Do you have experience with advocacy and international development?

Are you a natural leader and excellent communicator?

Have you worked in global health?

We are currently in search of a Secretariat Director for an International Social Service Organization. The position is based in Washington, D.C. This is a Permanent, full-time assignment.

ORGANIZATION TYPE: International Social Service Organization

LOCATION: Washington, D.C.

POSITION TITLE: Secretariat Director

DURATION: Permanent

SALARY: $100-110k/annual

Is This Your Dream Job? The Secretariat Director will facilitate the success of a unique and dynamic global health advocacy partnership, and manage a skilled secretariat team. This role reports directly to the Executive Director and has 5 direct reports.

Benefits Include:

·         401(k)

·         Employer pays 100% of monthly health coverage

·         Flexible spending accounts for transportation costs

·         Generous vacation time

Our Ideal Candidate:

Minimum of 7-10 years of professional experience specifically relating to:

  • Experience in international development and advocacy (ideally in the global health arena)
  • Facilitating international partnerships and coalitions with a commitment to multi-partner networked advocacy
  • Project and team management skills along with, planning and communications, an ability to think and operate strategically in a fast-changing campaigning environment, and a commitment to supporting partners’ advocacy efforts

How You Will Spend Your Day:

  • Manage a fast-paced and diverse portfolio of work handled by the Secretariat team, focused on partner support and coordination, policy and campaigns
  • Communicate the progress and impact of 13 core international partner organizations, and a larger network of individual and organizational contributors, to achieve global health advocacy goals
  • Facilitate shared influencing strategies, key areas of policy analysis, support the leadership group in managing the overall partnership, support donor engagement, and carry out Secretariat team management

We’d love to hear from you.

If this sounds like the job for you, we would love to help make that happen. Please submit a resume to cakhidenor@cnpstaffing.com with “Secretariat Director” in the subject line.

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