Development Initiatives (DI) is an independent international development organisation working on the use of data to drive poverty eradication and sustainable development. Our vision is a world without poverty that invests in human security and where everyone shares the benefits of opportunity and growth.
We work to ensure that decisions about the allocation of finance and resources result in an end to poverty, increase the resilience of the world’s most vulnerable people, and ensure no one is left behind.
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We welcome applications from all sections of the community and ask you to complete our diversity monitoring form as part of the process.
If you would like to make a positive impact, increasing the reach of a dynamic organisation committed to ending poverty, we would love to hear from you.
Head of External Relations
We are seeking a consultant who will take on the role of DI’s Head of External Relations to represent DI in the US, broaden awareness of our work, undertake stakeholder mapping and outreach to key stakeholders, including government, foundations, think-tanks and CSOs. They will also need to focus on fundraising and building new funding partnerships, bringing creativity, innovation and proactivity to the role to secure new channels of funding, build relationships with donors and ensure DI continues to meet demand for the complex data work necessary to drive informed and evidence-based policy decisions to end poverty.
If you would like to make a positive impact, increasing the reach of a dynamic organisation committed to ending poverty, we would love to hear from you. Please read the full role profile and apply by emailing your CV/Business Portfolio and cover letter to HR@devinit.org, quoting the reference ‘Head of External Relations’.
- Closing date: 28 June 2019
- First Interview: w/c 8 July 2019
- Second Interview: TBC