International Programme Coordinator

Reducing Vulnerability

Based in Warwickshire with international travel
Salary range: £ 33,951 - £36,474 pa.

Applications for this post have now closed.

Practical Action is an international NGO with offices in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the UK, working with poor people to develop sustainable solutions to reduce poverty.

Our Reducing Vulnerability programme works with vulnerable communities living in fragile environments and aims to strengthen their ability to build secure lives and cope with environmental degradation and disasters risks. We are looking for an experienced and dynamic individual to support, co-ordinate and draw lessons from this work across Africa, South Asia and Latin America.

You should have experience in some of the following areas: sustainable livelihoods, farming systems, natural resource management, vulnerability and risk assessment, participatory appraisal approaches. You will also have international development experience, project management and communications skills.

Candidates must have the right to live and work in the UK.

Closing date for return of completed applications: 12th September 2010

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