Built Environment Programme Manager

Institute for Human Rights and Business


  • Location: London, New York, Washington DC (other locations considered)
  • Salary: £45,000-50,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Contract Type: Contract or consultancy agreement subject to UK. PAYE contracts can be offered to UK-based applicants.
  • Closing Date: 02/01/2019

The Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB) is dedicated to being a global centre of excellence and expertise on the relationship between business and internationally proclaimed human rights standards. IHRB is recruiting an experienced and dynamic Programme Manager who will be responsible for developing and driving IHRB’s new Human Rights in the Built Environment programme from scoping phase onwards. This exciting new programme will explore to what extent the built environment promotes, threatens or diminishes human dignity. It intersects with IHRB’s Migrant Workers programme with construction companies and others in the Gulf, and with the work of the Centre for Sport and Human Rights around the lifecycle of a mega-sports event.
This role is home-based, ideally in easy reach of London, New York or Washington DC. Consideration will be given to other locations if the case is made in the application. The applicant will be expected to already have permission to work in their location.
A 12 month agreement can be offered, renewable subject to funding, with a 3 month probationary period. This role can be either full time (5 days, 37.5 hours per week), or part-time (4 days, 30 hours per week) – please state which you are applying for in your application. Deadline for application: Wednesday 2nd January 2019, 9am UK time 

For more information about the position and how to apply please follow Link to Job.