Program Director - Global Charity Foundation (Education)
Regional Philanthropy Projects/Grant Making
Early Childhood Programmes
About Our Client
A charity foundation with a mission to solve the most pressing global issues and empower marginalized people groups through their philanthropy programs.
Being part of the education programme team, you will collaborate with international teammates to design and manage, and evaluate early childhood education programmes that enhances quality and access for children across the region, especially for those who are living in the developing part of the region. To enhance the organisation's knowledge in early childhood development needs, you will perform research and analysis on policies and contexts related to educational policies in various countries within the Asia Pacific region. You will use internal and external knowledge to select and manage projects that fulfil the organisation's missions and values.
Using a fact-based, process-driven, and scientific approached, you will identify partnership opportunities with local and international NGOs to achieve the wider objectives. You will also use your inter-cultural communications skills to maintain strong partnership with local stakeholders and international organisations
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate should have at least 8 years of relevant experience in philanthropy, education, or international development. Master's degree in education or related fields is highly preferred. Besides project management skills, the candidate should have experiences hosting training workshops and able to communicate with audience from different cultures. On the ground project experience in South-east Asia is highly valued. Excellent research, writing and public speaking skills are essential.
What's on Offer
- Well established charity foundations with many years of experience in international development
- Working with global teammates who shares similar values and missions
- Collaborative and innovative work culture; decent salary and benefits package