Are you an experienced international development programme manager? Apply your skills and experience in the management of cutting-edge social policy initiatives. With Development Pathways, you can make a real contribution to transforming people’s lives and the changing the global social policy landscape.
We are looking for an experienced Senior Programme Manager to join our Social Policy team. You will have an opportunity to work with our in-house team of social policy experts in leading the management of our projects across the world.
Development Pathways is a leading advisory services organisation in the areas of social protection, social development, poverty and vulnerability analysis, payment systems and financial inclusion, monitoring and evaluation, research and training. We believe that our work must be tailored to the unique political realities of each of the countries we work in. Thus, we focus on evidence-based and context-specific solutions, to social and economic policy challenges facing low- and middle-income countries. We have a strong track record of delivering high-quality consultancy throughout Africa, Asia, and the Pacific, working alongside governments and international agencies. Thought leadership provided by Pathways experts has also influenced the strategic thinking of bi-lateral and international agencies and the design of social policy globally.
The new Senior Programme Manager will lead a dedicated team to ensure effective and efficient management of the Social Policy Unit’s projects worldwide. S/he will work closely with the Social Policy Head of Unit and the Head of Programmes, ensuring our work maintains the high-quality standards Development Pathways is known for. As Senior Programme Manager, you will also contribute to the strategic direction of an innovative and fast-growing company by helping build stronger systems to keep pace with our growth.
Development Pathways is UK company with a head office in London, UK, and a subsidiary in Nairobi, Kenya. We also have small satellite offices in Malawi, Angola, and Uganda, supporting our programmes there. We currently have 35 staff members, working alongside a global network of trusted consultants. Our offices are located in the Orpington area (Greater London, United Kingdom) and Nairobi (Kenya).
The Senior Programme Manager must have the following qualifications, skills and competencies:
Essential Qualifications and Skills:
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