Development Partnerships Manager (Donors)

June 16, 2022

Job Description

  • Lagos
  • Applications have closed

Elephant Healthcare - Remote

Elephant is a health technology company tackling the big problems in global healthcare. Founded by doctors and driven by technical expertise, we are building a platform that improves outcomes, reduces costs and makes healthcare accessible for all. Our software digitises medical clinics, connects patients with healthcare systems, and empowers practitioners and patients.
We are recruiting to fill tbhe position below:
Job Title: Development Partnerships Manager (Donors)
Location: Remote
Reports To: Director of International Expansion
Role Type: Full time, Permanent
Role Overview

The Development Partnerships Manager is responsible for the development and implementation of strategic plans to raise and maintain financial and material resources cost-effectively and time-efficiently.
Duties include overseeing and managing resource mobilisation efforts, building strong and successful relationships with external partners, and overseeing external communications with donors, partners, and other relevant parties.
By equipping governments in low and lower middle income countries with technology to digitise public sector primary care, Elephant Healthcare is transforming healthcare from the bottom up.
This is where the need is greatest, and where patients are least able to pay for healthcare. Development actors therefore play a critical role in this space as funders, advisors and implementing partners.
For Elephant to succeed in our mission of transforming healthcare for all, we need to work hand in hand with these partners to achieve our common objectives.
The Development Partnerships Manager will spearhead this effort, securing funding to scale our impact, forging partnerships with key donors, NGOs and academic institutions, and building Elephant’s visibility and voice in the development community.

Key Responsibilities

Develop and execute Elephant Healthcare’s global, and individual country-level, strategy for how to work with development partners to support our mission.
Secure funding from donors to scale our impact, from identifying opportunities through to building relationships with key funders, writing proposals and crafting our proposition.
Build partnerships with external stakeholders, such as NGOs, foundations and academic institutions.
Identify and participate in key networking events relevant to the development community, such as healthcare conferences and webinars.

Required Skills, Experience and Attributes

7+ years experience working for top tier management consulting, and/or;
Experience working for major donors or NGOs working within the health sector in senior positions
Entrepreneurial track record and temperament
Proven track record of building strong donor relationships and securing funding for large-scale health projects
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills and the ability to inspire and motivate others
We take progression seriously at Elephant, with strong performance, your salary and benefits will grow significantly as the company continues to grow.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online
Equal Opportunity Employer

At Elephant, we are committed to creating an environment where we can all be proud to work and be our best.
We invite you to bring your authentic self. Part of this commitment is being an equal opportunity employer.
All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics or disability.
We continue this commitment into your employment and will not tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind.


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