The job of a Save the Children’s UK CRM Programme Director is exciting and challenging.
If the answers to these questions are yes, we would love to hear from you!
To avoid disappointment, you are advised to submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a high volume of applications are received. This is to ensure that we can manage application levels whilst maintaining a positive candidate experience. Unfortunately once a vacancy has closed, we are unable to consider further applications.
Save the Children UK believes every child deserves a future. In the UK and around the world, we work every day to give children a healthy start in life, the opportunity to learn and protection from harm. When crisis strikes, and children are most vulnerable, we are always among the first to respond and the last to leave. We ensure children’s unique needs are met and their voices are heard. We deliver lasting results for millions of children, including those hardest to reach.
It is an exciting time for Save the Children, as we transition from our current CRM to onboarding a new Salesforce enterprise level solution. The CRM Programme Director will have strong leadership of similar cross-organisation implementation programmes and will be able unlock the potential of a critical project at a key time for Save the Children UK.
As the CRM Programme Director, you will lead and manage the CRM programme team in delivering our Salesforce platform, working with technology and business stakeholders delivering an enterprise technology solution and the organisational change the technology supports.
As a rights-based organisation, we are committed to anti-racism and actively opposed systemic oppression of any form. The role holder will also support our commitment to celebrate diversity, challenge inequality, and build an inclusive environment for every one of our employees so we can better represent the children we protect.
Reporting directly to the Executive Director of Fundraising & Marketing, you will focus on developing and managing the stakeholder relationships required to ensure success, providing leadership for change and maintaining coherence and integrity of the programme.
As Programme Director, you will:
Essential technical and professional skills
With a qualification (or good knowledge) of Agile and Scrum methodologies as well as programme and project management, you should have:
Save the Children UK is committed to diversity and equality of opportunity in all aspects of our work both external and internal. We strive to be an inclusive employer and particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups such as returning parents or carers who are re-entering work after a career break, people who are LGBT+, from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds, with a disability, impairment, learning difference or long-term condition, with caring responsibilities, from different nations and regions, and from less advantaged socioeconomic backgrounds.