Social Development Direct is a leading international provider of social development consultancy and research services. SDDirect is based in London and was established in 1999 as a small network of leading independent consultants and researchers committed to working with government and non-governmental organisations to improve the quality and impact of development assistance. We are committed to the eradication of poverty, global inequality and injustice and work with development partners in the north and south to this end. SDDirect is now an international network of over 200 professionals with expertise in social development, gender, human rights, political science, conflict and peace building, and governance with an in-house team of 10 social development specialists.
An SDDirect-led consortium, including ActionAid, International Rescue Committee (IRC), Womankind, and the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), is delighted to be managing the DFID contract ‘Tackling violence against women and girls (VAWG): Scaling up programme support to UK staff' - The Violence Against Women and Girls Helpdesk.
This year, to mark the 16 days of activisms against Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG), Social Development Direct is organising a small event in solidarity with women and men all over the world to fight for peace and raise awareness about violence against women and girls.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly experienced Project Management Lead to join the Social Development Direct team. We are looking for an individual with senior level project management experience to lead the development of project management processes in this fast growing business. The Project Management Lead will have oversight of the delivery of all our contracts, offering an exciting opportunity to lead the continuous improvement in all aspects of project delivery within our organisation, including the development of systems and procedures to support the delivery of our contracts to time to budget and to the highest professional standards. Download the Job Description HERE. Please send a cover letter and CV to email@example.com stating "Project Management Lead" in the subject line. The closing date for applications is 13:00 GMT, Monday January 6th 2014.