Careers

The IGC seeks to employ highly qualified, committed and passionate individuals to join our teams in London and around the world. We are currently hiring for:


Director of International Programmes and Impact (London)

We are seeking an exceptional Director of International Programmes and Impact to provide vision and overall direction for IGC programmatic policy engagement in our partner countries, and to help drive IGC’s strategic thinking as part of the Senior Management Team. Reporting to the IGC’s Executive Director, you will lead IGC’s impact strategy, providing strategic direction to evaluation and learning to maximise and promote IGC’s policy impact in our partner countries. You will be responsible for the effective management of our resident country teams and key donor relationships. You will work with some of the world’s top economic growth thinkers in an intellectually challenging, innovative, and collaborative environment and build high trust relationships with key stakeholders. You will bring a passion for delivering policy impact, a dynamic approach to evaluation and learning, a proven ability to inspire colleagues, and an impressive track record of programme delivery.

The position is based in the IGC head office at LSE with flexibility for hybrid work and is offered full time on an open-ended basis, subject to funding. We offer an occupational pension scheme, generous annual leave and excellent training and development opportunities. For this post, we may be able to offer visa sponsorship to the successful candidate.

For further information about the post and to apply, please visit the LSE Careers website.

The closing date for receipt of applications is: 23:59 hours (GMT) on 30 November 2022. Interviews will be held on 8th and 9th December.


Senior Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Officer (London)

The Senior Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Officer will report to the Head of MEL and work closely with the Evaluation and Learning Manager and teams across the IGC. They will be responsible for collecting, organising, analysing, sharing and learning from monitoring and evaluation data and information. The role’s core duties will revolve around delivery of the IGC’s MEL strategy. The role will have MEL responsibilities for a portfolio covering IGC country programmes and initiatives and will be required to capture and quality assure IGC project-level data, focusing on policy engagement and impact. As part of the MEL team the role will support on quarterly reporting and the Annual Report to the IGC’s primary funder (FCDO). The role will work with the Head of MEL in developing an organisation-wide results framework, representing IGC activities funded by multiple donors and will work with new grants to develop monitoring, evaluation and learning frameworks.

The position will be based in the IGC Head Office located within LSE, in central London and will be offered on an open-ended basis subject to funding to 30th September 2026. Starting salary will be £31,960 with progression in role. Exceptional candidates may start further up the salary band.

For further information about the post, please see the how to applyjob description and the person specification.

To apply for this post, please go to www.lse.ac.uk/LSEJobsIf you have any technical queries with applying on the online system, please use the “contact us” links at the bottom of the LSE Jobs page. Should you have any queries about the role, please email E.G.Spencer@lse.ac.uk.

The closing date for receipt of applications is: 23:59 hours (GMT) on Wednesday 30 November 2022. Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications.


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