Are you ready to join a team committed to addressing some of the world’s most pressing development challenges? Are you eager to design and test alternatives to “business as usual” in international development? Are you a risk-taker that enjoys design, leadership, analysis, and learning? If yes, consider joining the Global Knowledge Initiative as a Senior Program Officer.
We seek a highly qualified, passionate, and proven leader to serve as our Senior Program Officer. This position suits a recognized, creative problem solver with a demonstrated commitment to building and managing teams and networks. Ideal candidates will blend a background in international development, expertise in forging international partnerships, and team and network management experience. The Senior Program Officer must exhibit creativity, empathy, perseverance, and a commitment to excellence in program design and execution. The Senior Program Officer will be a strategic thinker who thrives in a truly diverse range of settings. This individual should be able to easily transition between big-picture planning, outward-facing partnership development, group facilitation, and on-the-ground implementation. The Senior Program Officer will report directly to GKI’s managing executive, the Chief Operating Officer.
The application deadline is May 27, 2016. Please click here for more information and details on how to apply!