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Mission Talent specialises in recruitment and executive search for the global non-profit and international development sector. We offer retained search services to NGOs, foundations, humanitarian, environmental and international development organisations. Read more

Latest Positions

Frankfurt Zoological Society

Director Africa Program

This position is an exciting opportunity for an experienced wildlife conservation enthusiast to further shape and grow the outreach and impact of an international conservation organization. The successful candidate has an advanced academic degree in Natural Resource Management or a related field, and an excellent track record in managing multifaceted conservation programs in Africa including the financial responsibility for large budgets. S/he has excellent leadership capabilities to inspire change and drive vision and program development in a culturally diverse team across countries; is confident in building and maintaining high-level relationships with diverse stakeholders, strategic, motivating, fluent in English and with stamina to work in a challenging environment. Willingness and ability to travel often and partly under difficult conditions is assumed.

  • Arusha or Seronera/Serengeti, Tanzania
  • Open
KT Care Foundation

Executive Director - Myanmar

KT Care’s vision and strategy aims to improve the socio-economic status of vulnerable people in Myanmar. The new KT Care Foundation Executive Director will be responsible for the overall implementation of KT Care’s strategic plan in Myanmar, as well as organizational management of programming, support services (including Administration, Finance and HR), internal/external relations, monitoring & evaluation, and accountability to beneficiaries and stakeholders. He or she will report directly to the Board of Directors.

  • Myanmar
  • Open
WaterAid

Country Representative - Zambia

A strategic thinker and capable of influencing government and development partners, you will be rolling out the new strategy and leading the process to reposition WaterAid as a change agent in Zambia. Working with a management team that has been assembled within the last two years, your focus will be on sustainability, behavioural change and advocacy to achieve universal and sustainable access to water, sanitation and hygiene by 2030. A Zambian national, you will be based in Lusaka with frequent and sometimes extensive travel to other parts of the country.

  • Zambia (with frequent travel to rural areas)
  • Open
Christian Aid

Major Donor Manager

We are looking for a strong manager and inspirational leader to lead the Major Donor team at Christian Aid, through an exciting time of growth and innovation. You will develop a strategic plan for major donor growth and be responsible for leading and motivating a team, as well as running key donor relationships. The major donor team sits within Philanthropy & Partnerships and works alongside the Trusts & Foundations and US Fundraising teams. Projects include fundraising specifically for the ‘In their Lifetime’ appeal, emergency appeals, ongoing development projects, and core funds. We are looking for outstanding NGO fundraising professionals and/ or commercial candidates with quantifiable sales management experience and achievements.

  • London
  • Open
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