A resourceful, bright, creative and highly organised individual with a passion for social entrepreneurship and innovation to join our team. The Senior Program Manager will be responsible for coordinating with various stakeholders, contributing to streamlining and implementing engagement with our community, efficiently planning events and systematically communicating with the program’s various stakeholders. The role would be to steer this team and ensure strong coordination, efficiency and effectiveness. Though we have an established process in place, entrepreneurial prowess and creativity are welcome to continue to improve the program and its impact, both for participating Fellows, as well as the program overall. The successful candidate will have strong organisational, time management and multitasking skills, and will be detail-oriented, self-motivated and a strong team player.
The individual will program manage a cohort of stakeholders – Engagement, Advisory Process and Workshops, – in coordination with various team members. In particular the role includes:
· Partnership management (with an Accelerator partner)
· Constant Support of stakeholders involved with the project
· Regular Engagement of fellows and their partners
· Process Communications, Evaluation and reporting of the Project
· Identify, design and execute workshops, round-tables and other relevant convening
· Identify and work with potential media allies for publication of related thought leadership pieces.
Candidate Description -
o Have 8-12 years work experience, preferably in livelihoods sector building cross sectoral partnerships
o Highly honed Program Management skills
o Have strong social/emotional intelligence and proven leadership ability to inspire, enable, and integrate a cross-border entrepreneurial team with respect and collegiality
o Emphasis on coordinating efforts with stakeholders to best articulate and convey key messaging.
o Develop and maintain project delivery relationships on both macro & micro level.
o Strong writing skills and intellectual capacity to distill knowledge and learnings.
o Possess a strong intellectual curiosity and entrepreneurial spirit
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