Susanne Schirmer is the programme manager for the DFID-funded Coalition for Religious Equality and Inclusive Development (CREID). She has worked at IDS since 2010 in a variety of roles, including providing project coordination for projects funded by DFID and SDC and in the Fundraising and Development Office.
Susanne has more than 20 years’ experience in administrative and project management roles and completed a MA in Rural Development in 2006. In her previous role as grants coordinator in the IDS Fundraising and Development Office she supported a large number of funding proposals, including aspects of partnership building and consortium development.
In her current role as programme manager for the newly-established CREID programme she works closely with the programme director and consortium partners in delivering the programme.