TechSoup Europe is the European division of TechSoup, headquartered in San Francisco. In the last 30 years, TechSoup has connected over 1 million nonprofits and delivered more than US$10 billion in technology tools and philanthropic services from over 90 corporate and foundation partners all over the world. TechSoup Europe together with 24 partner organizations, representing many different areas: capacity building, civic engagement, social innovation, or digital inclusion, helps nonprofits including grass-roots, small, local organizations in 48 European countries build their capacity. We equip changemakers with transformative technology products, knowledge, and services so they may benefit from technology and focus on their mission.
This is an exciting job for a professional Training Manager with an interest in social change through media literacy and technology. TechSoup Europe is hiring: let us know and apply!
The Training Manager role overview
We are looking for someone who will be able to plan and manage a series of trainings in media literacy for approximately 1500 people in 14 countries across Central and Eastern Europe. The role will involve shaping and leading a best-in-class network of approximately 50 local trainers. In addition, the TM will be responsible for ensuring the highest quality of training curricula (created by subject matter experts), and its localization (to done by regional partners in cooperation with local trainers), setting and sharing best educational practices, overseeing the delivery of local trainings for NGOs and activists which are led by TechSoup’s regional partners.
Successful Training Manager will need to be a strong and energetic facilitator, with a high level of credibility in training curriculum development, trainings and trainers’ evaluation, with a deep understanding of the adult learning process, as well as some relevant knowledge in the NGO capacity building or social change sector. In addition, the TM must have strong project management and team management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet multiple deadlines in a highly complex environment. This is a unique opportunity to play a critical role in the growth of the TechSoup Europe educational program for NGOs, its partners, and essentially the entire TechSoup global network.
The position will be based out of TechSoup Europe headquarters in Warsaw, Poland. You will be working out of creative and dynamic office in a highly matrixed environment. Be ready to travel (primarily within Central and Eastern Europe). Ability to work internationally - across different cultures, languages and in spite of the distance is an absolute must.
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