Programme Officer (m/f/d) - NTD

CBM , Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Job Summary

Job Description

CBM is an international Christian development organisation, committed to improving the quality of life of persons with disabilities in the poorest communities of the world. We are looking to recruit as soon as possible a:

Programme Officer (m/f/d) - NTD

Main objective of the role:

The NTD (Neglected Tropical Diseases) Programme Officer will support the NTD Programme Manager and the wider NTD team in the effective and efficient management of NTD programmes. This will include monitoring existing programmes, ensuring accurate information is provided to donors and supporting the submission of new proposals. The Programme Officer will also provide support to the daily operation of the team in reporting, data management, budget monitoring and team events, as well as administration and communication. The role will require occasional travel.
Based in Cambridge the role will involve communication with CBM Country Offices and Regional Hubs.

We are looking for someone who will…

  • Assist the Programme Manager in overseeing of the implementation and monitoring of NTD-programmes in Africa and Asia
  • Liaise with CBM Regional Hubs, Country Offices (CO) or partners to support the successful management of NTD-programmes
  • Ensure timely, quality reporting to donors
  • Do donor research to collaborate on the preparation of concept notes and proposals from the NTD team, CO staff and partners
  • Analyse and communicate statistical data from NTD programmes for reportings and publication purposes
  • Champion systems in order to collect and share impact stories from CBM’s NTD programmes on different experienced platforms
  • Provide administrative support to the wider NTD and IEH team

    We are looking for someone who has…

  • A passion to make a difference for improving the life of people with disabilities

  • A relevant academic degree (Social sciences, International development, Project Management, Public health or Biological Sciences)

  • A minimum of 3 years with an international development agency in a similar role
  • Experience in project planning, budgeting, M&E and preparation of reports for institutional donors
  • Demonstrable recent experience in preparing successful grant applications (proposal writing and budgeting)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Proven administrative skills
  • Strong numeracy with ability to analyse and manage data
  • Working knowledge of another language – French or Arabic advantageous
  • Computer literacy (MS office)