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Reference: 70770

Date Added: 18 April 2019
Closing Date: 17 May 2019

Job Title: Deputy Head of Measurement & Evaluation (maternity cover) DH01

Working For: New Philanthropy Capital

Location: London

Salary: £37,000-45,000 per annum plus benefits

Job Details

About NPC
NPC is recruiting for an experienced charity measurement or evaluation professional as Deputy Head of Measurement and Evaluation (Maternity cover) to lead evaluation and learning projects, and work with the unit head to lead the Measurement and Evaluation unit.

The Measurement & Evaluation unit is based in NPC’s Research and Consulting team, which works to improve the effectiveness of charities and funders through producing research and delivering consulting work for clients. It also works across the organisation to win, deliver, disseminate and promote research and client work. Our work is highly regarded in the sector, and we work with a range of clients including charities of all sizes, grant-making trusts, corporates, government and philanthropists.

With a reputation for leadership through ideas as well as expertise in working practically with charities and funders, we publish research and evaluation reports, thought pieces and practical guidance, and have helped numerous organisations and sectors improve their effectiveness.

About the role
This is an exciting opportunity if you have a passion for evaluation and for making the charity sector more effective. You will primarily undertake large and small evaluation and learning projects for charities and funders, but also have plenty of chances to contribute to NPC’s wider thinking, profile and engagement in the sector.

The ideal candidates will have a graduate degree 2:1 (or equivalent) and will have gained at least five years’ relevant experience in a consulting, research or evaluator role in professional services, public policy or the third sector. This experience should involve managing clients and acquiring new business or generating research funding. You will have excellent social research and evaluation skills, excellent large project management and stakeholder management skills, and be able to work flexibly and independently.

Maternity cover (expected 12 months contract)

Please visit our website (https://www.thinknpc.org/about-npc/work-at-npc/current-vacancies/)to download a copy of the job description.

Closing Date: 17 May 2019

Interview/Start Dates

First round interviews will take place week commencing 27th May and second round interviews will take place week commencing 03rd June.

Application Details

To apply, please send:

  • a cover letter providing your evidence of meeting the key skills and competencies noted above and in the job description
  • your CV
  • a completed equal opportunities form

to recruitment@thinknpc.org before the deadline of midnight on the closing date. Please include the job reference in the subject of your email along with where you saw the job advertisement. Your cover letter will be used in the initial screening of your application.

Website: https://www.thinknpc.org/

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