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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

Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)

Senior Advisor, Program Management & Strategy

GAIN (the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition) requires an exceptional leader with a broad understanding of public health, who can think critically and innovate to develop solutions to drive impact at scale through multi-sector partnerships. As Senior Advisor, you will serve as a right-hand and strategic counsel to GAIN's Executive Director. An experienced and international development programs leader, you will advise on program strategy and delivery, strengthening GAIN's global programs in maternal child feeding, agriculture and nutrition and food fortification. Working collaboratively across GAIN's senior leadership team at headquarters in Geneva, you will act as a " programmatic chief of staff", contributing to board and donor communications, overseeing program-related decision-making and working with GAIN's monitoring and research team to ensure high program performance. The successful candidate will have experience in both management of global health programs - in an NGO, private foundation or public institution - and in strategy, with a demonstrable track-record of working with and advising senior leaders in international development.

  • Switzerland
  • Open
Save the Children

Country Director - Niger

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children and works in around 120 countries to save children's lives; to fight for their rights; and to help them fulfil their potential. Their operations in Niger have grown in the last year to be one of the biggest in the region and the successful candidate will be leading a capable management team and 300 staff working on a full spectrum of programming across development and humanitarian operations. Excellent management from the current CD has raised expectations with donors and they will be looking to this person to continue in the same vein. Note that fluent French is required in this region.

  • Niger
  • 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
International Civil Society Centre

Senior Accountability Advisor, Global Standard for CSO Accountability

This position requires your strength in ensuring result-driven processes and your profound knowledge in good governance and respective standard frameworks. You will advise and coordinate the development of an agreed Global Standard for CSO Accountability, proactively consult with various stakeholders and support the project management as well as internal and external communication and representation of the project! As a fantastic candidate you have proven experience in advisory positions for multi-stakeholder initiatives, ideally in a cross-cultural set-up and manage to build strong relationships with the international accountability community.

  • International
  • Open
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