AVPN Global Conference 2023 | 20 - 22 June 2023


Hong Kong SAR China India Indonesia Philippines Singapore

Program Manager, Academy (Full-time Contract)

Mid-Senior Level



About AVPN

AVPN is a unique funders’ network committed to building a vibrant and high-impact social investment community across Asia. AVPN’s mission is to catalyse the movement toward a more strategic, collaborative, and outcome-focused approach to social investing, ensuring that resources are deployed as effectively as possible to address key social challenges facing Asia today and in the future.

Job Description

We are seeking a Program Manager to join the Knowledge team at AVPN to lead the project delivery of its various learning programs and activities. The ideal candidate will have prior experience in end-to-end project management work, is adept at managing different stakeholders, and possesses leadership and organisational skills.



  • Project Planning and Strategy: Develop and execute comprehensive project plans aligned with the Academy and Knowledge strategies, outlining goals, timelines, and deliverables.
  • Stakeholder Management: Collaborate with various stakeholders including funders, investors, research consultants, university faculty, and internal teams to ensure alignment with program and partnership objectives. 
  • Resource Allocation: Efficiently allocate resources and manage budgets
  • Monitoring and Reporting: Track project progress, prepare regular status reports, and communicate updates to stakeholders.
  • Team Leadership: Lead and motivate cross-functional teams, fostering a collaborative environment conducive to innovation and achieving project milestones.


  • 5-10 years of proven experience in project management, preferably in learning and development
  • Experience in engaging with stakeholders from various backgrounds and seniority levels (i.e. government agencies, private corporations, social enterprises)
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Strong project and event management skills
  • Exceptional communication and writing skills 
  • Detail-oriented, self-starter and well organised in managing multiple stakeholders and timelines
  • Passionate about social impact and investment is a plus
  • Candidate ideally based off Singapore, Philippines, Indonesia, Hong Kong or India

Application Process

Please apply through our application form. Due to the high volume of applications, we will only notify candidates who have been shortlisted. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

AVPN is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage, actively pursue and celebrate diversity in our workforce. Our employment is strictly decided on the basis of merit and business priorities. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and especially encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. 

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