Closing date: 5 October 2019
Job Type: Paid
Chief Executive, Europe – Internews
Internews is an international NGO whose mission is to empower people worldwide with the trustworthy, high-quality news and information they need to make informed decisions, participate in their communities, and hold power to account. In its 37 years history, Internews has worked in more than 100 countries, built hundreds of sustainable media organisations, and strengthened the capacity of thousands of media professionals and information entrepreneurs, who in turn have reached millions of people with quality, local information that improves lives. Internews operates within a unique Anglo-American strategic alliance delivering global programmes according to a shared vision and joint strategies.
The coming years are likely to see significant growth in Internews’ reach, impact and profile, with a focus both on the organisational challenges of delivering high quality at a greater scale, and on the opportunities to extend and deepen its engagement with partners, allies and supporters.
It is an exciting time to join Internews. The Board is seeking to appoint a Chief Executive to drive the organisation forward and shape a new strategy for the future. Alongside substantial leadership experience in an international context the new Chief Executive will be committed to the vision, mission and values of Internews. This is an opportunity for a leader with vision and ambition.
For further information please visit www.odgers.com/73322 and contact Sarah Lowndes Jones or Jose Ramon Bravo on 0207 529 8788.
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