Programme Officer, Learning & Partner Development

Salary Range: Circa £26,000 per annum

Start Date: As soon as possible

Duration of Contract: Permanent

Location: Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge, UK. Current policy offers partial remote working within the UK

FFI is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Programme Officer, Learning & Partner Development, to ensure effective delivery of and support to key elements of two linked programmes of work: Partnerships and Organisational Development Support (PODS) and Professional Development.

You will organise and facilitate internal knowledge exchange opportunities. This will include coordinating FFI’s internal buddy system, tricks of the trade presentations and mini masterclasses You will lead the administration of the FFI Partner Resilience Fund sub-granting scheme and FFI’s Partner Due Diligence process. You will support the development and delivery of training and facilitation of workshops with staff and partners. You will support the ongoing development and running of Mangrove, FFI’s Learning Management System (LMS), leading on specific elements as required. You will write, collate and/or disseminate information and resources relating to partnerships and organisational development. You will also support monitoring, evaluation and learning processes to assess programme development.

You will have a proven ability to nurture relationships, ideally with a range of individuals and organisations. This could include governments, NGOs, community groups and/or businesses. You will have a good understanding of conservation issues. You will have strong administrative skills, including budgeting, financial administration and reporting and excellent writing skills, as well as experience building and managing databases. You should be a team player, demonstrating ability to seek out and harness the views and contributions of others, and able to build positive personal and organisational relationships.

This position is based in Cambridge. Some international travel will be required. In return, the role offers the opportunity to work within a ground-breaking and entrepreneurial organisation, at the forefront of global conservation. In addition, FFI offers a generous pension contribution, attractive annual leave allowance and life insurance. Our offices are located in The David Attenborough Building in central Cambridge, just a few minutes’ walk from glorious historic buildings and museums, the picturesque River Cam, the central market and shopping centre, and a host of cafés and restaurants.

This role closed on 19 March 2023. View other job opportunities with FFI.

The closing date for applications is Sunday, 19 March 2023.

Interviews are expected to be held during the week commencing Monday, 27 March 2023.