Is small still beautiful? We think it is.

In an increasingly divided and fragile world Practical Action aims to demonstrate and advocate the sustainable use of technology to reduce poverty in developing countries.

With our commitment to poverty reduction, environmental conservation and technology choice we believe Practical Action is uniquely placed to contribute to a world free of poverty.

UK vacancies

Head of Individual Giving & Direct Marketing

Are you an experienced, innovative direct marketing leader, skilled in leading campaigns across multi marketing channels? If yes! - whether you come from the charity, public or private sectors an...

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Programme Officer - Zurich Floods Resilience Measurement and MEL systems

Practical Action is seeking a professional individual with an interest in disaster resilience measurement, impact monitoring and learning to support us in our sector leading flood resilience work. ...

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International vacancies

Management Accountant

Practical Action Southern Africa, part of an international technology development organisation head quartered in the United Kingdom and  with offices in East Africa, Latin America and South...

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Livestock Development Officer_BICAS Project_Feb 2016 (Re-advert)

Practical Action is an INGO which aims to reduce poverty through wider use of appropriate technologies in developing countries. It works in more than 45 countries through its offices in Banglade...

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Procurement Officer

Based in Harare, Zimbabwe. Reporting to the Human Resources and Admin Officer, this role is responsible for taking a lead in the procurement function and overseeing all aspects of purchasing and ne...

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Further information

Terms and conditions of service

Working for Practical Action in the UK.

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The Schumacher Centre

Practical Action's UK Head Office, The Schumacher Centre, is based in Bourton on Dunsmore, six miles from Rugby in Warwickshire.

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Becoming involved in international development

Advice on courses and grants that are available for people interested in a career in international development

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Future vacancies will be advertised here, so please check back regularly if you are committed to the struggle to eradicate poverty and build a more sustainable future.

Please note that we are not able to hold speculative applications on file. Do not send us your CV. Applications will be accepted only for specific posts advertised on this page or in the press.

We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community

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