The IGC seeks to employ highly qualified, committed and passionate individuals to join our teams in London and around the world.

The IGC is currently advertising for the following positions:

IGC Country Programme Manager (Ethiopia)

DEADLINE: 7 December 2016

The Country Programme Manager (CPM) will support the Country Director in driving the growth and impact of the IGC programme in Ethiopia, by providing programmatic and managerial leadership. The CPM will have delegated responsibility for day-to-day management of IGC’s country programme operations and policy engagement, support country research projects, facilitate the interface with local stakeholders and lead on the delivery of strategic country programme activities (including events and policy products). The CPM will also oversee task management of the Country Economists.

Applicants should have strong economics skills and an understanding of policy relevant economic research including knowledge of quantitative and qualitative methodologies, demonstrable work experience in a policy environment, excellent communications and organisational skills and experience of project management (including both planning and delivery). Applicants must hold a MSc/MA degree in economics or in public policy with a strong economics background (a PhD in economics would be advantageous). Knowledge and experience in the Ethiopian policy sector is essential and team management or supervisory experience would be an advantage.

Application Instructions:

To apply, please visit the LSE Jobs website.

Closing date for receipt of applications is: 23:59 hours (GMT) on 7 December 2016.

We value diversity and wish to promote equal opportunities at all levels.