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Giselle Hamzo and Georges Kassouf, both Cash for Education Field Assistants, photographed at Relief International's Bekaa office in Lebanon. Elie Gardner/RI
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Head Office

Head Office Opportunities

Relief International’s Head Office — which we call the Global Support Team — operates out of four locations: Los Angeles, California, Washington, D.C., Paris, France, and London, UK.

Employment at Relief International provides challenging and rewarding opportunities to make a positive difference in the living standards of the communities we partner with in fragile settings across Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. Our organization is not too big for you to be noticed. And not too small to put robust systems and tools at your fingertips. We value efficiency and direct communication, and offer an environment where senior management listens to and learns from people across the staff. It’s a place where your voice will be heard and your vision will be seen.

Open Positions

Location

All Locations
Afghanistan
Africa
Bangladesh
Ethiopia
France
Ghana
Global
Iran
Iraq
Jordan
Kenya
Lebanon
Myanmar/Burma
Nigeria
Pakistan
Philippines
Remote
Somalia
South Sudan
Sudan
Syria
Turkey
UK
UK - London
USA
USA - Los Angeles, CA
USA - Washington, DC
Yemen

Please note, our application system, Taleo, is not compatible with Google Chrome.

HEAD OFFICE

Global Assurance Manager

UK - LONDON

RI Global Assurance supports the management teams and the Board by evaluating, and providing an independent assurance on the adequacy and effectiveness of the organization’s governance, risk management, and the controls and oversight arrangements in place.

 

The Global Assurance Manager will confidently lead, or be part of a team, on delivering high quality internal audit assignments, reviews, investigations and other work assigned on time and within budget. He/she will also influence and facilitate change within Relief International by contributing to the exchange of knowledge and learning within the organisation.  In addition, he/she will support the Global Assurance Director and the department in the development and implementation of Global Assurance and wider enterprise risk management improvement plans.

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HEAD OFFICE

Global Financial Planning and Analysis Coordinator

USA - WASHINGTON, DC UK - LONDON

Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) unit has the overall responsibility for the financial planning and reporting service supporting the growth and effective management of Relief International and its various business units.

The FP&A coordinator works with Director of FP&A to support the global finance team by providing leadership and coordination in the accounting, reporting and compliance efforts of Relief International.

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RI is seeking a consultant who is an expert on all matters GDPR and Data Protection to improve practice around data management and drive data protection compliance.

3.1 TARGET STAFF

The service will have the following primary internal stakeholders. This list is not exhaustive and may be revised during the pilot implementation period.

 

  • Headquarters (GSO – London, US, France)
  • Regional
  • Country (17 country presence worldwide)
  • Information and Technology (IT) department
  • Risk and Assurance department
  • Awards Management department
  • Technical Assistance department (programs)
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HEAD OFFICE

Communications Officer

USA - WASHINGTON, DC UK - LONDON

We are looking for an experienced Communications Officer to join our small and high performing Development & Communications team.  You will be excellent at spotting a story from conversations with our program teams and skilled at teasing out the interviews and imagery to take that story to our audiences. A skilled marketeer happy to get stuck in with implementation of insightful comms as well as contributing to the overall direction of Relief International’s communication campaigns.

You will work closely with team colleagues, consultants and external agencies both in the UK and USA.  You will also liaise with RI colleagues globally, in differing roles from Country Directors to Communications Focal Points (CFP’s) and other program staff. Highly personable, you will be able to build relations with these colleagues who are in different time zones, from different cultures and who are working to a range of priorities.

This role can be based in USA or UK and can be homebased, or with some days in the office in London or Washington DC each week, depending on COVID-19 restrictions. Some international travel to RI’s countries of operation to gather content may be required post COVID-19.

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HEAD OFFICE

Incident Management Officer

UK - LONDON

The Incident Management Officer will contribute to the achievement of the Risk Management and Assurance Department objectives. These objectives include ensuring accountable and robust systems, ethical incident management and effective risk management. The candidate will work with a diverse range of stakeholders across our international country and regional programs to provide administrative support to the reporting and management of incidents and the follow up of recommendations following investigation. The post holder will also support the rollout and implementation of RI’s Ethics and Security Incident Reporting and Management Policy.

The position involves analysis of data using software such as PowerBi and Excel to produce high quality reports for a range of stakeholders such as senior managers and the Board. Effective collaboration with different departments such as Human Resources, Global Assurance, Safety and Security and Safeguarding, with regards to policy compliance and ethical incident management, will be an important part of the job.

 

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HEAD OFFICE

Finance Officer

UK - LONDON

You will be supporting the UK Financial Controller with the production of the financial accounting and reporting. Be responsible for the daily treasury, general ledger operations and balance sheet reconciliations. Review and process grant funding plus supporting other teams in the organisation with financial information as they required, including forecasting.

Part of this role, you will also provide admin support role to a small UK office team of approximately 10-14 staff.

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The Development Officer will work closely with and support the Senior Director for Development and Communications based in Washington, to implement Relief International’s private fundraising plan. You will be primarily responsible for cultivating a portfolio of individual donors giving between $500-$25,000 to encourage repeat donations and increased giving levels. Including providing support to developing high-quality proposals for major donors.

Working as part of a small but highly ambitious and productive team, the Development Officer will have plenty of support, but will also be encouraged to develop their own ideas and to manage their own work. Working in a fast-paced, challenging, and intellectually stimulating work environment, the Development Officer will play an important role in supporting Relief International’s existing development efforts.

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HEAD OFFICE

Global Program Development Manager

USA UK REMOTE

The Program Development Manager (PDM) –is critical in bringing significant impact and opportunity of funding to our country programmes. You will thrive in an entrepreneurial senior team dedicated to building high-impact programming.  Your creative and relentless approach to driving results that will fuel RI’s strategy.

 

The PDM role is to work collaboratively with the Regional Directors and Regional Program Directors, country teams and with a direct senior-level reporting to the Sr. Director of Program Development. Responsible for donor engagement and capture management (approximately 30%) and managing and/or assisting in proposal development (approximately 70%).

 

As a key member of the global Program Development team is dedicated to building high impact programming by raising income from institutional donors (like the USAID, FCDO, EC, GAC and the UN). The Programme Development team is based across our global support office in Washington and London and supports Country Offices by helping them to design high-quality programmes, and by raising funds from institutional donors needed to implement them. You will thrive in an entrepreneurial senior team dedicated to building high-impact programming

 

Reporting to the Sr. Programme Development Director, your role will be supporting country teams and will be key in leading in donor liaison and engagement and capture management. A large proportion of your time will be supporting country teams in proposal development.

 

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