Global Communities is an international development non-profit organization. Our mission is to create long-lasting, positive and community-led change that improves the lives and livelihoods of vulnerable people across the globe.
The Program Development Manager reports to the Director of Development Services and leads the regional business development strategy for her/his assigned region in coordination with her/his headquarters- and field-based colleagues. S/he manages international development proposal efforts from inception to submission, including leading the development of program strategy and designs for USG and other donors, directing field assessments, writing technical sections, identifying and negotiating partnerships, and providing budget strategy. To this end, the Program Development Manager identifies and cultivates relationships with potential donors, partners and key personnel, as well as follows trends in technical and/or regional areas.
The successful candidate has a broad background and experience in international development with demonstrated success leading program design development for major U.S. Government bids and has a deep understanding of the proposal process. This position offers opportunities to further develop technical skills and expertise across various technical sectors and geographic regions.
1. Leads new business strategy development and implementation in assigned region.
2. Leads or serves as the lead writer on proposal teams.
3. Builds relationships with potential donors, clients and strategic partners.
4. Undertakes all other duties and projects as may be assigned from time to time.
Global Communities is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. EOE/AA - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individual with Disabilities.