Brussel - Belgium
Senior Partnerships Manager, UK Government and European Donors
Contract: Permanent, Full-time
Location: The role can be based in the London, United Kingdom, or Brussels Region, Belgium subject to the right-to-work eligibility in the respective country.
Want to use your skills in Business Development and Donor relationships to play a vital role in making clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene normal for everyone everywhere?
We need passionate, creative and dedicated people. In return, you will be encouraged and empowered to be yourself at your very best. Together, we will make a bigger difference.
Join WaterAid as a Senior Partnerships Manager to change normal for millions of people so they can unlock their potential, break free from poverty and change their lives for good.
About the Team:
The role is part of WaterAid UK's Programme Funding and Partnerships (PFP) Team in the International Programmes Department. The PFP team contributes to WaterAid's mission by cultivating and securing income from institutional and non-institutional partners for all of WaterAid's programmes globally. The PFP team supports the effective design and delivery of restricted funded programmes, with a special focus on strategic, high value and/or complex opportunities. The Business Development Team (where this role is located) drive forward donor and partner engagement to maximise the strategic funding opportunities for WaterAid Programmes.
About the role:
The overall purpose of this role is to optimise funding from UK Government and Key European donors, through evolving and implementing a strategy for business development in line with the International Programmes' Dept's Restricted Funding Strategy. This will focus on ensuring WaterAid is well positioned for sustainable WASH programming.
As our ambitious and engaging Senior Partnerships Manager, you will drive a targeted networking and influencing approach and lead internal coordination to leverage our engagement successfully and optimise funding opportunities. You will provide the organisation with high level donor analysis and provide donor deep dives to help inform a range of internal audiences.
In this role, you will:
Closing date: Applications will close at 23:59 on 23rd February 2024. Shortlisting and interviews may take place on a rolling basis and the application process will close if a suitable candidate is found prior to the advertised closing date.
How to Apply: To see the full job pack, please click ‘Apply’.
Pre-employment screening: To apply for this post, you must be able to demonstrate your eligibility to work in the respective country. All pre-employment checks will be carried out according to the applicable laws in the respective country.
All our UK-based vacancies require a basic Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to comply with our Safer Recruitment policy.
Salary & Benefits: Salaries and benefits for different countries will vary in line with the location of the successful candidate and depending on experience. See further details below:
United Kingdom (London, Hybrid), Salary band £53,065 - £55,718 per annum depending on experience with excellent benefits
Brussels, Belgium: Attractive offer similar to the United Kingdom. Salary Ranges are based on various factors including the labor market, job type, job level, internal equity, and budget
Hybrid Working: UK location only - A minimum of 40% of working time is spent face to face, either in the London office or as a result of external engagement or travel for WaterAid. WaterAid is located at Canary Wharf, London and this will be your location and contract base for candidates based in the United Kingdom.