Vice President, Innovation05 Mar 2016, by Opportunities in
World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the root causes of poverty and injustice. World Vision US (WVUS) is currently seeking a Vice President of Innovation to develop the specific Innovation pipeline and best practices that will fuel ministry growth.
The VP, Innovation will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer, Edgar Sandoval, and will develop the culture, capabilities, principles and systems required to evaluate and successfully launch the organization’s best ideas. He/she will cast a vision, engage and enroll key stakeholders, and energize the entire organization to ensure executional excellence across the incredible spectrum of holistic programs and services that WVUS supports and sustains.
The ideal Vice President, Innovation candidate should have significant experience (10+ years) with Segmentation-led Innovation Models and in working across cultural and geographical contexts in global organizations. A Bachelor’s degree is required, with a Master’s degree in business, marketing, management or a related field strongly preferred. As this position is located in the Greater Seattle Area, the candidate must live in, or be willing to relocate.