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Senior Manager, Public Financial Management - Governance & Stability

Adam Smith International


Posted 4 weeks ago

Join our mission at Adam Smith International to transform societies by working on innovative governance and stability projects around the world.


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London, England, United Kingdom - Hybrid

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100% Remote- Worldwide

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Organisation summary: Adam Smith International is at the forefront of creating profound impacts by enhancing economies, ensuring societal safety, and improving government effectiveness globally. Partnering with forward-thinking governments, foundations, and companies, we're driven to tackle the world’s most pressing challenges with innovative solutions.

Role Summary:

  • Design and implement strategies for strengthening governance and promoting global stability.
  • Balance program delivery with business development activities.
  • Work closely under the guidance of the Head of PFM.
  • Contribute to the delivery of key international programs.

Role Requirements:

  • At least 5 years of professional experience, 3 of which should be in governance or related sectors.
  • Prior experience with FCDO, DFID, or FCO is essential.
  • Proficient technical knowledge in PFM and governance.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Good numerical skills, including intermediate Excel proficiency.

Benefits: We offer a competitive salary and benefits, opportunities for career progression, a dynamic work environment, flexible working arrangements, and a commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Adam Smith International is a global advisory company that works locally to transform lives by making economies stronger, societies safer, and governments more effective. We work on behalf of governments, foundations and companies that share our ambition to take on the big challenges facing the world.

The role entails working on the design and delivery of our work focused on strengthening governance and enhancing stability around the world. The successful candidate will split their time between programme delivery and business development, with a particular focus on delivery of major programmes. The role will report to our Head of PFM.

Job requirements include a minimum of 5 years professional experience, with at least 3 years in this sector. Experience working with FCDO, or previously DFID or FCO. Technical experience and understanding in PFM and governance related sectors. Ability to communicate with impact verbally and in writing. A good level of numeracy (e.g. ability to use Excel at an intermediate level).

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, a dynamic and friendly team environment, the opportunity to support a highly successful portfolio of programmes, and support to develop your skills and progress in your career. We are proud to support flexible working arrangements, and commit to make a success of flexible working arrangements wherever possible.

We are committed to continually improving the diversity of our workforce through the attraction, retention and development of a diverse range of talented people. We want people to be comfortable bringing their whole self to work and recognise that inclusion brings further opportunities for innovation and creativity.


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