Haywards Heath, West Sussex

£24,000 - £28,000 per year

Permanent, Full-time

About the organisation

Sightsavers is an international organisation that changes lives for the long term. We work in more than 30 countries to eliminate avoid... Read more

Job Description

Due to ongoing team growth, Sightsavers is seeking a highly organised Operations and Planning Coordinator to support implementation of the Policy and Programme Strategy (PS2) department’s objectives. You will be managing key PS2 systems, coordinating project design processes and supporting delivery of department-led projects.

Salary: £24,000 – £28,000

Contract: Permanent

This is a fast paced and varied role where you will manage the implementation and maintenance of PS2 systems such as monitoring strategy implementation and supporting delivery of transparency and accountability initiatives through monitoring and reporting processes.  You will coordinate the design of new projects within the global programme portfolio, to ensure that new projects meet internal requirements and align with strategic funding processes.

The role will support the Disability Data Disaggregation (DDD) Project Manager, country teams and other key stakeholders with planning and delivery of DDD processes. This position will also work in collaboration with the PS2 directorate and cross-organisational teams to deliver varied projects that contribute to the overarching departmental objectives.

To be successful in your application for this role you will be educated to degree level or equivalent, be able to demonstrate administrative or project coordination experience in international development, or related fields. A background in managing stakeholders, working to multiple deadlines and have knowledge of general international development environments is also required.

This is not an exhaustive list of duties or essential professional skills, please read the complete Job Description for further details.

We anticipate that interview will be held in the week commencing 1st July 2019

Closing Date: 16 June, 2019