Muslim Aid Job Vacancy: Humanitarian Programme Manager - London, England

Title: Humanitarian Programme Manager
Closing Date: Sunday 18 September 2016

Muslim Aid is an international humanitarian relief & development agency looking to employ professional individuals, who will be highly committed to our mission, vision and values. 

We are an Investors in People equal opportunities employer.  We welcome all applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, faith or disability.  We are committed to having a workforce that is representative of the wide community we serve and all sections of society. 

The Humanitarian Department is an integral part of Muslim Aid’s programme delivery arm.  We ensure that our funds reach the most vulnerable groups to help alleviate their plight.  The Humanitarian Programme encompasses a number of work streams such as emergency, dig-a-well, seasonal (e.g. Ramadan and Qurbani) and religious dues.  The Department is also are responsible for Muslim Aid’s child sponsorship initiative through our Rainbow Family Programme. 

The successful candidate will have overall accountability for all the Humanitarian Programme workstreams.  You will need to be experienced in a variety of areas such as managing programmes overseas, project/programme planning and execution (including financial management and reporting), risk management, evaluation and people management.  You will work closely supporting the Head of Department to build relationships with the Start Network. 

You will need to be resilient, have good people skills, demonstrate excellent written skills and able to network effectively.  This role will require you to undertake duty visits to remote overseas locations, conflict and disaster affected areas.  This can sometimes be at short notice. 

Only people with the right to work in the UK are eligible to apply for this role.