Programme Manager: Homelessness Programme

  • Job Reference: 00000827-1
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2021
  • Recruiter: World Habitat
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £34,000
  • Role: Senior Manager jobs, Project Manager/Officer jobs
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Work hours: Full Time

Job Description

Do you want to help end street homelessness, address housing inequality and support organisations to create real social change? Are you looking to join a global organisation that celebrates innovation, champions positive housing solutions, and works across the world to further the right to housing?

We are looking for a skilled programme manager to join our small but ambitious and experienced team to help develop and manage one of our international housing programmes. World Habitat is a unique organisation that celebrates innovation, champions housing solutions and works with partners all over the world to further the right to housing for everyone, but especially for those on low incomes.

You will play an integral role within the Homelessness Programme team, working closely with a range of consultants and external partners. You will be competent at developing long-term relationships remotely, including using a variety of methods to facilitate knowledge exchange, good practice and managing grant portfolios. You will occasionally be involved in other work areas within World Habitat, for example, assessing applications for the annual World Habitat Awards or attending events on behalf of World Habitat.

We offer family friendly working arrangements, a competitive package and lots of opportunities to develop your knowledge, skills and your network across the world.

If you believe you have the ambition, dedication and skills to work with us to ensure  everyone has access to safe and secure housing, then please visit our website to find out more about the role, including the full job description, and how to apply: https://world-habitat.org/about-world-habitat/vacancies/

Closing date: Monday 18th October at 12:00pm (BST).