Programme Coordinator (GPE)


Elrha is a global charity that finds solutions to complex humanitarian problems through research and innovation. We are seeking a Programme Coordinator to support our ambitious Global Prioritisation Exercise (GPE) which aims to support the humanitarian community to identify investment priorities for humanitarian research and innovation funding.

The role provides essential support for the successful delivery of the GPE by providing project management support and coordinating procurement, external engagement and general administration activities to enable the GPE team to operate effectively and efficiently.

Successful applicants will have excellent project management and organisation skills and experience of building relationships with internal and external stakeholders in the successful delivery of project activities. Your cover letter will also need to demonstrate that you have:

  • Experience of supporting procurement and contract management processes
  • Strong communications skills and the ability to communicate confidently and effectively with a range of different audiences
  • Good numeracy skills with the ability to process basic financial information
  • A flexible and proactive approach with the ability to prioritise work to meet competing deadlines.
  • An understanding of and interest in humanitarian work

Please note that we will assess your communication skills on the quality of your personal statement and CV as well as any presented achievements, so please ensure you complete the personal statement as part of the application process to explain how you feel you meet the requirements of the role and why you feel this is next career move for you.

If you are passionate about improving humanitarian response through research and want to be part of an organisation that creates positive change in the humanitarian sector, then join us and we’ll give you every opportunity to succeed.

How to apply

Please review the full job description for further details. When applying you will be taken through the Save the Children recruitment system.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Selected applicants will be initially invited to complete an online written assessment as a first stage of the process. Those who successfully complete this stage will be invited to attend an online interview.

Programme Coordinator (GPE) – Elrha