in depth understanding of current relief and development issues;
- have strong analytical, verbal and written communication skills;
- have a passion for serving people and communities in need; 
- be an enthusiastic motivator;
- be committed to ADRA’s principles of development and the SDA Christian beliefs;

For more information:

Programmes Officer Job Description

Application form

Deadline for applications is the 14th of July 2018

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