Position Title: Manager Program Development
Job Location: SDF Head Office – Islamabad
Position Report to: Director Programs
Staff Reporting to Position: Program Development Officer, Consultants
Salary Range: Scale 09, Benefits (Provident Fund, Life & Health Insurance, OPD)
The Manager Program Development leads efforts to respond to program development opportunities, with an emphasis on strategically increasing SDF’s portfolio of priority projects. This position independently oversees and manages teams comprised of consultants, and external partners to develop proposals in response to donor solicitations and organizationally-determined priority areas. The position develops and maintains specialized knowledge of specific regions, , and technical areas of interest to the organization. In developing proposals, s/he participates in or leads project design (depending on the size and complexity of the opportunity) and writes key sections of proposals, determines budget allocations, recruits consultants and personnel, and upon award liaises with program staff to ensure efficient project implementation. The position provides guidance and support for field-based proposal development initiatives, including conducting capture trips, interviewing and determining staffing for key personnel positions, screening local partners, and apportioning partner budgets. The position is held accountable for the high quality submission of all donor-related requirements by internally or externally-imposed deadlines. S/he contributes to the larger strategic development of the Program Development Department and serves in a least one leadership role for the department. S/he represents the organization externally with international and local partners as well as government and private donors.
The Manager Program Development will be responsible will be responsible to enhance his/her professional and personal growth as well as his/her team.
SDF strongly believes in staff’s professional development and capacity building. The district coordinator may also get an opportunity to participate in various local and international trainings / conferences.
Education and Experience
Sungi is an equal opportunity employer. Woman; minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.