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Programme Officer – Equity and Social Policy
Job Title: Programme Officer – Equity and Social Policy
Location: London, UK
Company: ODI
Job Summary: Provide administrative and financial project management support throughout the project cycle.
Job Description: The Equity and Social Policy Programme at ODI is a multidisciplinary team leading ODI’s work on poverty, inequality and social policy. Its priority themes of work include poverty and inequality monitoring and analysis; social protection policy and system design, implementation and evaluation; basic services and “leaving no one behind”; and the humanitarian-development nexus. The Programme Officer will support the team’s work across its different themes. The ideal candidate will have a strong experience in financial management and budgets to support the programme and research and advisory projects, as well as a strong background in project administration.The purpose of this post is to, together with the Programme Manager: provide administrative and financial project management support to research staff throughout the project cycle from the proposal stage through completion on a variety of projects provide general administrative support to the programme; and facilitate the flow of information internally between the researchers and central support departments and externally with a variety of stakeholders.
Requirements: Knowledge and Qualifications Education to degree level High level of numeracy Experience Experience of programme and financial management, notably budget monitoring and budgeting processes Administration experience Experience of donor contract management Skills/Abilities Strong organisational skills and self-motivation – able to work independently Multitasking capabilities Ability to work to work under pressure and to strict deadlines Advanced IT skills to include Excel, Word, email, PowerPoint, databases Good proof reading and editing skills
How to apply: Please apply online: https://isw.changeworknow.co.uk/odi/vms/e/careers/positions/dMip54vsbnNjsCrsqkcMnw
Closing Date: 12/11/2019
Additional information: Interest in international development/humanitarian issues, in particular in the poverty, social protection and agriculture themes Experience with a range of donors in the international development sector Web / communication experience Experience of the SharePoint document management system Data management skills Willingness to travel abroad Closing date: 12th November 2019 Interview date: Week commencing 28th November 2019
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