Traidcraft Exchange works in partnership with Traidcraft, the fair trade business, to promote justice and fairness in trade - on behalf of people in some of the world's poorest countries. Through development programmes in South Asia and East Africa, and policy, lobbying and campaigning in the UK, we have made a difference to millions of people.
Salary: Band 4. UK: £30,290 - £35,665 FTE , plus London Weighting if appropriate. International: Salary will be competitive and discussed on application
Location: Flexible. This role can be based in the UK, Nairobi, Dhaka or Delhi. While colleagues are currently working from home in the UK, we have offices in London and Newcastle upon Tyne and the post-holder would be expected to travel to one or other of these on a regular basis if UK based.
Contract and Hours: Permanent contract. Full time, 37 hours per week.
This position can be based in Nairobi, Dhaka, India (flexible), or the UK (will require travel to Newcastle upon Tyne or London).
To lead and drive the development of the Traidcraft Exchange (TX) Participatory Approach, methodology and tools, and support teams and partners to ensure quality, evidence of impact and learning from our new model of working.
Our new model is to identify, support and invest in farmer associations, worker collectives, social enterprises and civil society organisations that are challenging the negative impacts of mainstream trade and developing alternative business models that put people and planet first. We will provide technical support and accompaniment and will include small financial contribution using participatory grant making approaches
Thematic portfolios will guide our work and by putting #shiftthepower at the heart of our new model, we will root our work in the specific contexts in which we work through supporting and strengthening a local/national eco-system of businesses and partners.
At Traidcraft Exchange every member of staff is required to support our efforts to build our reputation, fundraise where they can and advocate on issues we campaign on.
Everyone is an ambassador; everyone is an advocate; everyone is a fundraiser.
This post will report to the Director of Programmes
You will work collaboratively with programme, policy and fundraising teams within Traidcraft Exchange to develop the ‘TX Approach,’ and a clear set of tools and methodologies that differentiates our work and reflects our commitment to shift the power, clearly demonstrating its value, impact, and learning.
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Understanding and skills around social investment
We would particularly welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds. Whilst Traidcraft Exchange is a Christian response to poverty, we welcome applicants from all faiths or none. We do ask that all staff members respect the Christian vision, ethos and culture of the organisation.
Full time, 37 hours per week.
Salary Band 3.
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