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Head of Programmes (South Asia)

We are recruiting a Head of Programmes (South Asia) to oversee all our programme work in the region. The successful candidate will work closely with our Regional Director, Head of Programmes (Africa) and Chief Executive to ensure our programmes demonstrate best practice.

This role will be based in Ahmedabad, India, but will involve significant travel within the region.

You will be an enthusiastic and experienced leader in programmes, grants management and operations who can design, manage, deliver and develop Motivation’s South Asia programme portfolio. You'll have proven experience in managing key areas of risk and problem solving.

Alongside our global team, you will also support our advocacy work to transform how disabled people access quality assistive technology products, services and training that enable them to reach their full potential.

You will provide leadership to a team of 4 programme staff, developing and monitoring activities against clear plans, while supporting them to adopt creative solutions to challenges and embrace new ideas.

➡Download the full job description and person specification.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter (max. 2 pages), outlining how you meet the person specification, with a CV (max. 2 pages).

Completed applications should be sent to by midnight (India time) on Sunday 25 Oct 2020.

Applications received after this deadline will not be considered.

Due to the high volume of applications, we will only contact those candidate shortlisted for interview.