Senior Advisor - Business Planning & Development


Salary: circa £35k per annum
Location: Vauxhall, London, UK
Ref: C748

Why work for us?

Are you passionate about fighting poverty and injustice? Do you know how to build support for the economic empowerment of 30 million women?

Then being part of our Women’s Economic Empowerment team is the right place for you!

CARE believes that the economic empowerment of women is core to overcoming poverty and social injustice and it is a primary focus for our 2015-2020 global strategy. Our team is recognised across international NGO’s, global institutional donors, including DFID and USAID and leading foundations, as well as the private sector, providing leadership in developing and delivering innovative models for Women’s Economic Empowerment.

We are currently strengthening our team and are recruiting a high performing Senior Advisor - Business Planning and Development to lead on development and delivery of an ambitious, proactive and compelling resourcing strategy that will enable us to achieve our goal of economically empowering 30 million women.

About you

Working with funding teams across CARE globally, programme and policy experts on Women’s Economic Empowerment and country offices, you will lead on building the case for support and product design and development for Women’s Economic Empowerment for different donor audiences.

Our ideal candidate will combine their experience strategic business planning, delivery of major winning bids and belief in the importance of Women’s Economic Empowerment. You will be continuously thinking about potential new resource opportunities and know how to turn them into reality. You will enjoy collaborating with funding teams across CARE to deliver innovative and scalable support packages.

About CARE

CARE International is one of the world’s leading humanitarian and development charities. We fight poverty and injustice in the world’s most vulnerable places. We save lives in disasters and conflict. We stand with women, girls and their communities to achieve lasting change for a better future.

For a full candidate brief and an application form please refer to the jobs page of our website:

Closing date: 10am Tuesday 8 December 2015

Interview date: week commencing Monday 14 December 2015

Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.
  • Organization: CARE
  • Location: London
  • Grade: N/A - Level not specified
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Operations and Administrations
    • Accounting (Audit, Controlling)
    • Urban Development, planning and design
    • Operations and Administrations
    • Urban Development, planning and design
    • Project and Programme Management
  • Closing Date: 2015-12-08

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