Partnership and Collaboration Manager/ Associate

Job Category: Volunteer
Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: Any World-wide
Onsite / Remote: Remote

 

 

 

Partnership and Collaborations Manager or Associate (Volunteer)
United People Global

United People Global (UPG) is recruiting a Partnership and Collaborations Manager or Associate to support our growing community as part of contributing to our mission to make the world a better place. This work is at the heart of our community and it involves interacting with and serving our mission and our community. This is a volunteer role that comes with the following compensation and benefits:

  • Professional growth: add experiences and exposure to your CV that strengthen your professional profile in your chosen domain
  • Network: strengthen your professional and personal networks: be part of an internation network and a community that spans across world regions.
  • Purpose: there is the possibility to lead or to participate in activities that are meaningful to you.
  • Remote working
  • Possibility to do the role Part time or Full time
  • Flexible working hours
  • A diverse range of professional and functional experiences
  • Volunteers have priority for each new paid vacancy that opens up
  • Additional benefits are shared with the successful candidate

Position Description

  • Manage relationships with key collaborators and partners
  • Develop and implement a strategy related to funding sources, specifically grants and
  • partnerships
  • Manage specific projects and campaigns
  • Develop and implement strategies related to optimize UPG’s collaborations
  • Collaboration and project design: participate in the design of collaborations and also of
  • specific projects
  • Conduct ongoing research on collaboration and funding opportunities.
  • Write, edit and submit funding proposals
  • Monitor funding received to ensure appropriate deployment
  • Impact optimization: make and implement proposals to optimize the impact to beneficiaries
  • of specific projects
  • Write brief summaries as well as longer reports on the use of funding received
  • Stay up to date with local and global developments and news
  • Stay connected to activities to stay updated on developments within the community

Qualified candidates are welcome with a variety of skills. No single candidate is expected to possess all qualifications as the selected candidate brings their unique set of skills to our work and complements a team.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Associate’s degree in social sciences, education, communications, or related field.
  • Master’s degree holder or Candidate for a Master’s degree is an advantage.
  • Prior similar experience with business development, partnership development, grants management, sales and/or marketing, or project management is an advantage
  • Prior experience managing campaigns or movements is an advantage
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • A good network of potential partners and supporters who may care about one or more of UPG’s activities is an asset
  • Strong listening skills
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of cross-functional teams.
  • Communication skills both orally and written
  • Ability to write professionally and to edit written work in English is an advantage
  • Ability to work with and respect confidential information of stakeholders.
  • Previous experience in or willingness to learn about working with communities and/or the non-profit sector is an asset

Location: The role is remote.

Dates: The initial duration is between 3 months and 1 year for this role. An extension is possible based on performance.
Employment rate: Part-Time or Full-Time

Remuneration: This is a volunteer position.

Application deadline: Application is on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

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